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One of football's oldest rivalries enters a new chapter in Manchester

Manchester, England (CNN)All bitter rivalries have their beginnings, a match or moment that sparks decades-long tussles for bragging rights between sets of fans.For Manchester City and Manchester United's women's sides, theirs began Saturday at the Etihad Stadium in what was the first professional local derby between the two teams.More than 31,000 fans -- a huge Women's Super League (WSL) record by over 25,000 -- were present for the historic meeting, a match that will be remembered in particular for a moment of individual brilliance courtesy of Caroline Weir.The City midfielder's stunning long-range strike at the start of the second half was enough to give her side a narrow victory and write her name in derby day folklore.Visit CNN.com/spo ...
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