Check out our game preview as the Bantams are on the road again at Cheltenham.

Kick-off: Tuesday, September 17 (7.45pm)

Venue: Whaddon Road

Possible line-ups


GK Scott Flinders

CH Jacob Greaves

CH Ben Tozer

CH Charlie Raglan

RWB Sean Long

RM Ryan Broom

CM Conor Thomas

LM Jake Doyle-Hayes

LWB Chris Hussey

F Gavin Reilly

F Luke Varney

SUBSTITUTES: Smith, Addai, Campbell, Lloyd, Clements, Bowery, Lovett.

Team news: Republic of Ireland under-21 international Jake Doyle-Hayes is keeping Chris Clements out in midfield.

League position: Sixth

Last four matches: Salford (a) W2-0, Stevenage (h) W4-2, Exeter (a) L0-1, Crawley (a) L0-1.

Leading scorer: Ryan Broom, 4

One to watch: Midfielder Ryan Broom has scored three goals in the last two games, including both in Saturday's win at Salford.


GK Richard O'Donnell

RB Kelvin Mellor

CH Paudie O'Connor

CH Ben Richards-Everton

LB Connor Wood

RM Dylan Connolly

CM Matt Palmer

CM Callum Cooke

LM Harry Pritchard

F James Vaughan

F Clayton Donaldson

SUBSTITUTES: Henley, Ismail, Devine, Anderson, Oteh, A O'Connor, Hornby.

Team news: Zeli Ismail is back from suspension but Jordan Gibson is out for a fortnight with a calf injury.

League position: Seventh

Leading scorer: James Vaughan, 3

Last four matches: Walsall (a) W1-0, Northampton (h) W2-1, Bolton (a) D1-1, Crewe (a) L1-2.

Referee: Londoner Sam Purkiss is another first-year official; this will be only his fourth League Two game.

Odds: Cheltenham 8/5, City 17/10; draw 23/10.

Last time sides met: Jordy Hiwula scored the only goal as City beat Cheltenham in the Checkatrade Trophy in January 2017.

Ticket prices: Adults £22, Senior Citizens £16, Students £16, Juniors £8.