UK time is: 21:26:24
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Bradford advance after dramatic night

Bradford 3-3 Northampton (4-2 on pens)
FA Cup 1st Round Replay
13th November 2012
19:45
Coral Windows Stadium

Bradford took their place in the second round of the FA Cup following a dramatic night on Tuesday, which finally saw them overcome Northampton on penalties. This shootout win meant that The Bantams have won from the spot three times in cup competitions this season.

10-minutes before the break Bradford took the lead through Will Atkinson (35) but Northampton managed to level just before the break when Ishmel Demontagnac (43) successfully converted a penalty.

As extra time loomed The Bantams had a chance to win the tie in the 90-minutes when a last minute penalty was awarded, Nahki Wells (90) converted this to restore the lead but incredibly Clive Platt (90+3) scored for the visitors to force extra time with an injury-time equaliser.

Having been behind Northampton took the lead early in the second period of extra time through Kelvin Langmead (109) and that seemed as though it would then see the visitors through but Bradford forced a penalty shootout with an injury-time equaliser of their own. Carl McHugh's (120+1) goal saw the game end in a 3-3 draw.

Wells was denied in the shootout but after Danny East and Langmead missed Ricky Ravenhill converted the winning spot kick to give Bradford a 4-2 shootout win.

The official website will be the place to visit for a full report - click here.

Apply To Be A Site Editor




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Site Staff Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday November 14 2012

Time: 3:05PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Bradford City Articles

Dolan Seals Pools Return (Friday November 28 2014)

Dolan Made Available (Wednesday November 26 2014)

Morais Blow Increases Winger Need (Tuesday November 25 2014)

Zoko Snapped Up (Tuesday November 25 2014)

30th Anniversary To be Marked (Tuesday November 25 2014)

Stats: Bantams v Gillingham (Monday November 24 2014)

Team News: Bantams v Gillingham (Friday November 21 2014)

Mclean Seals Peterborough Return (Wednesday November 19 2014)

Final Day Fixtures Set (Wednesday November 19 2014)

Mclean Salary An Issue (Tuesday November 18 2014)

Archived Bradford City Articles

List All Vital Bradford City Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
9. Oldham 18 6 9 3 5 27
10. Fleetwood 18 7 4 7 2 25
11. Chesterfield 18 6 6 6 0 24
12. Bradford 18 6 5 7 -1 23
13. Barnsley 17 6 4 7 -1 22
14. Walsall 18 5 7 6 -1 22
15. Port Vale 18 6 4 8 -2 22

Breaking League News

Team News From The ABAX Stadium
Bristol City : 28/11/2014 19:29:00
Yeovil v Preston - Preview
Yeovil : 28/11/2014 19:27:00
Striker on trial
Crewe : 28/11/2014 19:03:00
DRFC Can Rovers rock the railwaymen?
Doncaster : 28/11/2014 19:00:00
Defender remains out
Crewe : 28/11/2014 18:58:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Bradford v Leyton Orient?
Suggested By:  Bradford Admin
Bradford win 34%
Leyton Orient win 33%
Draw 33%