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Picture special: City train sights on Chelsea

Nick Cushing’s City squad were in high spirits as we rounded off preparations ahead of Sunday’s crucial FA Women’s Super League assignment away to fellow high-fliers Chelsea.

The stakes couldn’t be higher for the joint leaders with Chelsea lying just two points behind us in third place but with a game in hand.

However, skipper Steph Houghton and her colleagues will step out on Sunday buoyed by the huge confidence boost of a five-match run of victories.

And, as our training gallery shows, despite the worst of the Manchester weather, the City players were in great spirits as we finalised the build-up for Chelsea.

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