Vital Football

Latest Bradford City News

Torquay tougher than Arsenal!

Torquay tougher than Arsenal!

Gary Jones has taken a swipe at Arsenal following the Bradford win over the Premier League side in the Capital One Cup in midweek.

The Bradford man has said that Torquay, who The Bantams beat 1-0 a few days earlier, had given a tougher game than Arsenal: 'I think Torquay gave us a tougher game. The lads were unbelievable.

'It was like a role reversal, because Torquay defended really well against us, whereas it was us defending really well against Arsenal.

'It was one of those nights when you just had to be here to witness it.'

The midfielder feels that Arsenal should be 'embarrassed' by the defeat and he was 'surprised' at how poor the topflight side were.

Given the side sent out even more so: 'Did it surprise me how poor they were? I think it did, yes. We were surprised how comfortable we were at times.

'When we saw their team sheet we couldn't believe it. Assistant manager Steve Parkin wrote their side down and at the bottom he wrote 'poor team' with an exclamation mark!

'I thought they would have a lot of youth players and a bit of experience but nothing like that turned up.'

Apply To Be A Site Editor



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

Writer:Site Staff
Date:Friday December 14 2012
Time: 1:13PM

Best of Vital Network

Vital F1 - Blog: Spa Preview

Login to post a comment

Recent Bradford City Articles

McMahon In Team Of The Week (23/8/16)

Bradford City are represented in the latest Football League team of the week that has been selected after this week's action.

Video - Bradford 3-1 Coventry

Bradford secured a win over Coventry in League 1 on Saturday.

Vital View - Bradford 3-1 Coventry

Three-goals in less than 10-minutes in the second half saw Bradford overturn a deficit against Coventry to keep the winning run going in a three-one Bantams win.

Stats: Bradford v Coventry

All the stats from Bradford (3) vs (1) Coventry, Valley Parade, 20/8/16 Att: 17,595

Archived Vital Bradford City Articles

Vital Bradford City articles from

Site Journalists

VitalBantam
no email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Coventry MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Doyle2%
McMahon42%
Knight-Percival0%
Vincelot0%
Meredith0%
Marshall28%
Devine0%
Cullen0%
Law0%
Clarke14%
Hiwula-Mayifuila0%
Sub - Dieng0%
Sub - Morais14%
Sub - Webb-Foster0%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Bolton 4 4 0 0 12 4
2 Scunthorpe 4 3 1 0 10 8
3 Bradford 4 3 1 0 10 4
4 Chesterfield 4 2 1 1 7 3
5 Charlton 4 2 1 1 7 2
6 Port Vale 4 2 1 1 7 2
7 MK Dons 4 2 1 1 7 1
8 Millwall 4 2 1 1 7 0
9 Swindon 4 2 1 1 7 0
10 Gillingham 4 2 1 1 7 -2
11 Peterborough 4 2 0 2 6 3
12 Fleetwood 4 1 2 1 5 1
13 Oldham 4 1 2 1 5 -2
14 Bury 4 1 1 2 4 0
15 Northampton 4 0 4 0 4 0
16 Southend 4 1 1 2 4 -1
17 Walsall 4 1 1 2 4 -1
18 Bristol Rovers 4 1 1 2 4 -2
19 Oxford 4 1 1 2 4 -2
20 Shrewsbury 4 1 1 2 4 -3
21 Coventry 4 0 2 2 2 -3
22 Rochdale 4 0 1 3 1 -3
23 Wimbledon 4 0 1 3 1 -4
24 Sheff Utd 4 0 1 3 1 -5
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent Bradford City Results (view all)

Bradford City Fixtures (view all)