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City's women's team are back in business, reporting for duty at the City Football Academy as the league resumes following the international break.

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Nick Cushing's squad have been scattered around the world, representing their countries in friendlies and Euro Qualifiers, but now the team are back on home soil, setting sights on Saturday's crucial FA Women's Super League clash against Birmingham.

We host the Solihull outfit in a 2pm kick-off at the Academy Stadium, looking to pick up where we left off with our seventh win of seven, and the team put in the hard yards on the training pitches on Thursday afternoon.

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