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Bradford City system blows Crawley away

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Crawley v City
City players celebrate their second goal scored by Billy Knott (9479907)

7:54am Wednesday 20th August 2014

CITY soared into second spot in the fledgling League One table after a win at Crawley that left Phil Parkinson raving: That's the best so far.

Seconds out as Bradford City impress at Broadfield

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Crawley v City
Jason Kennedy tries to halt Bobson Bawling (9479593)

6:44am Wednesday 20th August 2014

Crawley 1, City 3

FT: Crawley 1 City 3

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

6:20pm Tuesday 19th August 2014

City kept up their impressive start to the new season as three second-half goals blew away Crawley's 100 per cent record tonight.

Bradford City under captain's orders to remain unbeaten

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: SOLID START: Stephen Darby has yet to taste defeat since taking over as City captain from Gary Jones

7:57am Tuesday 19th August 2014

STEPHEN Darby has no intention of surrendering his unbeaten record as City skipper tonight.

Parkinson: Mclean's hour has come for Bradford City

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Aaron Mclean is closing in on his first start following his pre-season calf injury

6:43am Tuesday 19th August 2014

AARON Mclean is getting primed for his first City start of the season this week.

It's all change for new-look Crawley

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Billy Clarke is challenged by Blackburn's Corry Evans

6:05am Tuesday 19th August 2014

CRAWLEY were the final visitors to Valley Parade last season – but do not use that game as any kind of form guide.

Bradford City release ticket details for Leeds clash

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Bradford City fans celebrate promotion

7:02pm Monday 18th August 2014

TICKETS for City’s Capital One Cup derby with Leeds will go on sale from 9am tomorrow.

Pickford backed to build on Bradford City clean sheet

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Mason Bennett battles with the Walsall defence during a promising City debut

7:16am Monday 18th August 2014

STEVE Parkin expects Jordan Pickford to grow into his role of City number one after his first clean sheet.

Only knockout blow missing from Bradford City's trip to Walsall

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Andrew Davies battles with Walsall's dfence (9374197)

6:09am Monday 18th August 2014

Walsall 0, City 0: WHAT a difference a wonder goal makes. City's latest trip to Walsall bore many similarities to last season: chess-match passing games cancelling each other out, defensive discipline at both ends and a strict premium on scoring chances.

FT: Walsall 0 City 0

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

2:05pm Saturday 16th August 2014

City made it back-to-back away clean sheets with a goalless draw at Walsall this afternoon.

Parkin praises City work ethic but wanted more cutting edge

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

6:01pm Saturday 16th August 2014

ASSISTANT manager Steve Parkin felt City lacked an attacking edge in this afternoon’s goalless draw at Walsall.

Bradford City on their travels again in JPT

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: City logo

10:20am Saturday 16th August 2014

City have been drawn away to Oldham in the first round of the Johnstone's Paint Trophy.

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

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

10:00am Saturday 16th August 2014

SUNDAY, October 29, 2000; I was still a T&A novice sleeping on a mate’s floor in the first month of the job.

Bradford City boss Phil Parkinson set to shuffle his pack

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Alan Sheehan, centre, will miss tomorrow's match at Walsall due to a family bereavement

7:03am Friday 15th August 2014

PHIL Parkinson has vowed to keep City’s opponents guessing by switching his resources through the hectic first month.

Everyone's laughing after cracking cup draw against Leeds United, says Knott

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

9:40am Friday 15th August 2014

BILLY Knott thought Oliver McBurnie was joking when the youngster texted to tell him Leeds were heading for Valley Parade.

Bantams pace ace Bennett will take time to get up to speed

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

10:00am Friday 15th August 2014

HOT prospect Mason Bennett will be eased into City’s plans as he kicks off a half-season loan.

Parkinson buzzing at 'cracking' Capital One Cup draw with Leeds United

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

7:10am Thursday 14th August 2014

EXCITED Phil Parkinson reckons Valley Parade will be rocking like it did for the Wembley season when City face Leeds later this month.

Show us you 'goal face' Bantams fans

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: (9288012)

3:09pm Thursday 14th August 2014

DO YOU love the Bantams? Show us how much by tweeting a picture of you or your friend’s jubilant face straight after City score a goal by adding the hashtag #tandagoalface.

Bradford City draw Leeds in Capital One Cup

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The Capital One Cup trophy

10:05pm Wednesday 13th August 2014

City will face Leeds at Valley Parade in the second round of the Capital One Cup.

You have to hand it to Bradford City striker Mclean

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

7:00am Wednesday 13th August 2014

PHIL Parkinson shrugged off the controversy over Aaron Mclean’s late Capital One Cup winner at Morecambe as City dream of a potential second-round windfall.

Wad a hero as under pressure Bantams top-earner Mclean picks Morecambe's pockets

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

7:20am Wednesday 13th August 2014

Morecambe 0 Bradford City 1

FT: Morecambe 0 City 1

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

6:31pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

Aaron Mclean’s controversial late strike saw off League Two Morecambe and put City into tomorrow’s Capital One Cup second round draw.

Bradford City snap up Derby hot prospect Bennett

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

5:33pm Tuesday 12th August 2014

City have signed teenage striker Mason Bennett on loan from Derby until January.

Bantams boss Parkinson on a cup fundraising mission

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

9:41am Tuesday 12th August 2014

PHIL Parkinson is hungry for another City cup run this season so he can splash the cash on further squad building.

‘Minds on job or cup shock could be on cards’, warns Bantams defender McArdle

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

9:55am Tuesday 12th August 2014

RORY McArdle will draw on the experience of City’s 2013 Capital One Cup heroics to help them avoid a banana skin at Morecambe tonight.

Shrimps boss Bentley: Bantams' Capital One Cup run put lower leagues on map

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Former Bantam Kevin Ellison scored Morecambe's first goal in their 3-0 win at Dagenham on Saturday

9:36am Tuesday 12th August 2014

MORECAMBE boss Jim Bentley reckons tonight’s Globe Arena clash is one of the stand-out ties of the Capital One Cup first round.

Hanson hails Kennedy's 'magic' touch after Bradford City beat Coventry

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: James Hanson's opening goal beats Coventry keeper Ryan Allsop. The striker heaped praise on beleaguered midfielder Jason Kennedy for his match-winning second

7:05am Monday 11th August 2014

TWO-goal James Hanson diverted the praise on to team-mate Jason Kennedy for City’s flying start to League One.

Hanson display leaves Bantams fans light-headed but it's a dark day for Pressley

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: James Hanson rises above Coventry's Jordan Willis to head home his first goal of the season

8:03am Monday 11th August 2014

Bradford City 3 Coventry City 2

VIDEO: Parkinson reaction as Bradford City make their mark with win on first day

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

7:24pm Saturday 9th August 2014

City’s flying start to the season put down a marker at Valley Parade, insisted Phil Parkinson.

FT: City 3 Coventry City 2

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

1:29pm Saturday 9th August 2014

James Hanson’s headed double ensured City made a winning start to the league campaign for the first time in six years.

Rou beauty! Parkinson delighted with double swoop

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

7:30am Saturday 9th August 2014

PHIL Parkinson yesterday hailed the addition of Christopher Routis and Filipe Morais as he prepares to make a call on Achille Campion.

City hand Routis a one-year deal

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

3:06pm Friday 8th August 2014

PHIL Parkinson received a major boost today after defender Christopher Routis became Bradford City's fifth new signing of the week.

Bradford City snap up winger Morais

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

10:12am Friday 8th August 2014

Filipe Morais today gave Bradford City a much-needed boost by joining them on a short-term contract.

Depth of Bantams squad 'isn't good enough' admits Parkinson

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

8:00am Friday 8th August 2014

PHIL Parkinson has warned that City’s squad is still a “long way” from where he needs it to be heading into tomorrow’s League One opener at home to Coventry.

Police to mount crackdown against car crime on Bradford City matchdays

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

6:32am Friday 8th August 2014

POLICE have teamed up with Bradford City to tackle the problem of car crime on matchdays this season.

Jordan Pickford ready for 'biggest game of his Football League career'

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Jordan Pickford will start tomorrow's League One opener at home to Coventry

9:47am Friday 8th August 2014

HAVING joined Sunderland as an eight-year-old before earning England caps at every youth level, Jordan Pickford’s pedigree is not up for debate.

Bantams are 11-1 to be promoted

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Aaron Mclean is 25-1 with Sky Bet to finish as League One's top goal-scorer

9:19pm Friday 8th August 2014

AS THEY go into their opening match at home to Coventry City today, Bradford City are an 11-1 shot with league sponsors Sky Bet to be promoted from League One.

Andrew Davies column: We must aim for the play-offs this season

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Andrew Davies

8:14pm Thursday 7th August 2014

THE new season is here at last and I am extremely excited.

We've got more than one captain, says Bantams boss Phil Parkinson

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Gary Liddle has used pre-season to build up an understanding with the other City new boys

7:26am Thursday 7th August 2014

CITY'S streamlined squad may be a cause for concern as the season approaches but they do not lack for leadership.

Parky Phils his boots as Bantams score a triple whammy!

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

7:00am Wednesday 6th August 2014

PHIL Parkinson admits the acquisition of Ben Williams, Matt Urwin and Mo Shariff has given City’s squad a much-needed boost.

Bradford City sign up Ben Williams, Matt Urwin and Mo Shariff on non-contract terms

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

10:26am Tuesday 5th August 2014

BRADFORD City have today confirmed the signing of goalkeepers Matt Urwin and Ben Williams and winger Mo Shariff on non-contract terms.

In Parky we trust! Bantams defender Andrew Davies confident numbers will add up in time for kick-off

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Andrew Davies reckons Adam Lallana can be a World Cup star

7:46am Tuesday 5th August 2014

ANDREW Davies trusts Phil Parkinson to fill any holes in City’s squad for the new season.

Sheehan happy to be put on the spot by Bradford City

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Alan Sheehan is expected to take on the penalty role for City - if they get given one

9:38am Tuesday 5th August 2014

A STRANGE thing happened during City’s recent friendly against Shelbourne in Dublin.

'We've got to be creative', says Phil Parkinson as Bantams boss addresses need to bolster his threadbare squad

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: HOT RECEPTION: Phil Parkinson waits to tear into his players outside the Valley Parade changing rooms after a lacklustre first-half showing against Hartlepool on Saturday. It did the job, with a much-improved performance after the break in a 1-1 friendly

7:21am Monday 4th August 2014

PHIL Parkinson has played down any suggestion of a rift with the City board over the need to beef up the squad.

From go slow to the fast show as Parkinson rant sparks Bantams into life

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Stephen Darby attacks the ball to clear the danger

8:49am Monday 4th August 2014

CITY 1 HARTLEPOOL 1 IT might have been the last knockings of pre-season but there was nothing friendly about the ear-bashing City took at half-time.

Bryan Robson backing Bantams for return to big time

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Bryan Robson during his spell as coach of Thailand

6:52pm Monday 4th August 2014

BRYAN Robson would love to see Bradford City return to the top flight.

Bradford City sign off pre-season with another draw

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

4:53pm Saturday 2nd August 2014

Billy Clarke’s equaliser ensured City finished their pre-season programme with a draw against Hartlepool at Valley Parade.

Bradford City striker Aaron Mclean will miss start of season

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: MCLEAN: Still a long way off full fitness

8:34am Saturday 2nd August 2014

STRIKER Aaron Mclean is set to return to full training with City on Monday – but will not be ready to start the League One opener against Coventry.

Gary Liddle: Bradford City diamond can cut it this season

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Gary Liddle has used pre-season to build up an understanding with the other City new boys

7:16am Friday 1st August 2014

GARY Liddle reckons City's diamond geezers are beginning to sparkle as next week's League One kick-off fast approaches.

Bradford City recruits need to be more than just bench-warmers

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: PARKINSON: Trust

7:18am Thursday 31st July 2014

PHIL Parkinson insists that any trialists offered deals by City will be more than just makeweights.

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