• Sky Bet League Two
  • Date: Sat 18 May 2013
  • Kick-off: 13:30
  • Venue: Wembley Stadium
Bradford City

Bradford City

Hanson 14"

McArdle 18"

Wells 27"

3 - 0 Bradford are promoted

Bradford City vs Northampton Town


Team Lineups

Bradford City

1 McLaughlin
2 Darby
23 McArdle18"
5 Davies
3 Meredith
11 Thompson
18 Jones
24 Doyle
7 Reid
9 Hanson14"
21 Wells27"
Substitutes
12 Duke
4 Ravenhill
14 Atkinson
16 McHugh
17 Connell
20 Hines
22 Nelson

Northampton Town

21 Nicholls
12 Tozer
30 Carlisle
15 Cameron
6 Collins
11 Hackett
8 Harding
4 Guttridge
7 Demontagnac
28 O'Donovan
9 Platt
Substitutes
13 Snedker
2 Johnson
3 Widdowson
5 Langmead
10 Akinfenwa
17 Robinson
22 Hornby

Possession Stats

58%
42%

Form Guide - Sky Bet League Two

Bradford City

W D L W D L W W

Northampton Town

D D L L D W L L


Live Text Commentary
93:12 +3.12
 

Unfair challenge on Chris Hackett by Ricky Ravenhill results in a free kick. Ben Harding delivers the ball from the free kick left-footed from right wing, save made by Jon McLaughlin.

91:57 +1.57
 

Joe Widdowson produces a cross.

89:43
 

Garry Thompson decides to take a short corner.

88:53
 

Unfair challenge on Andrew Davies by Adebayo Akinfenwa results in a free kick. Jon McLaughlin takes the direct free kick.

87:49
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by James Hanson on Nathan Cameron. The referee shows James Hanson a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Lee Nicholls takes the free kick.

87:15
 

Headed effort from inside the area by Roy O'Donovan misses to the right of the goal.

86:31
Substitution
 

Nathan Doyle leaves the field to be replaced by Ricky Ravenhill.

85:46
 

Joe Widdowson sends in a cross, Gary Jones makes a clearance. Inswinging corner taken by Ben Harding, clearance by James Meredith.

85:15
 

Foul by James Hanson on Nathan Cameron, free kick awarded. Lee Nicholls restarts play with the free kick.

83:34
Substitution
 

Nathan Doyle challenges Joe Widdowson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Booking for Nathan Doyle. Alan Connell replaces Nahki Wells. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Chris Hackett from left wing.

82:42
 

A cross is delivered by Ben Tozer, clearance by Andrew Davies.

81:44
 

Garry Thompson takes a inswinging corner to the near post, clearance by Adebayo Akinfenwa.

81:06
 

Luke Guttridge gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on James Meredith. James Meredith takes the free kick.

79:34
 

Headed effort from inside the area by Adebayo Akinfenwa misses to the left of the target.

76:52
Substitution
 

Garry Thompson concedes a free kick for a foul on Joe Widdowson. Ben Harding takes the direct free kick. Effort on goal by Ben Harding from outside the penalty box goes harmlessly over the bar. (Bradford) makes a substitution, with Will Atkinson coming on for Kyel Reid.

73:48
 

Nathan Doyle fouled by Adebayo Akinfenwa, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Stephen Darby.

71:33
 

Luke Guttridge takes a shot. Comfortable save by Jon McLaughlin. The ball is sent over by Luke Guttridge, save made by Jon McLaughlin.

70:54
 

Nahki Wells is adjudged to have handled the ball. Lee Nicholls takes the free kick.

69:14
Substitution
 

Lewis Hornby replaces Ishmel Demontagnac.

68:34
 

The ball is delivered by Chris Hackett, free kick awarded for a foul by Ishmel Demontagnac on Stephen Darby. Jon McLaughlin takes the free kick.

67:52
 

The ball is crossed by Chris Hackett, clearance made by Rory McArdle.

67:19
 

The ball is delivered by Ishmel Demontagnac.

66:48
 

Nahki Wells takes a shot from 12 yards. Comfortable save by Lee Nicholls.

66:01
Yellow card
 

Clarke Carlisle gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kyel Reid. Clarke Carlisle receives a yellow card. Kyel Reid takes the free kick.

65:30
 

Shot by Luke Guttridge. Blocked by Gary Jones.

64:56
 

Shot from 35 yards by Ishmel Demontagnac went wide of the left-hand post.

64:13
 

Unfair challenge on Luke Guttridge by Gary Jones results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Ben Tozer.

63:48
 

Adebayo Akinfenwa concedes a free kick for a foul on Rory McArdle. Jon McLaughlin restarts play with the free kick. The assistant referee flags for offside against Nahki Wells. Nathan Cameron takes the indirect free kick.

62:57
 

Effort from inside the area by Kyel Reid misses to the left of the goal.

61:01
 

Effort from the edge of the box by Garry Thompson goes wide of the left-hand upright. Unfair challenge on Roy O'Donovan by Andrew Davies results in a free kick. Chris Hackett restarts play with the free kick. Ben Harding takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Effort from the edge of the area by Adebayo Akinfenwa goes wide of the right-hand post.

60:16
 

James Meredith gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Chris Hackett. Luke Guttridge restarts play with the free kick.

54:24
Substitution
 

The assistant referee flags for offside against Clive Platt. Clive Platt goes off and Adebayo Akinfenwa comes on. Free kick taken by Jon McLaughlin.

49:26 +4.26
 

Header by Clarke Carlisle from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the target.

53:42
 

Kyel Reid produces a cross, save made by Lee Nicholls.

52:56
 

Foul by Nathan Doyle on Ben Harding, free kick awarded. Ben Tozer takes the free kick.

52:18
Substitution
 

Joe Widdowson replaces Lee Collins.

48:29 +3.29
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by James Hanson on Ben Tozer. Ben Tozer takes the direct free kick.

51:10
 

James Hanson takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Save made by Lee Nicholls. Corner taken by Kyel Reid, comfortable save by Lee Nicholls.

47:16 +2.16
 

Shot by Nahki Wells. Nathan Cameron gets a block in.

46:42 +1.42
 

Shot from 25 yards by Luke Guttridge. Blocked by Nathan Doyle.

47:14
 

Nahki Wells fouled by Clarke Carlisle, the ref awards a free kick. Gary Jones crosses the ball from the free kick right-footed from left channel, save made by Lee Nicholls.

46:11
 

Ben Tozer sends in a cross, Header by Clive Platt from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the target.

43:34
 

The ball is sent over by Roy O'Donovan, save made by Jon McLaughlin.

42:57
 

Chris Hackett produces a cross, clearance made by Rory McArdle.

42:07
 

Chris Hackett produces a cross, Header by Roy O'Donovan from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the target.

38:57
 

Ishmel Demontagnac concedes a free kick for a foul on Gary Jones. Rory McArdle restarts play with the free kick. The offside flag is raised against James Hanson. Lee Nicholls takes the free kick.

36:38
 

Inswinging corner taken by Ben Harding, save by Jon McLaughlin.

35:52
 

Unfair challenge on Clive Platt by Rory McArdle results in a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Chris Hackett, Andrew Davies makes a clearance.

33:56
 

Centre by Stephen Darby, clearance made by Ben Harding.

32:51
 

Nahki Wells has a mishit shot. Comfortable save by Lee Nicholls. The ball is crossed by Roy O'Donovan.

31:24
 

Kyel Reid takes a shot. Save by Lee Nicholls. Corner taken by Kyel Reid, clearance made by Clive Platt.

29:21
 

Foul by Roy O'Donovan on Kyel Reid, free kick awarded. Roy O'Donovan goes into the book for unsporting behaviour. Free kick crossed right-footed by Gary Jones, comfortable save by Lee Nicholls.

27:23
Goal
 

Nahki Wells scores a goal from close in to the bottom left corner of the goal. Bradford 3-0 Northampton.Assist on the goal came from Garry Thompson.

26:39
 

Shot by Nahki Wells from 6 yards. Save made by Lee Nicholls. Short corner taken by Gary Jones. Centre by Gary Jones, clearance by Clarke Carlisle.

25:21
 

Roy O'Donovan crosses the ball, Headed effort from inside the area by Clive Platt misses to the left of the target.

24:27
 

Roy O'Donovan concedes a free kick for a foul on Jon McLaughlin. Direct free kick taken by Jon McLaughlin.

23:22
 

The ball is swung over by Kyel Reid, Clarke Carlisle makes a clearance. Nahki Wells takes a shot. Save made by Lee Nicholls.

22:55
 

The ball is sent over by Nahki Wells, Lee Collins gets a block in.

22:10
 

Corner taken left-footed by Ben Harding from the right by-line, clearance made by James Hanson.

20:08
 

Clive Platt challenges Andrew Davies unfairly and gives away a free kick. Caution for Clive Platt. Jon McLaughlin takes the free kick. Unfair challenge on Nathan Cameron by James Hanson results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Lee Nicholls.

18:33
Goal
 

The ball is swung over by Kyel Reid. Rory McArdle grabs a headed goal from close range. Bradford 2-0 Northampton.Assist by Nathan Doyle.

18:00
 

Garry Thompson sends in a cross. Short corner taken by Gary Jones.

17:28
 

Clarke Carlisle concedes a free kick for a foul on Nahki Wells. Nathan Doyle takes the free kick.

16:51
 

Centre by Ishmel Demontagnac, clearance by James Meredith.

14:34
Goal
 

James Hanson scores a headed goal from close range. Bradford 1-0 Northampton.Assist on the goal came from Garry Thompson.

13:21
 

Corner taken by Kyel Reid played to the near post, Clive Platt makes a clearance.

12:42
 

Clive Platt challenges Nathan Doyle unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Jon McLaughlin.

11:38
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Nahki Wells on Nathan Cameron. Direct free kick taken by Lee Nicholls.

9:47
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Roy O'Donovan on Andrew Davies. Jon McLaughlin takes the free kick.

9:03
 

A cross is delivered by Garry Thompson.

7:38
 

Foul by Lee Collins on Garry Thompson, free kick awarded. The ball is swung over by Kyel Reid, Nathan Doyle takes a shot. Nathan Cameron gets a block in.

3:53
 

Centre by Gary Jones, Close range headed effort by Nathan Doyle clears the crossbar.

3:21
 

Corner taken short by Kyel Reid.

1:30
 

Unfair challenge on James Hanson by Nathan Cameron results in a free kick. Nathan Doyle has a direct shot on goal from the free kick.

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1 Burton Albion 46 30 94
2 Shrewsbury 46 36 89
3 Bury 46 20 85
4 Wycombe 46 22 84
5 Southend 46 16 84
6 Stevenage 46 8 72
7 Plymouth 46 18 71
8 Luton 46 10 68
9 Newport County 46 -3 65
10 Exeter 46 -4 64

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