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The ball is delivered by James Meredith.
The referee ends the match.
Daniel Pappoe receives a red card for serious foul play.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Mark Yeates by Daniel Pappoe.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Mark Yeates.
James Meredith takes a shot. Sam Walker parries the effort to safety.
James Meredith takes the free kick.
Clearance made by Craig Eastmond.
(Colchester) makes a substitution, with Daniel Pappoe coming on for Alex Gilbey.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Freddie Sears on Ricky Ravenhill.
Ricky Ravenhill joins the action as a substitute, replacing Nathan Doyle.
Header by Raffaele De Vita goes to the left of the goal.
David Wright gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Nahki Wells.
Freddie Sears takes a shot and went wide right of the target.
Mark Yeates comes on in place of Kyel Reid.
Gavin Massey takes a shot and bounces off the post.
Header at goal by James Hanson misses left of the target.
Corner taken by Kyel Reid from the left by-line.
Craig Eastmond makes a clearance.
Kyel Reid delivers the ball.
Raffaele De Vita joins the action as a substitute, replacing Garry Thompson.
Freddie Sears replaces Jeffrey Monakana.
Shot by Nathan Doyle cleared the crossbar.
The ball is delivered by Garry Thompson.
Gavin Massey is brought on as a substitute for Drey Wright.
Foul by James Hanson on Tom Eastman, free kick awarded.
David Wright takes the free kick.
Foul by Kyel Reid on Brian Wilson, free kick awarded.
Jon McLaughlin takes the free kick.
Foul by David Wright on Kyel Reid, free kick awarded.
Corner taken by Gary Jones.
The ball is crossed by Kyel Reid.
Booking for Nathan Doyle for unsporting behaviour.
Foul by Nathan Doyle on Tom Eastman, free kick awarded.
David Wright challenges Nahki Wells unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Garry Thompson has an effort at goal and missed to the left of the target.
Jabo Ibehre takes a shot. Jon McLaughlin safely holds on.
Sam Walker takes the free kick.
Brian Wilson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on James Meredith.
Nahki Wells scores with a header. Bradford 2-2 Colchester.
The ball is delivered by Luke Garbutt.
Free kick crossed by Kyel Reid.
Magnus Okuonghae is shown a yellow card.
A cross is delivered by Garry Thompson.
The game restarts for the second half.
The whistle is blown to end the first half.
The referee blows for offside.
Rory McArdle manages to make a clearance.
Luke Garbutt sends in a cross.
Andrew Davies gets a header at goal. Sam Walker catches the ball.
Gary Jones crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Jeffrey Monakana concedes a free kick for a foul on James Meredith.
Brian Wilson has an effort direct from the free kick that flies over the crossbar.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Nathan Doyle on Drey Wright.
Unfair challenge on Andrew Davies by Tom Eastman results in a free kick.
Corner taken by Luke Garbutt from the right by-line.
Free kick taken by Andrew Davies.
David Wright challenges Kyel Reid unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Tom Eastman restarts play with the free kick.
Foul by Rory McArdle on Alex Gilbey, free kick awarded.
Garry Thompson crosses the ball.
Jabo Ibehre scores with a right foot finish. Bradford 1-2 Colchester.The assist for the goal came from Craig Eastmond.
Drey Wright takes the chance to get an effort at goal.
Nahki Wells takes a fantastic shot and cleared the bar.
Jeffrey Monakana scores with their right foot. Bradford 1-1 Colchester.Craig Eastmond provided the assist for the goal.
Free kick taken by Rory McArdle.
Brian Wilson challenges Kyel Reid unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Clearance by Luke Garbutt.
David Wright restarts play with the free kick.
Gary Jones concedes a free kick for a foul on Alex Gilbey.
Header at goal by James Hanson. Sam Walker safely holds on.
Luke Garbutt receives a yellow card for unsporting behaviour.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Luke Garbutt on Garry Thompson.
The ball is delivered by Brian Wilson.
The ball is swung over by James Meredith.
Nahki Wells takes a brilliant shot and missed to the left of the net.
Brian Wilson delivers the ball.
The ball is delivered by Kyel Reid.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Gary Jones.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Luke Garbutt.
James Hanson concedes a free kick for a foul on Magnus Okuonghae.
Nahki Wells has an effort at goal. Sam Walker safely holds on.
The ball is swung over by Stephen Darby.
Corner taken by Kyel Reid.
Nathan Doyle restarts play with the free kick.
The referee starts the match.
Gray back to boost Bantams
Bradford striker Andy Gray could be included in the squad to face Colchester for the first time this season.
The much-travelled 35-year-old has not been involved so far this season due to a broken arm but played in a midweek friendly at York and make the bench.
Defender Rory McArdle has returned unscathed from international duty with Northern Ireland and will be vying with fit-again Luke Oliver for a place in the starting line-up.
Manager Phil Parkinson will monitor the fitness of a couple of unnamed players who sustained knocks during training this week as Bradford bid to maintain their 100 per cent home record this season.
Jeffrey Monakana is poised to make his debut for depleted Colchester.
The winger arrived from Preston on Thursday on a one-month loan deal and goes straight into contention for the trip to Valley Parade.
Forward Sanchez Watt is again likely to miss out due to a thigh injury while Magnus Okuonghae is suspended and fellow defender Ryan Dickson (illness) will again be assessed
But there is some good news for boss Joe Dunne as strikers Gavin Massey (hamstring) and Freddie Sears (groin) are hopeful of making their returns.
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