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As is tradition, the annual season squad photo has taken place, as City's women's team and backroom staff gathered at the Academy Stadium to mark the new campaign.

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With the click of a camera, the 2019/20 season officially starts here!

Proudly showcasing our stunning silverware, the FA Cup and Continental Cup Champions were all smiles as anticipation and excitement builds ahead of the new season.

Unfortunately, due to her recovery from her recent knee surgery, new signing Ellen White was unable to attend.

The squad were joined by special guests from the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital and Francis House, who were invited to sit with the squad.

City kick-off the 2019/20 Super League campaign with a mouth-watering Manchester Derby, hosting Manchester United on Saturday 7 September at 3pm at the Etihad Stadium in the first encounter between the sides since the league was formed. Tickets are available and kids go FREE – don’t miss out!

View our exclusive gallery from a fun day of snapping below...