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  1. WATCH: Man City v Birmingham City highlights

    Man City 1-1 Birmingham City

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    Video caption: Highlights: Brilliant Bronze gives Man City opening draw against Birmingham
  2. Lloyd denied again at the death

    Man City 1-1 Birmingham City

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    Video caption: Lloyd denied by another great Berger save
  3. Lloyd denied by great Berger save

    Man City 1-1 Birmingham City

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    Video caption: Lloyd denied by great save
  4. SUBSTITUTION

    Man City 1-1 Birmingham City

    Andrine Hegerberg makes way in Birmingham's final change and she is replaced by Marissa Ewers.

  5. SUBSTITUTION

    Man City 1-1 Birmingham City

    Paige Williams comes on for Birmingham's hobbling goalscorer Emily Westwood. 

  6. SUBSTITUTIONS

    Man City 1-1 Birmingham City

    Manchester City make a double substitution with Kosovare Asllani and Jen Beattie coming off to be replaced by Jill Scott and Megan Campbell. 

    Birmingham also make a change as Charlie Wellings comes on for Coral-Jade Haines.

  7. SUBSTITUTION

    Man City 1-1 Birmingham City

    Jane Ross replaces Georgia Stanway for Man City.

  8. WATCH: Bronze equalises for Man City

    Man City 1-1 Birmingham City

    Lucy Bronze runs down the right and deftly slots in at the far post. A brilliant finish from the right-back.

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    Video caption: Lucy Bronze deftly slots in at the far post
  9. HALF-TIME

    Man City 0-1 Birmingham City

    Good chances for both sides but Birmingham remain 1-0 ahead going into the break courtesy of Emily Westwood's opener, which you can watch below. 

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    Video caption: Emily Westwood opens the scoring for Birmingham
  10. WATCH: Harrop almost doubles Birmingham's lead

    Man City 0-1 Birmingham City

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    Video caption: Kerys Harrop drags a chance wide of the post
  11. WATCH: Chance for Man City to equalise

    Man City 0-1 Birmingham City

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    Video caption: Lucy Bronze has a chance to equalise from a corner
  12. WATCH: Westwood puts Birmingham ahead

    Man City 0-1 Birmingham City

    Emily Westwood heads home from a corner delivered by Coral-Jade Haines.

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    Video caption: Emily Westwood opens the scoring for Birmingham
  13. WATCH: Very early Man City chance for Lloyd

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    Video caption: Manchester City almost score within the first minute
  14. Post update

    Man City 0-0 Birmingham City

    Manchester City are playing a 4-3-3 formation with Georgia Stanway leading the line.

    Birmingham City are lined up in a 4-4-2 formation with Ellen White and Ellie Brazil up top.

  15. Team line-ups

    Man City v Birmingham City

    Man City: Roebuck, Bronze, Houghton, Beattie, McManus, Walsh, Middag, Asllani, Christiansen, Lloyd, Stanway

    Birmingham City: Berger, Sargeant, Westwood, Mannion, Harrop, Stringer, Carter, Hegerberg, Haines, White, Brazil