Bradford v Macclesfield

19 November 2010 01:09
Bradford will be without midfielder Tommy Doherty, who serves a one-match ban after his red card at Wycombe.Striker James Hanson (hamstring) could return, while on-loan defender Richard Eckersley is hoping to make his debut. [LNB]Macclesfield defender Carl Tremarco returns from suspension and is available for selection. [LNB]Striker Ricky Sappleton (knee) and defender Shaun Brisley (hip) are out until the new year, but midfielder Richard Butcher (knee) may return. [LNB][LNB]Bradford manager Peter Taylor told BBC Radio Leeds: "Gary Simpson [Macclesfield manager] has done very well there and they are in very good form.[LNB] [LNB][LNB] "They have good athletes, big, tall guys and they play to their strengths, so it will be a very hard game for us. [LNB]"To me, there will be a lot of League Two managers saying 'Bradford are now getting better, they are starting to perform the way we all thought they would' and that's credit to the hard work of the players."

Source: BBC_Sport