This was a very bad night for Bradford City. Defeat on national TV to their local, rising upstarts Harrogate Town. And a timid performance that does little to ease the delicate supporter mood.
Clayton Donaldson demonstrated his vintage with a brilliant equaliser to earn Bradford City a point in the Football League Trophy.
Lee Novak’s second half double earned City their first League Two victory of the season and suggests Stuart McCall has at least one answer to his striker headache.
City’s first visit to the New Lawn had everything: goals, penalties, injuries and red cards. Sadly, they were on the receiving end of most of those.
A dreadful first half Bradford City performance left them bowing out of the League Cup and ripping apart the positive mood that had been growing.
Bradford City’s opening league game of the season offered plenty to impress. But echoes of the 2016/17 side is both a positive and concerning thing
A youthful Bradford City side gave a good account of themselves in the opening Football League Trophy, suggesting the squad is stronger than it appeared.
The Bantams make a strong start to the new season with an impressive League Cup victory over Bolton
Bradford City are back to winning ways, but they were pushed all the way by a spirited Plymouth Argyle who shrugged off a series of set backs.
Bradford City made it a 12th away game without a win as an out of form Newport County came back to claim three points.