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Peter Beagrie

Issue #170 Michael Wood on Lazy / High / Low

The home draw with Southend United showed Stuart McCall's belief in the abilities of some of his team to turn around games with single moments of ability which - when those moments are lacking - leave the team struggling to win matches.

Issue #163 Michael Wood on Strikers / Trajectory

Stuart McCall's problems finding a striker are, in part, down the the changing trajectory of the career of a modern day footballer.

Issue #128 Michael Wood on The character of Bradford City’s goalscoring problems

Earlier in the 2015/2016 season Phil Parkinson addressed Bradford City's defensive problems by setting his team up to not commit players in attacking situations and thus not be vulnerable to counter-attacks and crosses. This - more the the players involved - has created a situation where City are struggling to score.

Issue #107 Michael Wood on Parkinson under pressure after City lose 2-1 at home to Gillingham
Bradford City 1 Gillingham 2 At Valley Parade in League One, 2015/2016

A weak performance in the third game of the season continued the problems of character which have dogged City since February 2015 and have not been solved by the summer recruitment the results of which seem to be players who will not take responsibility for their performances. Phil Parkinson has much to do as pressure on him begins to mount.

Issue #32 Michael Wood on The team that taught me football: Part One
The friends of Bradford City welcome back that rarest of thing
Another search for a manager begins
Jamie Lawrence, the workaholic
Travelling more in expectation than hope
Hereford United 1 Bradford City 1 At Edgar Street in League Two, 2010/2011
In praise of Bradford City 1998/99
Do Bradford City have the worst supporters in football?