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Simon Parker Column

HE SHOOTS, HE SCORES: Josh Carson dispatches York's winning spot-kick to sink City

Bradford City take dim view over York light show

Rover and out: George Green finished last season on loan with Tranmere, who were relegated from the Football League

COMMENT: Green around the gills: Former Bantams wonderkid learns football's harsh lesson

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Phil Parkinson applauds the fans after City's stunning FA Cup win at Chelsea – a result that attracted takeover interest

Column: Parkinson can be sure of landslide win with any Valley Parade public vote

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John Terry is a picture of anguish as Paris St Germain bundle Chelsea out at Stamford Bridge

Greed may be good but it's not the best as Premier League bubble is burst

Jose Mourinho used his TV interview to voice his anger at a perceived "conspiracy" against Chelsea

Parkinson is not asking for Special treatment just fair treatment over penalties

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The live TV cameras were conspicuous by their absence from Valley Parade as City humbled Sunderland

Aunty Beeb shame football family by snubbing FA Cup magic at Bradford City

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GROUNDS FOR CONCERN: Gary Liddle and Colchester striker Chris Porter clash last week at Valley Parade. The U’s scorer described the pitch as the worst he had ever played on

Turf war: Debate reaches fever pitch after Parkinson’s post-match rant

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The showmanship of players like Peter Wright has ensured that darts remains as popular as ever with fans

Darts still hitting its target audience

Ridwana Wallace-Laher with Grange Technology College pupils, who are all City season-ticket holders

VIDEO: Bradford City: People play the race card but that's nothing to do with it. Society is changing...

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Stuart McCall left the Motherwell hot-seat on November 2 and is missing the daily buzz of managing a club

Enough of the horse play, McCall can't wait for return to managerial saddle

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Simon Parker column: German lesson that fickle fans could do with learning

Jake Speight, middle, celebrates his penalty at Hereford in 2011 with Robbie Threlfall and James Hanson. The home side are now reduced to playing in the Southern League

Simon Parker column: Hereford dis-United by familiar tale of off-field woe

Ashley Ward, left, and Robert Molenaar feel the force of Everton's attack on the day that City were relegated from the top flight in 2001 – the subject of a new book

Simon Parker column: Bradford City's demise from top flight brought to book by fan

The frustration is clear as Aaron Mclean reacts to a chance going begging at Barnsley

Comment: Was Bantams' Aaron Mclean gamble an expensive mistake?

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Billy Knott runs off in sheer ecstasy after his stunning strike in front of the Kop

Coach from junior days Knott surprised by Bradford City midfielder's Valley Parade thunderbolt

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Danny Cadamarteri had two spells in a City shirt - one of 11 clubs that he played for

Cadamarteri returns to his roots to teach next generation

Stan Collymore celebrates scoring for City against Leeds

Jamie Lawrence: I know what beating Leeds would mean to Bradford City fans

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City trialists Reggie Lambe, left, and Achille Campion celebrate one of the Frenchman's goals against Park Avenue

Campion happy to navigate trial by numbers

Brazilian superstar Neymar wipes away a tear during a press conference and sums up the mood of his nation

Simon Parker column: Broken Brazil won't go nuts about finishing third

Simon Parker column: German win a must for World Cup feel-good factor

ALL SMILES: Spectators watch the peloton ride up Main Street in Haworth as Yorkshire embraces the Tour de France

Simon Parker column: It's au revoir not a final farewell to Tour de Yorkshire

Mark Cavendish is everyone's tip to win the opening Yorkshire stage of the Tour de France today

Vive Le Tour! Soak up the greatest free sporting show on earth

England captain Alastair Cook confronts Sri Lanka counterpart Angelo Mathews about his role in the Jos Buttler run-out affair

Simon Parker column: Headingley set to cash in on run-out hype

Roy Hodgson’s squad appear eager to express themselves at the World Cup

Simon Parker column: Come on Italy – oh, and England as well

The Footballer’s Journey

Simon Parker column: Branston guide to avoiding pro football’s pitfalls

Yaya Toure apparently feels unloved by his Manchester City employers

Simon Parker column: Respect? Giant Toure behaving more like a little boy

Former Bradford League player Lou Vincent

Simon Parker column: Match-fixing scandal shatters cricket illusion

Guiseley fans among the 4,500-plus crowd at Altrincham who watched their play-off final

Simon Parker column: Fans’ protests show depth of feeling against League Three bombshell

HISTORY MAKERS: Alan Connell drinks in City’s Wembley triumph with his team-mates. Now he faces the ultimate survival fight at Northampton, along with fellow former Bantams Matt Duke and Ricky Ravenhill

Former Bantams trio desperate to avoid making history of a different kind

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DAVID MOYES: Did not appear to be respected by United players

Did Fergie know about Moyes bombshell on Valley Parade trip?

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Coventry packed them in at the fabulous Ricoh Arena (pictured) but now it’s a case of spot the fan at Sixfields, their new ‘home’

Silence speaks volumes about Coventry’s plight

Mark Stallard donned fancy dress for the video to show what a gran-tastic sport he is

Former Bantams player Stallard a smash hit in England World Cup song

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During the trials and tribulations of the 2006-07 season, City had to sell their top scorer, Dean Windass, and their best winger, Jermaine Johnson (pictured)

Bantams fans can scratch those thoughts of a seven-year itch

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City players celebrate their Capital One Cup quarter-final victory over Arsenal last season

Simon Parker column: As Wenger hits 1,000 not out, here’s three games at Bradford City he won’t care to remember

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Peter Wright was among the star names in Premier League action

Simon Parker column: Yorkshire rises to the occasion for darts spectacular

OFF-KEY: Wayne Rooney won’t be setting the world alight in Brazil judging by his recent England displays

Singing the blues over England’s World Cup chances

NUT JOB: Alan Pardew plants a headbutt on David Meyler

Bantams coach in the news as Pardew case brought to a head

After much venting of spleens on previous regimes and the RFL, all eyes turn to the administrators, who have no margin for error when choosing the next owners

All Bradford Bulls fans can do now is wait and hope

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Kimberley would surely pack ’em in at Valley Parade

Kimberley would surely pack ’em in at Valley Parade

Did you spot the face in the crowd at Euro 2016 draw?

Did you spot the face in the crowd at Euro 2016 draw?

Carl McHugh celebrates his winning goal against Port Vale

Simon Parker column: Bradford City winter woes are nothing new

Phil Taylor’s air of invincibility has gone

Simon Parker column: Phil Taylor just another competitor without fear factor

Lionel Messi celebrates opening the scoring for Barcelona at Manchester City

Simon Parker column: Excuses can’t hide fact British clubs were shown up by European neighbours in Champions League

Phil Parkinson’s Wembley exploits have put him among the pantheon of top Bantams managers but the defeat at Carlisle has left the City chief feeling under increasing pressure

From Wembley thrills to February chills for Bradford City boss Phil Parkinson

Mark Stewart failed to score in 15 appearances for City

Simon Parker column: Stewart saga just won’t go away

There were too many occasions when Kevin Pietersen appeared to be playing for himself rather than the team

Simon Parker column: No winners in Pietersen episode

Michael Laudrup was sacked less than 12 months after guiding Swansea to victory in the Capital One Cup final

Simon Parker column: Sacked Laudrup a victim of Wembley curse

Medics tend to stricken City winger Kyel Reid after his season-ending knee injury at Sheffield United

Simon Parker column: Could injury signal the end of Reid in a Bradford City shirt?

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Sunderland players celebrate after beating Manchester United on penalties

Simon Parker column: League Cup has taken over as the nation’s favourite

THANKS BUT NO FLANKS: Playing as the main striker was a key factor behind Aaron Mclean’s decision to sign for the Bantams

Mclean up front about his desire to be hit at Bantams

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