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Issue #45 Michael Wood on Aaron McLean and the heroes of failure

The difference between success and failure for Phil Parkinson's team is narrow and because it is narrow a perception grows that a single player could bridge that gap. Rather than simply being the man who follows Nahki Wells it is Aaron McLean's inability to bridge the gap, despite the belief he could, is what has seen him become the scapegoat for a football team which has lost more than a finisher.

Taylor walks away carrying all the cans
Kid Evo, The Frenchman And Anyone Else Ready To Take Up The Cause
Bradford City 1 Blackpool 2 At Valley Parade in Friendly Game, 2007/2008

In which Michael looks at the men charged with getting City promoted.

The Real McCall Begins The Third Coming
City Offer Deals To Ainge, Penford, Colbeck and Bentham
We will always have Barrau
Bradford City 2 Millwall 2 At Valley Parade in League One, 2006/2007

In which the season ends with an unexpected French double that gives curious optimism following a 2-2 draw with Millwall.