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Issue #48 Michael Wood on The basics of football management and how Phil Parkinson might not be able to go back to them

We saw Phil Parkinson go "back to basics" to have his City team come from behind to beat Halifax Town but what are the basics of the City manager's abilities? Is he good at the right things and if not what impact will the things he is less good at have on the future of the club?

Issue #47 Michael Wood on Beating Halifax Town by returning to a Phil Parkinson team
Halifax Town 1 Bradford City 2 At Shay Stadium in FA Cup First Round, 2013/2014

At half time and losing to Halifax Town Phil Parkinson must have feared for his future as Bradford City manager after his use of an ill-suited formation and his team playing without a responsibility for their performance. At half time the City manager returned to the tried and trusted formation and attitude that had seen City giant kill, and stopped them being giant killed.

Issue #46 Adam Hepton on The first time Bradford City reconsider being the overdog as Halifax Town look for a giantkilling

Having become a team defined by the giant killing cup run of 2013 what problems will Phil Parkinson have in preparing his players to be the giants in the local FA Cup derby against Halifax Town?