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Issue #118 Michael Wood on The first day, the fourth year, and Bradford City beating Doncaster Rovers 1-0
Doncaster Rovers 0 Bradford City 1 At Keepmoat Stadium in League One, 2015/2016

Darren Ferguson was watching his first game since being made Doncaster Rovers manager while Phil Parkinson has been in charge of Bradford City for four years. A new manager could be anything where as after four years we know what Parkinson's strengths and weaknesses are so when Devante Cole scored after 45 seconds City fans knew exactly what was coming next.

Issue #115 Michael Wood on Colchester United and the Crawley Brawl
Colchester United 2 Bradford City 0 At Layer Road in League One, 2015/2016

Bradford City's 2-0 defeat at Colchester United showed up the want of character within the team once more leaving questions to be asked at how teams can create character and leadership in squads that rotate so quickly?

Issue #103 Michael Wood on The obvious quality of Phil Parkinson and how he could be the decisive factor in 2015/16 Promotion

As the season starts on Saturday City fan's are excused a moment of fantasy safari believing it might be obvious that the club will be promoted but recalling the collapse of the end of last season is sobering. However in Phil Parkinson the club have the manager that everyone wants and he could be key to returning to the top two divisions of English football for the first time since 2004.

Issue #62 Michael Wood on How far can Phil Parkinson take Bradford City as his old team come to Valley Parade
Bradford City play Bradford City vs Colchester United At Valley Parade in League One, 2014/2015

Phil Parkinson faces his old team at Valley Parade a week after his current side beat Chelsea 4-2 at Stamford Bridge and one wonders how far the Bantams Boss can take Bradford City?

Issue #24 Michael Wood on The two Phil Parkinsons
Colchester United 0 Bradford City 2 At Layer Road in League One, 2013/2014
Phil Parkinson looks to address the mentality, but the problems run deep
Shocking things in the FA Cup
Colchester United 4 Bradford City 3 At Weston Homes Stadium in FA Cup, 2010/2011
The modern day FA Cup
Bradford City play Colchester United At Weston Homes Community Stadium in FA Cup, 2010/2011