The bright new era at Bradford City is already leading to supporters talking down the recent past, but it’s nothing new and shouldn’t be taken too seriously.
Everyone is desperate for City to sign a 20-goal-a-season striker, but recent history demonstrates the pitfalls of relying too much on one man.
Valley Parade has seen huge changes this summer making it almost impossible to forecast how this season will turn out.
“Stuart McCall is bringing something new to Bradford, to the camp, that I’ve not seen before.” James Meredith speaks to WOAP co-editor Katie Whyatt about the new Bradford City, the Socceroos and where he wants to finish his career.
“We will never forget what he did for us, nor should we ever underestimate the success he delivered.”
Stuart McCall has history of making a success from a potentially tricky return to Valley Parade, and repeating that feat this time would really be something.
Phil Parkinson did so much to take Bradford City forwards, but curiously he leaves behind very little to show for it.
Stuart McCall is back at Valley Parade and faces very different expectations.
The hunt for the next Bradford City manager is on, and the result will tell us much about the future direction of the club.
As the dust settles on Parkinson’s departure, Bradford City have some big questions to consider as they come to redefine their identity