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Brian Clough

Issue #167 Michael Wood on Inefficient / Attitude / Passing
Bradford City 1 Oldham Athletic 1 At Valley Parade in League One, 2016/2017

As a collective slap of self-congratulation was heard around Valley Parade watching the new Stuart McCall passing Bradford City impressed in a draw against Oldham Athletic it was worth looking at the game through the eyes of a travelling supporter and asking if the visitors performance was exactly the type of display of which Phil Parkinson's City teams were lauded for.

Issue #132 Michael Wood on Welcome / Willkommen

Edin Rahic installed himself as new Bradford City chairman and with one statement backing Phil Parkinson and praising supporters calmed the nerves around Bradford.

I have in my hand a piece of paper…
Bradford City play Northampton Town At Valley Parade in League Two, 2011/2012
The football culture, Keith Alexander and Rotherham United
Bradford City play Rotherham United At The Don Valley Stadium in League Two, 2009/2010
Responsibility for the poor performance ends with the players

In which Michael looks at the players who failed to take responsibility for their performances as being the cause of the 4-1 defeat at Barnet.

Where now for Paul Jewell?

In which Michael looks at Paul Jewell's future following his exit from Derby County.

Winning at dominoes
Bradford City 1 AFC Bournemouth 3 At Valley Parade in League Two, 2008/2009

In which Michael talks about how every game needs to be won.

Managing failure

In terms of the season "Average" is used advisably. We are mid-table flirting with the bottom half of the top and the top half of the bottom not because we have done badly or well but because we have been very average.