Posts Tagged "Bradford Park Avenue"

The Twohundredpercent Play-Off Jamboree: Bradford Park Avenue 0-2 FC United of Manchester

By on Apr 29, 2011 in Latest, Non-League | 3 comments

The Southern League play-offs weren’t the only matches being played last night. Play-off semi-finals were also being played in the Northern Premier League and we were lucky enough to have Andrew Gibney offer to write up the match between Bradford Park Avenue and FC United of Manchester for us. The month of April began with Bradford Park Avenue sitting...

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Why Bradford City Should Stay At Valley Parade

By on Nov 17, 2009 in English League Football, Latest | 3 comments

That Bradford City should be yet again linked with a move away from Valley Parade should come as no surprise. This time, the local council want them to move to a “sports village” at Odsal Stadium, which they will share with local rugby league club Bradford Bulls. Many Bantams supporters, however, are struggling to see what exactly the benefits of moving...

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When Is A Pre-Season Tour Not A Pre-Season Tour?

By on Jul 27, 2008 in Latest, Non-League | 2 comments

Well, it seems like a fairly obvious question, doesn’t it? The pre-season tour has become part of the football landscape, with clubs of all shapes and sizes taking advantage of cheap air flights to take the opportunity to get in some pre-season bonding and throw in a couple of practice matches at the same time. However, up in Yorkshire, newly-promoted Unibond...

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The Ex Files

By on Aug 22, 2006 in Latest | 4 comments

Well done Accrington Stanley, for dumping Nottingham Forest out of the League Cup last night. A little bit of digging and delving has established that the first round of this year’s competition is one-legged, so a place in the second round and a possible tie against Tottenham’s reserves (an eminently winnable tie, given Spurs’ recent cup form)...

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