Stockport County’s first League Two play-offs appearance for 15 years saw them edged out by a single goal in a late Saturday meeting at Salford City.
Mayor of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham and former England international Karen Bardsley have joined with The FA to call on schools across the city-region to do more to help girls get into football.
Manchester City returned to profit last year as turnover rose by 19 per cent to £569.8m.
A man, arrested at Monday’s Emirates FA Cup tie between Manchester United and Aston Villa, has been jailed and given a Football Banning Order.
Manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer admitted Manchester United’s season has not been a success following a second-place finish in the Premier League and losing in the final of the Europa League.