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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.

Attack of the 'Ginger Ninja' as his killer strike sees Bantams claim first win in eight matches

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: City team-mates help Jason Kennedy celebrate his match-winning goal

8:00am Monday 25th November 2013

MK Dons 2 Bradford City 3

Wells hat-trick offsets slack Bradford City defending

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Nahki Wells scores his first of his three goals to earn a point for City against Coventry

6:30am Monday 18th November 2013

City 3, Coventry 3: Fat chance of keeping Nahki Wells under the radar then!

Unacceptable! Parkinson launches verbal volley after admitting Bantams 'second best all over the park'

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Frustration for Nahki Wells at New York Stadium

8:20am Monday 11th November 2013

Rotherham 3 Bradford City 0 Amid the touchline histrionics from Steve Evans, violence in the stands and comprehensive City defeat came a voice of reason.

Parkinson pleased by Bradford City character in drab match

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: James Hanson tries to take advantage of a rare chance to score at Crewe

6:40am Monday 4th November 2013

Crewe Alexandra 0, Bradford City 0: At the end of an utterly forgettable 90 minutes, a quick glance at the table showed City still in the League One play-off places.

Bradford City far from disgraced in defeat to big-spending Wolves

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6:20am Monday 28th October 2013

City 1, Wolves 2: Wolves will always hold a special place in the history of Bradford City. It was at Molineux on a never-to-be-forgotten Sunday afternoon 14 years ago that Paul Jewell’s side clinched promotion to the Premier League.

Head master McArdle points the way for Bantams

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8:00am Wednesday 23rd October 2013

Preston North End 2 Bradford City 2

What a waste! Thompson is guilty party as Bantams miss out on away treble

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Garry Thompson can’t believe he didn’t score

8:30am Monday 21st October 2013

Crawley Town 1 Bradford City 0

Ronnie Moore the merrier as his Rovers rattle Bradford City

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: City boss Phil Parkinson looks on as Tranmere celebrate what proved to be their winning goal

6:00am Monday 14th October 2013

City 0, Tranmere 1: Ronnie Moore may no longer be public enemy number one at Valley Parade – that dubious honour belongs to Steve Evans these days. But he will always be a Dick Dastardly character among the home fans.

Rocket man Reid has a blast before claiming: I've scored better

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: WOW FACTOR: Kyel Reid milks the applause after scoring surely the second best goal of his career

7:50am Monday 7th October 2013

Walsall 0 Bradford City 2

Bradford City hard luck story has a happy ending

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: The pain is etched on Nahki Wells' face after taking a whack on his ankle

8:00am Monday 30th September 2013

Bradford City 2 Shrewsbury 1

Bradford City earn welcome win bonus for long trip home from Kent

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: City defender Andrew Davies climbs high above Gillingham opponent Danny Kedwell to win a header

6:20am Monday 23rd September 2013

Gillingham 0, City 1: It’s quicker to get to Boulogne from Gillingham than Bingley. For City, it has more often than not felt like trekking back from the moon.

Wells double allows Bradford City to pass unfamiliar test

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Nahki Wells celebrates after his second goal earned City a point against Colchester

6:40am Monday 16th September 2013

City 2, Colchester 2: Don’t say you hadn’t been warned. At the fourth attempt, Colchester became the first visiting side to leave Valley Parade with more than their tails between their legs.

Bantams making League One rivals sit up and take notice

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: David Button was sent off by referee Andy Haines for this reckless challenge on City striker Nahki Wells  Picture: Claire Epton – http://capturedbyclaire.wordpress.com

8:00am Monday 9th September 2013

Bradford City 4 Brentford 0

Hartlepool turn form table on its head with thumping win to KO Bantams

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6:50am Wednesday 4th September 2013

Hartlepool 5 Bradford City 0

Bradford City respond well to ‘hairdryer’ treatment

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: City striker Nahki Wells tries his luck at Stevenage with a spectacular overhead effort

6:10am Monday 2nd September 2013

Stevenage 1, City 1: The whistle had barely left the referee’s lips before Steve Parkin appeared on the edge of the pitch jabbing his thumb towards the dressing rooms.

Silence is goal-den as Bradford City put gag on Wells

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Jamie Murphy tries to halt Nahki Wells’ path to goal

6:30am Monday 26th August 2013

City 2, Sheffield United 0: City are making sure that Nahki Wells lets his scoring boots do the talking and nothing else.

Bradford City in Burslem action replay as Vale prevail

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7:40am Monday 19th August 2013

Port Vale 2 Bradford City 1

Take a bow boys – players give Bradford City fans yet another day to remember

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: An ecstatic Gary Jones after completing the goal rout

6:50am Monday 12th August 2013

Bradford City 4 Carlisle United 0

Last season's Wembley finalists Bradford City fall at the first hurdle

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Kyel Reid failed to win over the referee after toppling over on the edge of the D midway through the first half

8:10am Wednesday 7th August 2013

Huddersfield Town 2 Bradford City 1

Bantams fans will never tire of watching McArdle goal repeats

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7:00am Monday 5th August 2013

Bristol City 2 Bradford City 2

Late goal not too much of pre-season setback for Bradford City

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: James Hanson congratulates Garry Thompson after his equaliser against Doncaster, who went on to win 2-1 thanks to a late deflected goal

6:30am Monday 29th July 2013

City 1, Doncaster 2: A week on and losing to such an unscripted late goal would have been a major downer for City.

Yeates shows touch of class in Bradford City midfield

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: Nahki Wells equalises after City had fallen behind on the way to a 4-1 win at Athlone

6:10am Wednesday 17th July 2013

Athlone Town 1, City 4: If that was for starters, City fans are going to be in for a treat with Mark Yeates.

Bradford City giant awoken to star in The One Show

Bradford Telegraph and Argus: James Hanson beats Northampton keeper Lee Nicholls to open the scoring for City

6:50am Monday 20th May 2013

Make room Molineux; bring on Bramall Lane – and don’t bother waiting up Dagenham. Phil Parkinson’s Bantams bandwagon can plan next season’s route around the highways and byways of League One.



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