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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.

Pre-season ends on a bum note as Jackson’s three-man midfield is outgunned
Bradford City 1 Carlisle United 3 At Valley Parade in Friendly, 2011/12 season
Welcome to the tactical sophistication
Expecting the right time from a stopped clock
Which way up is the map supposed to be?
Burton Albion 3 Bradford City 0 At Pirelli Stadium in League Two, 2010/2011
How much should we analyse City’s uninspiring win over Stevenage?
How far with the lesson of Germany reach?
On the defensive
Boulding stays and will hope for a more competitive League Two

In which Jason reflects on news Michael Boulding is to take a pay cut to stay and looks at what he needs to do to make a bigger impression.

Whatever happened to Plan B?

In which Michael looks back at how Stuart McCall has moved on from Plan B and BarryBooGate back to the top of the table.

The end of the curse of October
Accrington Stanley 2 Bradford City 3 At Crown Ground in League Two, 2008/2009

In which Luke watches ten minutes that turn everything around as City come back from two down to beat Accrington Stanley.