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Shot by Richard Ravenhill from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the goal.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kyel Reid by Onismor Bhasera. Onismor Bhasera shown a red card. Jack Compton takes the direct free kick.
Effort from a long way out by Ashley Hemmings goes wide left of the goal.
Effort from the edge of the area by Michael Flynn goes wide of the left-hand upright.
A goal is scored by James Hanson from the edge of the area to the top left corner of the goal. Bradford 1-1 Plymouth.Assist on the goal came from Kyel Reid.
Nick Chadwick is penalised for a handball. Luke Oliver takes the free kick.
Luke Daley replaces Craig Sutherland.
The offside flag is raised against Craig Sutherland. Free kick taken by Jon McLaughlin.
Shot from just outside the penalty area by Richard Ravenhill misses to the left of the target.
Corner taken right-footed by Michael Flynn.
James Hanson takes a shot. Save by Jake Cole. Free kick awarded for a foul by Ashley Hemmings on Kyel Reid. Craig Fagan leaves the field to be replaced by Nahki Wells. Andrew Davies takes the free kick.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Nick Chadwick. Indirect free kick taken by Jon McLaughlin.
Unfair challenge on Nick Chadwick by James Hanson results in a free kick. Jake Cole takes the direct free kick.
Michael Flynn takes a inswinging corner.
Foul by Craig Sutherland on Kyel Reid, free kick awarded. Jack Compton has a direct shot on goal from the free kick.
Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Will Atkinson, Craig Sutherland fires in a goal from inside the six-yard box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Bradford 0-1 Plymouth.The assist for the goal came from Simon Walton.
Nick Chadwick is ruled offside. Jon McLaughlin takes the indirect free kick.
Craig Fagan is ruled offside. Free kick taken by Jake Cole.
Nick Chadwick takes a shot. Save made by Jon McLaughlin.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Nick Chadwick by Michael Flynn. Ashley Hemmings has an effort direct from the free kick, save by Jon McLaughlin.
Curtis Nelson is brought on as a substitute for Darren Purse.
Michael Flynn takes a shot. Clearance by Darren Purse. Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Michael Flynn, save by Jake Cole.
Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Michael Flynn, save made by Jake Cole.
The referee blows for offside against Craig Sutherland. Jon McLaughlin takes the free kick.
Foul by James Hanson on Durrell Berry, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Darren Purse.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Craig Fagan by Maxime Blanchard. Free kick crossed left-footed by Jack Compton, save by Jake Cole.
Foul by Jack Compton on Simon Walton, free kick awarded. Jake Cole takes the free kick.
Foul by Onismor Bhasera on Jack Compton, free kick awarded. Onismor Bhasera is cautioned by the ref for unsporting behaviour. Andrew Davies takes the direct free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kyel Reid by Conor Hourihane. Michael Flynn takes the direct free kick. Inswinging corner taken left-footed by Kyel Reid from the right by-line, clearance made by Simon Walton. Simon Walton challenges Kyel Reid unfairly and gives away a free kick. The ball is delivered by Kyel Reid, Headed effort from deep inside the penalty area by Craig Fagan misses to the right of the target.
Jack Compton takes a shot. Jake Cole makes a save.
Corner taken by Kyel Reid from the right by-line.
The referee blows for offside. Jon McLaughlin takes the indirect free kick.
Michael Flynn takes the inswinging corner, Luke Oliver has an effort at goal from close range which goes wide right of the goal.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Durrell Berry by Michael Flynn. Direct free kick taken by Darren Purse.
Unfair challenge on Will Atkinson by Marcel Seip results in a free kick. The ball is crossed by Nick Chadwick, Shot from just outside the box by Ashley Hemmings misses to the left of the goal.
Craig Sutherland has an effort at goal from just inside the box that misses to the right of the goal.
Foul by Maxime Blanchard on Richard Ravenhill, free kick awarded. Kyel Reid takes the direct free kick.
Bantams duo back
Bradford midfielders Michael Flynn and Ricky Ravenhill will return to the side for the home clash with Plymouth.
Flynn missed the Johnstone's Paint Trophy defeat at Oldham in midweek through suspension, while Ravenhill, on loan from Notts County, had played for his parent club earlier in the competition.
Striker Craig Fagan, midfielder Kyel Reid and defender Simon Ramsden were all rested on Tuesday night and are also expected to return to the starting line-up.
Fagan and Reid stepped off the bench at Oldham, but Ramsden, only recently back from long-term injury, was not involved.
Defender Robbie Threlfall (thigh) is expected to return to contention next week after being sidelined for a month and midfield pair David Syers and Lee Bullock are hoping to return from their respective long-term knee injuries to play some part in the Christmas fixture schedule.
Plymouth will be without the suspended Paul Bignot.
Bignot was sent off for lashing out at Stourbridge's Sean Evans in the FA Cup first-round replay last month, in which the Pilgrims were humbled 2-0 by their non-league hosts, and the on-loan Blackpool defender serves the second game of a three-match ban against the Bantams.
Durrell Berry could fill in for the full-back once more at Valley Parade, and manager Carl Fletcher is unlikely to change the side that beat Northampton 4-1 in their last league outing a fortnight ago.
Defender Ben Gibson has been recalled by Middlesbrough since the defeat of the Cobblers and is therefore unavailable for the Pilgrims this weekend.
Pilgrims off bottom despite late leveller
James Hanson salvaged a late point for Bradford against fellow strugglers Plymouth, who climbed off the bottom of the Football League following the 1-1 draw at Valley Parade.
There were just five minutes of normal time remaining when Hanson levelled to hand third-bottom Bradford a share of the points to keep them three points off bottom spot, which is now occupied by Dagenham & Redbridge.
Bradford dominated the first half but the nearest they came to scoring was a minute before the break when skipper Michael Flynn saw his shot cleared off the line by defender Darren Purse with keeper Jake Cole beaten.
Plymouth went in front in the 59th minute from their first corner of the game. The home defence failed to clear Will Atkinson`s flag-kick and skipper Simon Walton's 15-yard shot was deflected into the net by Craig Sutherland.
The Bantams pressed hard for an equaliser and their pressure paid off in the 85th minute when Kyel Reid delivered a low cross from the left and Hanson scored with a superbly-taken left-footed shot just inside the near post.
Flynn and Ricky Ravenhill missed good chances to win the game for the home side in the closing stages as Plymouth were reduced to 10 men when Onismor Bhasera was sent off for a second bookable offence.
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