Vital Football

Latest Bradford City News

Parkinson: Happy To Win The Game

Parkinson: Happy To Win The Game

The season is now over for Bradford with the final league one fixture seeing them on the road.

Bradford went to Tranmere Rovers on Saturday afternoon, coming away from Prenton Park with all three points to see them end the season in 11th place and condemning Tranmere to relegation.

Phil Parkinson was happy for the Bantams to end the season with a win, meaning the season started and ended positively.

The Bradford boss told the media after the game: 'We are happy to win the game and finish in the top half of the table in what is our first season back at this level.

'It is a tremendous achievement for everyone involved with the club. We started and finished the season really well.

'And, although there were times in the middle when we were looking over our shoulder, we are really pleased overall.'

Bradford had fallen behind, before Junior Brown was sent off leaving Tranmere playing with 10-men for a large period of the game with two-goals in quick succession late on from Jon Stead and Aaron Mclean turning the game around.

Parkinson admits that the sending off might have been a bit too much as he wouldn't have been overly disappointed if a yellow card had been awarded.

He added: 'The sending off came from a late challenge but if he had got a yellow card I wouldn't have grumbled.'

This site is looking for bloggers, so if a fan can offer us a genuine opinion from someone that supports them we would love to share it with the masses!

To email your own unique article/blog for publishing
***CLICK HERE***



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

Writer:Site Staff
Date:Sunday May 4 2014
Time: 10:15PM

Login to post a comment

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Bellew Lets Rip at Haye

Recent Bradford City Articles

More Reliable Than A League 1 Octopus? (22/2/17)

Time for the new special computer that crunches the numbers to determine the final League One positions for 2016/17.

Football League - Fixture Day & 2017/18 Key Dates

The Football League have released the key dates for the coming 2017/18 season, and the all important fixtures will be released on Wednesday June 21 at 9am.

FSF - Walking Away From Trouble

Many clubs do good work in reaching out to young offenders via their charitable foundations...

January PotM Nomination - Marshall (Bradford)

The January nominations for the Sky Bet League 1 Player of the Month Award are in.

Archived Vital Bradford City Articles

Vital Bradford City articles from

Site Journalists

Write for Vital Bradford City
Write For Vital Bradford City
Apply Here

Current Poll (see more polls)

EFLT - Stoke MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Sattelmaier35%
Darby4%
Knight-Percival4%
Dieng0%
Meredith4%
Morais4%
Devine25%
Boateng0%
Webb-Foster0%
Hiwula-Mayifuila4%
Rabiega4%
Sub - Hudson4%
Sub - Kilgallon8%
Sub - Windle4%

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Sheff Utd 34 20 8 6 68 26
2 Scunthorpe 33 17 10 6 61 25
3 Fleetwood 34 17 10 7 61 18
4 Bolton 32 17 7 8 58 17
5 Bradford 34 13 16 5 55 12
6 Southend 34 14 11 9 53 10
7 Millwall 33 14 10 9 52 7
8 Peterborough 34 14 8 12 50 3
9 Oxford 32 14 7 11 49 9
10 Rochdale 32 14 6 12 48 2
11 Bristol Rovers 34 12 11 11 47 -2
12 Walsall 34 11 13 10 46 -3
13 Wimbledon 33 10 13 10 43 1
14 Charlton 33 9 15 9 42 5
15 MK Dons 33 11 9 13 42 1
16 Northampton 34 11 7 16 40 -7
17 Gillingham 34 9 12 13 39 -9
18 Shrewsbury 34 10 8 16 38 -12
19 Bury 34 10 7 17 37 -10
20 Oldham 34 8 12 14 36 -12
21 Port Vale 32 8 10 14 34 -17
22 Swindon 34 8 9 17 33 -16
23 Chesterfield 34 7 7 20 28 -25
24 Coventry 33 5 10 18 25 -23
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Bradford City Results (view all)

Bradford City Fixtures (view all)

Feb 28 2017 7:45PM : Milton Keynes Dons (H)
Sky Bet League One
Mar 4 2017 3:00PM : Peterborough United (H)
Sky Bet League One
Mar 11 2017 3:00PM : Coventry City (a)
Sky Bet League One
Mar 14 2017 7:45PM : Charlton Athletic (a)
Sky Bet League One
Mar 18 2017 3:00PM : Swindon Town (H)
Sky Bet League One
Mar 26 2017 12:30PM : Scunthorpe United (a)
Sky Bet League One
The Vital Football Members League