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Manchester City Women FC triumph at Wembley

14-May-2017
14-May-2017 23:50
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Manchester City Women FC lifted the FA Women's Cup in a confident and clinical 4-1 performance against Birmingham City Ladies FC before a record crowd of 35,271 on Saturday.

The win heralded the domestic treble for Manchester City, adding the FA Cup to the WSL1 league title and Continental Cup.

Lucy Bronze settled Man City's nerves with a near post header on 18mins. Isabel Christiansen added a 2nd on 25mins. Carli Lloyd- world player of the year-put the game beyond Birmingham's reach with a header on 32mins.

Charlie Wellings secured a consolation goal for Birmingham on 73 mins, but Jill Scott replied to maintain the three goal advantage on 80 mins.