Check out our game preview as the Bantams aim for a fifth straight home win when they host Port Vale.

Kick-off: Tuesday, October 22 (7.45pm)

Venue: Valley Parade

Possible line-ups


GK Richard O'Donnell

RB Kelvin Mellor

CH Paudie O'Connor

CH Ben Richards-Everton

LB Connor Wood

RM Hope Akpan

CM Callum Cooke

LM Harry Pritchard

RW Zeli Ismail

F James Vaughan

LW Aramide Oteh

SUBSTITUTES: Connolly, Devine, A O'Connor, Henley, McCartan, Anderson, Hornby.

Team news: City are hopeful that injury doubts Harry Pritchard and Dylan Connolly will both be available.

League position: 2nd

Last four matches: Crawley (h) W2-1, Morecambe (a) W2-1, Swindon (h) W2-1, Scunthorpe (a) D1-1.


GK Scott Brown

RB James Gibbons

CH Leon Legge

CH Nathan Smith

LB Adam Crookes

RM Will Atkinson

CM Luke Joyce

LM Jake Taylor

RW David Worrall

CF Tom Pope

LW David Amoo

SUBSTITUTES: Bennett, Browne, Archer, Montano, Burgess, Brisley, Maddison

Team news: Tom Pope and David Amoo are expected to start after being on the bench on Saturday.

League position: 16th

Leading scorer: Richie Bennett, four

Last four matches: Stevenage (h) D1-1, Macclesfield (a) L1-2, Morecambe (h) W3-1, Leyton Orient (a) D3-3.

One to watch: Former Millwall winger David Worrall is a threat out wide with four assists so far.

Referee: After one of the youngest referees in the EFL on Saturday, City will be officiated by 56-year-old Graham Salisbury.

Odds: City 19/20, Port Vale 14/5; draw 12/5.

Last time sides met: Alex Jones scored against his old club within two minutes of coming on as City won 2-1 at Port Vale in February 2017.

Tickets: Adults £25*, Senior Citizens/Students £15, Juveniles U16 £10, Juveniles U11 £5.

*Adult ticket prices are reduced to £20 when purchased no later than 5pm the day before matchday.