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The offside flag is raised against Alan Connell. Steve Mildenhall takes the indirect free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Ricky Ravenhill by Tom Hitchcock. Direct free kick taken by Rory McArdle.
Michael Smith gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kyel Reid. Michael Smith receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Nathan Doyle takes the free kick.
Kyel Reid takes a shot. Steve Mildenhall makes a save.
Ricky Ravenhill has an effort at goal. Save made by Steve Mildenhall.
Unfair challenge on Steve Mildenhall by James Hanson results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Steve Mildenhall.
Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Kyel Reid from the left by-line, save made by Steve Mildenhall.
Ricky Ravenhill challenges Ryan Brunt unfairly and gives away a free kick. Eliot Richards fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick.
Alan Connell on for Nahki Wells.
Will Atkinson on for Garry Thompson.
Ryan Brunt takes a long range shot clearing the crossbar.
Free kick awarded for a foul by James Hanson on Lee Brown. Nathan Doyle replaces Gary Jones. Steve Mildenhall takes the direct free kick.
Eliot Richards comes on in place of Joe Anyinsah.
Stephen Darby concedes a free kick for a foul on Tom Hitchcock. Oliver Norburn takes the free kick.
Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Kyel Reid from the right by-line, Mark McChrystal manages to make a clearance.
Nahki Wells takes a shot. Steve Mildenhall makes a save. Kyel Reid takes the inswinging corner, save made by Steve Mildenhall.
James Hanson fouled by Mark McChrystal, the ref awards a free kick. Tom Hitchcock goes into the referee's book. Direct free kick taken by Kyel Reid.
Shot by Kyel Reid. Save by Steve Mildenhall.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on James Meredith by Oliver Norburn. Oliver Norburn goes into the referee's book. Free kick taken by Gary Jones.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Gary Jones, save by Steve Mildenhall.
Stephen Darby concedes a free kick for a foul on Fabian Broghammer. Oliver Norburn takes the direct free kick.
Goal scored by Garry Thompson from just inside the area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Bradford 4-1 Bristol Rovers.Assist on the goal came from Nahki Wells.
Ricky Ravenhill concedes a free kick for a foul on Ryan Brunt. Oliver Norburn takes the direct free kick.
Corner taken by Gary Jones from the left by-line, Michael Smith makes a clearance.
Andrew Davies finds the back of the net with a headed goal from inside the area. Bradford 3-0 Bristol Rovers.The assist for the goal came from Gary Jones.
A goal is scored by Tom Hitchcock from just inside the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Bradford 3-1 Bristol Rovers.
Ryan Brunt concedes a free kick for a foul on Jon McLaughlin. Jon McLaughlin takes the direct free kick.
Unfair challenge on Tom Hitchcock by Ricky Ravenhill results in a free kick. Free kick crossed by Oliver Norburn, Rory McArdle manages to make a clearance.
Foul by Michael Smith on Kyel Reid, free kick awarded.
Shot from just outside the box by Ryan Brunt goes over the bar.
Foul by James Hanson on Clayton McDonald, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Clayton McDonald.
Kyel Reid concedes a free kick for a foul on Clayton McDonald. Steve Mildenhall takes the direct free kick.
Gary Jones has an effort at goal from outside the penalty area which goes wide right of the goal.
Gary Jones takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, clearance made by Clayton McDonald.
The referee blows for offside against Nahki Wells. Steve Mildenhall takes the free kick.
Effort from outside the penalty box by Kyel Reid goes wide right of the target.
The ball is sent over by Fabian Broghammer, Tom Hitchcock takes a shot. Save made by Jon McLaughlin.
Handball by Tom Hitchcock. Jon McLaughlin restarts play with the free kick.
Michael Smith gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Kyel Reid. Gary Jones takes the free kick.
Fabian Broghammer challenges Ricky Ravenhill unfairly and gives away a Penalty. Penalty taken right-footed by Nahki Wells and scored. Bradford 2-0 Bristol Rovers.
Nahki Wells has an effort at goal from 18 yards. Save by Steve Mildenhall. Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Kyel Reid from the right by-line to the near post.
Mark McChrystal fouled by Nahki Wells, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Lee Brown.
Ollie Clarke takes a shot. Save by Jon McLaughlin.
Ollie Clarke is brought on as a substitute for Danny Woodards.
Garry Thompson has an effort from just inside the box that misses to the left of the goal.
Ryan Brunt fouled by Stephen Darby, the ref awards a free kick. Steve Mildenhall takes the free kick.
Tom Hitchcock has an effort at goal from outside the box which goes wide left of the target.
Nahki Wells finds the net with a headed goal from close range. Bradford 1-0 Bristol Rovers.Garry Thompson provided the assist for the goal.
Corner taken right-footed by Gary Jones to the near post, Joe Anyinsah manages to make a clearance.
Nahki Wells takes a shot.
Bantams trio fit to face Rovers
Bradford trio Andrew Davies, Rory McArdle and James Hanson are all expected to be fit to face Bristol Rovers after shaking off knocks.
Defenders Davies and McArdle, plus striker Hanson have received treatment for minor bumps and bruises following Saturday's physical encounter against Northampton, but manager Phil Parkinson could name an unchanged starting line-up.
Parkinson has no major new injury or suspension problems, but must decide whether to utilise his squad as he prepares his side for a fourth game in the space of 12 days.
Winger Zavon Hines, midfielder Nathan Doyle, defenders Michael Nelson and Carl McHugh, plus goalkeeper Matt Duke are all pushing for recalls after starting on the bench in recent matches as Bradford bid to extend their unbeaten run to five matches.
The Bantams could climb into a play-off place with victory if Exeter lose at Rotherham.
Bristol Rovers remain without skipper Tom Parkes.
The Pirates have won six of their last eight games and are five points off a play-off place, and three behind the Bantams, with four games left to play.
But John Ward's men will go into pivotal encounter without their captain as Parkes serves the second game of his two-match ban after accumulating 10 yellow cards during the campaign.
Loanee Clayton McDonald was handed a full debut in Parkes' place on Saturday as Rovers beat AFC Wimbledon 1-0, and is expected to continue in defence.
Winger Ellis Harrison was withdrawn at the weekend after suffering a dead leg but is expected to shake off the knock to keep his place in the starting XI.
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