Women's Team

Cushing nominated for FA WSL Manager of the Month

RELAXED: Nick Cushing was in good spirits before kick-off.
Nick Cushing has been nominated for the FA WSL Manager of the Month award for January.

The 35-year-old, who is approaching his final week at the Club before embarking on a new adventure as Assistant Manager of New York City FC, guided his side to four victories from four, to kick-off 2020 in style.

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City defeated Tottenham Hotspur, Everton, Sheffield United and Birmingham over the course of the month, netting 13 goals and conceding just twice, to move top of the league table on goal difference.

The triumph over the Blades also secured a place in the semi-finals of the Continental Cup.

Cushing's side next face Manchester United in the FA Women's Cup fourth round (Saturday 25 January, 12:45pm) before travelling to Arsenal in the Conti Cup final four on Wednesday 29 January (7:30pm).

Our next home game marks Cushing's final match in charge, as we welcome Arsenal to the Academy Stadium in a top-of-the-table clash on Sunday 2 February (2pm). Tickets for all home games are available to buy online or at the Etihad Stadium Ticket Office.

Vote for Nick in the FA WSL Manager of the Month award here. Voting closes at noon on Monday 27 January.

Good luck, Nick!

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