• FT

    Dag & Red

    0

    Southend

    3

  • FT

    Gillingham

    0

    Barnet

    1

  • FT

    Plymouth

    1

    Torquay

    1

  • FT

    Aldershot

    2

    Bristol Rov

    2

  • FT

    Bradford

    2

    Accrington

    1

  • FT

    Burton

    3

    Rochdale

    2

  • FT

    Cheltenham

    4

    Wycombe

    0

  • FT

    Chesterfield

    3

    York

    0

  • FT

    Exeter

    1

    Oxford Utd

    3

  • FT

    Fleetwood To

    1

    Morecambe

    0

  • FT

    Rotherham

    1

    Port Vale

    2

  • PPD

    AFC Wimbledo

    P

    Northampton

    P

ENGLISH LEAGUE TWO

Coral Windows Stadium, England

Referee: Geoff Eltrigham | Attendance: 11181

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Bradford City

  • Garry Thompson 24'
  • Alan Connell 86'

2 - 1

FT

Accrington Stanley

  • Romuald Boco 79'

Bantams triumph to extend Stanley misery

Substitutes Kyel Reid and Alan Connell combined to earn a hard-fought 2-1 win for play-off contenders Bradford and extend 10-man Accrington's winless run to eight matches.

There were just four minutes of normal time remaining when Reid supplied the cross for Connell to score with a glancing header, seven minutes after Stanley had levelled through Rommy Boco.

Bradford deservedly went in front in the 24th minute courtesy of a goal from Garry Thompson, who scored with a superb right-footed shot into the far corner after Rory McArdle's long free-kick had been headed into his path by striker James Hanson.

Accrington, without a win in seven matches, were a more dangerous side in the second half and equalised in the 79th minute, despite going down to 10 men when Dean Winnard was sent off for a second bookable offence following a foul on substitute striker Nahki Wells.

The home defence failed to clear a free-kick from Accrington skipper Luke Joyce and Benin international midfielder Boco stabbed the ball into the net from close range, but Connell hit back to win the game for Bradford.

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Scoring Summary

  • Bradford City
  • Accrington Stanley
(79') Romuald Boco

Match Stats

  • Bradford City
  • Accrington Stanley
8(1) Shots (on goal) 3(2)
7 Fouls 12
2 Corner kicks 5
2 Offsides 2
58% Time of Possession 42%
0 Yellow Cards 4
0 Red Cards 1
4 Saves 2

Teams

  • Bradford City
  • Accrington Stanley
Substitutes
Substitutions
Yellow Cards
Red Cards
Dean Winnard (67')