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Routis to rescue as Bradford City claim point at the leaders

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Billy Clarke celebrates after netting City's first equaliser – Picture: Thomas Gadd

6:34am Wednesday 22nd October 2014

Bristol City 2, City 2

Blades blunt Hanson threat to nick points off Bradford City

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Skipper Stephen Darby can't believe it as referee Simon Hooper shows him the red card in City's defeat to Sheffield United

6:48am Monday 20th October 2014

City 0, Sheffield United 2

No Sky Super Sunday for beaten Bantams as they fail to put on spectacle for TV cameras

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7:30am Monday 13th October 2014

Barnsley 3 Bradford City 1

Diamond ditched as Bradford City end barren home run

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Filipe Morais is challenged by Crewe opponent Antony Grant

6:05am Monday 6th October 2014

City 2, Crewe 0

Yeates plays Bradford City “get out of jail” card with one swipe of right boot

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Mark Yeates is congratulated after scoring

7:06am Monday 29th September 2014

Bradford City 1 Port Vale 1

Sharp-shooter Afobe knocks out battling Bradford City

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Mason Bennett takes a shot for City – Picture: Thomas Gadd

6:14am Wednesday 24th September 2014

MK Dons 2, City 0

Commitment of captain sets tone for Bradford City

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Jason Pickford tries to block Freddie Sears' shot at goal before Stephen Darby cleared off the line

6:47am Monday 22nd September 2014

Colchester 0, City 0

Three-mendous Bantams on road to redemption after out-gunning free-scoring MK Dons

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

8:20am Wednesday 17th September 2014

MK Dons 1 Bradford City 2

Bantams have suddenly gone to (set)pieces

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

8:20am Monday 15th September 2014

Bradford City 1 Swindon Town 2

Below-par Bradford City must get bad day at office out of system

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: James Meredith meets a cross to direct the ball towards goal

6:27am Monday 8th September 2014

City 1, Yeovil 3

Wembley journey cut short for Bradford City by late Oldham winner

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Oliver McBurnie battles for possession against Oldham's defence

6:07am Wednesday 3rd September 2014

Oldham 1, City 0

Bantams spot on at Spotland for a change

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Jason Kennedy is congratulated after scoring the opening goal

8:24am Monday 1st September 2014

Rochdale 0 Bradford City 2 FALSE dawns have been a common theme when City make this particularly short trek across the Pennine border.

Bradford City head boy Hanson and Billy Whizz stun Leeds

Bradford Telegraph and Argus:

8:00am Thursday 28th August 2014

Bradford City 2 Leeds United 1

Bradford City must quickly adapt to life without Andrew Davies

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: James Hanson tries to find a way through the Peterborough defence

6:24am Monday 25th August 2014

City 0, Peterborough 1

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

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.

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

Campion proves Avenue's Achilles heel as he presses Bradford City claims with hat-trick

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Achille Campion is congratulated after one of his three goals

6:38am Wednesday 30th July 2014

Bradford Park Avenue 0, Bradford City 3

Alan Sheehan shines in Bradford City left-back role

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Matty Dolan on the ball for City

6:30am Monday 28th July 2014

City 0, Blackburn 0: IT'S not often you come out of a pre-season friendly raving about the left back. But the general buzz around Valley Parade after Saturday's entertaining but goalless encounter focused on the performance of Alan Sheehan.

Going, going, gone! It was always a case of when, not if, Bradford Bulls would be relegated

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Bulls players applaud the fans at the final whistle

7:06am Monday 21st July 2014

Huddersfield Giants 52, Bradford Bulls 26 AS painful as it was to stomach, at least the Bulls now know where they stand. Jimmy Lowes’ men will ply their trade in the Championship next season in what will be the club's first year outside of the top flight since 1974.

City front-runners ease past Shelbourne

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Shelbourne v City - James Hanson (8399043)

6:08am Monday 21st July 2014

Shelbourne 0, City 4

Agony for Tranmere and ecstasy for Bantams as curtain comes down on the season

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8:50am Monday 5th May 2014

Tranmere Rovers 1 Bradford City 2

Waiting game begins for Bantams players as Parkinson formulates his ‘plan of attack’

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8:10am Monday 28th April 2014

Bradford City 2 Crawley Town 1: The goal salute appeared as wistful as it was joyous.

A pointless trip for Bantams on this occasion

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: GOING NUTS! Aerial maestro Andrew Davies beats Michael Smith to a header

8:00am Tuesday 22nd April 2014

Swindon Town 1 Bradford City 0

Reach gives Bantams fans the perfect farewell present

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8:00am Saturday 19th April 2014

Bradford City 1 Peterborough 0

Bantams can smile for cameras after ending Rotherham jinx

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: City's Jon Stead brings the ball under pressure as the Bantams earned their first point against Rotherham in seven matches

6:00am Saturday 12th April 2014

Rotherham 0 City 0 Rotherham 0 City 0: Start spreading the news.... City left the New York Stadium with a point off Rotherham at last!

Mystic Parkinson proved right to stay cautious over Bradford City's future

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6:10am Monday 7th April 2014

City 2, Oldham 3: Phil Parkinson had warned us all before the game. Rewind to Thursday’s press conference where he insisted that his forward planning was looking no further than the weekend.

Bantams get the silent treatment in goalless draw

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6:50am Wednesday 2nd April 2014

Coventry City 0 Bradford City 0

Bantams Aaron their way to safety after crucial win

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8:00am Monday 31st March 2014

Leyton Orient 0 Bradford City 1

Final whistle prompts boos all round for shot-shy Bradford City

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: City players show their dismay after conceding the first goal to Walsall

6:00am Wednesday 26th March 2014

City 0, Walsall 2: It seems a lifetime since Kyel Reid was thrashing City’s goal of the season at the Bescot.

Bradford City lose banker – but what did you expect?

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6:00am Monday 24th March 2014

Shrewsbury 2, City 1: “Nailed on home win” was a common theme among the pre-match predictions. From the outside, it seemed some leap of faith in a team that had not triumphed in front of their own supporters for four months. But seasoned Bradford City watchers knew the signs.

Former Bantams boss Taylor avoids a blast for his past on return to Valley Parade

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Aaron Mclean savours the moment after ending his goal drought

7:40am Monday 17th March 2014

Bradford City 1 Gillingham 1

All two easy for Bradford City in dominant display

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6:50am Wednesday 12th March 2014

Colchester United 0 Bradford City 2

Nemesis Donaldson adds to goal collection against Bradford City

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6:30am Monday 10th March 2014

Brentford 2, City 0: Somewhere out there, in a parallel universe, Clayton Donaldson is banging goals for fun in a City shirt.

Bantams allow Stevenage to wriggle off the hook and net all three points

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Adam Reach lets fly with a lethal left-foot volley to open the scoring

8:10am Monday 3rd March 2014

Bradford City 2 Stevenage 3

Happy days are here again for Bradford City supporters

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6:50am Monday 24th February 2014

Bradford City 1 MK Dons 0

Stadium erupts into Valley of cheers as McHugh's stoppage-time header gives Bantams first home win since September

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Carl McHugh rises at the far post to head home Gary Jones’s corner

7:30am Wednesday 19th February 2014

Bradford City 1 Port Vale 0

Points dry up as Bradford City swim against the tide

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: City striker Aaron Mclean is denied by a last-ditch Carlisle tackle

6:30am Wednesday 12th February 2014

Carlisle 1, City 0: They know all about floods in these parts. What regions of the south are going through now, the hardy Cumbrians had to endure this time nine years ago.

Bantams golden oldie Jones still refusing to act his age

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: James Hanson looks like he’s about to lose a game of penalty box Twister

7:30am Monday 10th February 2014

Bradford City 3 Crewe 3

Doyle dismissal could step up Bradford City changes

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Aaron Mclean tussles with Wolves defender Danny Batth before the City striker was taken off following the dismissal of midfielder Nathan Doyle

6:20am Monday 3rd February 2014

Wolves 2, City 0: Nathan Doyle got his timing completely wrong.

Davies delivers Bradford City clean sheet after referee takes centre stage

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Kyle Bennett goes on the attack before seeing red midway through the first half of his City debut

6:30am Wednesday 29th January 2014

City 0, Preston 0: The referee infamous for awarding the ‘goal that never was’ added a couple of ‘phantom’ red cards to his portfolio at Valley Parade last night.

Bradford City pick themselves off floor to nick a draw

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8:40am Monday 20th January 2014

Sheffield United 2 Bradford City 2

Hanson back to his best to kick off new Bradford City era

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: James Hanson opens the scoring for City in the opening minute

6:10am Monday 13th January 2014

City 1, Bristol City 1: The whack on the nose was a medal of honour for James Hanson. City’s targetman had put his head in where it hurts all afternoon and reminded the Valley Parade faithful that while one half of their vaunted frontline had gone elsewhere, the other was very much still in the thick of it.

Beaten Bantams in a New Year's daze as Parkinson grapples with dilemma of how to improve form with Wells exit looming

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8:00am Thursday 2nd January 2014

Notts County 3 Bradford City 0

Bantams find themselves in no-win situation at Valley Parade

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7:50am Monday 30th December 2013

Bradford City 1 Swindon Town 1

Evans is the Grinch who stole Christmas at Bradford City

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6:40am Friday 27th December 2013

City 0, Rotherham 1: In this season of goodwill to all men, Valley Parade will always make one notable exception. Steve Evans will forever be the Grinch in City’s eyes.

It’s Gray’s day but Bradford City can’t end Posh hoodoo

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: City skipper Gary Jones congratulates Andy Gray after his goal reduced the deficit at Peterborough

6:30am Monday 23rd December 2013

Peterborough 2, City 1: Strange things do indeed happen at this time of the year. In the same week that Westfield confirm they will finally start work on Bradford’s hole in the ground, Andy Gray pops up with the first goal of his second coming for City.

Back to the drawing board for never-say-die Bantams

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8:00am Monday 16th December 2013

Bradford City 1 Leyton Orient 1

Bradford City defensive grit the highlight of dogged draw

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Nahki Wells shoots to open the scoring for City at Oldham

6:10am Monday 2nd December 2013

Oldham 1, City 1: Phil Parkinson did not get the wish he really wanted on his 46th birthday as City slogged it out for another draw.

Yeates makes Mark off bench to rescue point for Bradford City

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: James Hanson helps City team-mate Mark Yeates celebrate his equaliser against Notts County

6:10am Wednesday 27th November 2013

City 1, Notts County 1: Mark Yeates won’t like to be classed as a fringe player but for the second game running it was someone from outside the regular group who came up trumps for City.


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