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Manchester United held to 2-2 draw by Manchester City in WSL derby

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MANCHESTER, England, Oct 9 (Reuters) – Manchester United scored two second-half targets however Manchester City, who had 10 gamers for a lot of the match after Georgia Stanway was despatched off, grabbed some extent in an exhilarating 2-2 draw in their Women’s Super League derby conflict on Saturday.

Visitors City noticed Stanway dismissed in the thirty fifth minute when she was given a straight purple card for a harmful studs-up problem on Leah Galton, however they nonetheless managed to take the lead via Khadija Shaw three minutes later.

United struck again in the second half with quick-fire targets by Lucy Stanforth and Alex Russo in the 72nd and seventy fifth minutes respectively, however Ellen White pulled the guests stage once more 4 minutes later with an opportunistic end.

The level lifts United to third spot in the desk on 10 factors after 5 video games, whereas City are ninth on 4 factors with the opposite 10 WSL groups set to play on Sunday.

Reporting by Philip O’Connor; Editing by Ken Ferris

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Soccer Football - Women's Super League - Manchester United v Manchester City - Leigh Sports Village, Britain - October 9, 2021  Manchester United's Alessia Russo celebrates scoring their second goal with teammates Action Images via Reuters/Molly Darlington

Soccer Football - Women's Super League - Manchester United v Manchester City - Leigh Sports Village, Britain - October 9, 2021  Manchester City players and staff huddle after the match Action Images via Reuters/Molly Darlington

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