On This Day

October 23rd
1948
Off the mark
Eric Wildon powers in from six inches after Hawkins had hit the Bradford bar. It was Wildon's sixth appearance for the club and his first goal. He would go on to be one of the most prolfic front men in the club's history with 87 goals in 200 league games. His best season was in 1950/51 when he struck 26 times in the league.
YearEvent 
2015Josh Nearney joined Whitby Town on loan 
2014Paul Murray appointed Manager 
2010James Poole made his first team debut in a League One match against Bristol Rovers[view]
2004Ben Clark made his first team debut in a League One match against Peterborough United[view]
1987Michael Rae was born in Hartlepool 
1984Ruiaidhri Higgins was born in Derry 
1982Mark Taylor made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Aldershot[view]
1982Andy Higgins made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Aldershot[view]
1980Andy Monkhouse was born in Leeds 
1976David Clegg was born in Liverpool 
1976Peter Creamer made his first team debut in a Div Four match against Rochdale[view]
1974Ian Clark was born in Stockton on Tees 
1972John Honour made his first team debut in a Div Four match against Gillingham[view]
1971Malcolm Clarke made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Chester[view]
1965Alan Fox made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Barnsley[view]
1965John Small made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Barnsley[view]
1958Neil Granycombe was born in Middlesbrough 
1926Bertie Hall made his first team debut in a Div Three (N) match against Doncaster Rovers[view]
1916Jimmy Isaac was born in Cramlington 
1909Fred Black made his first team debut in a NE League match against Gateshead[view]
1909Jack Bennett made his first team debut in a NE League match against Gateshead[view]
YearCompetitionTeam  Scorers
1n/an/a 2012League OneBury (A)L1-2Noble
1n/an/a 2010League OneBRISTOL ROVERS (H)D2-2Gamble, Sweeney
1n/an/a 2004League OnePeterborough United (A)L0-3 
1n/an/a 2001Div ThreeMacclesfield Town (A)W1-0Boyd
1n/an/a 1999Div ThreeLEYTON ORIENT (H)W1-0Henderson
1n/an/a 1993Div TwoBRADFORD CITY (H)L1-2Johnrose
1n/an/a 1990Div FourPETERBOROUGH UNITED (H)W2-0Allon, Baker
1n/an/a 1982Div FourALDERSHOT (H)D1-1Bird
1n/an/a 1976Div FourROCHDALE (H)W2-0Scaife, Reed(p)
1n/an/a 1972Div FourGILLINGHAM (H)W2-0Veart, B Smith(p)
1n/an/a 1971Div FourChester (A)L0-4 
1n/an/a 1967Div FourNEWPORT COUNTY (H)W2-0Mulvaney, Phythian
1n/an/a 1965Div FourBARNSLEY (H)L1-2Harrison
1n/an/a 1954Div Three (N)BRADFORD CITY (H)D0-0 
1n/an/a 1948Div Three (N)BRADFORD CITY (H)W1-0Wildon
1n/an/a 1937Div Three (N)Rotherham United (A)L1-3Robertson
1n/an/a 1926Div Three (N)DONCASTER ROVERS (H)W3-0Myers, Thompson, McGlenn
2#000000#6495ED 1920FA CupScarborough (A)W4-1Mulholland 2, Hewitt 2(1p)
9n/an/a 1909NE LeagueSouth Shields Adelaide (A)L0-1