Check out our game preview as the Bantams travel to Stevenage boosted by their first win of the season.

Kick-off: Tuesday, August 20 (7.45pm)

Venue: Lamex Stadium

Possible line-ups


GK Paul Farman

RB Luther Wildin

CH Luis Fernandez

CH Kelland Watts

LB Chris Stokes

RM Charlie Carter

CM Tom Soares

CM Noor Husin

LM Paul Taylor

F Kurtis Guthrie

F Danny Newton

SUBSTITUTES: Cowley, Sonupe, Iontonn, Byrom, Rollinson, Smith, Bastien.

Team news: Centre halves Terence Vancooten and Scott Cuthbert have added to a lengthy injury list.

League position: 22nd.

Last four matches: Leyton Orient (a) D0-0, Southend (h) L1-2, Exeter (h) L0-1, Salford (a) L0-2.

Leading scorer: Dean Parrett 1 (all competitions).

One to watch: City know what Paul Taylor is capable of if he gets the chance to shoot from distance.


GK Richard O'Donnell

RB Kelvin Mellor

CH Anthony O'Connor

CH Ben Richards-Everton

LB Adam Henley

RM Sean Scannell

CM Matt Palmer

CM Danny Devine

LM Connor Wood

F James Vaughan

F Clayton Donaldson

SUBSTITUTES: McCartan, Patrick, P O'Connor, Anderson, French, Akpan, Hornby.

Team news: Jordan Gibson (hamstring) will be given a late test but City have no fresh concerns.

League position: Seventh

Leading scorer: James Vaughan, 2

Last four matches: Oldham (h) W3-0, Preston (h) L0-4, Grimsby (a) D1-1, Cambridge (h) D0-0.

Referee: Chris Pollard, from Bury St Edmunds, is in his first season and has officiated two games so far.

Odds: Stevenage 11/5, City 6/4; draw 12/5.

Last time sides met: Kyel Reid scored the equaliser as the teams drew 1-1 at the Lamex in August 2013.