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Doncaster Rovers 0-3 Bradford City

Billy Clarke
Billy Clarke won 11 caps for Republic of Ireland Under-21s

Bradford City climbed up to seventh in League One and are three points off the play-offs after three second-half goals sealed victory over Doncaster Rovers.

Curtis Main hit the post just before the break for Rovers before Bradford took the lead through Gary Mackenzie.

Rovers could not clear and Mackenzie managed to scramble the ball home.

Billy Clarke doubled Bradford's lead, finishing off James Hanson's pass for 2-0, before Tony McMahon raced through and rifled home to seal victory.

Line-ups

Doncaster

  • 43Bywater
  • 22Wabara
  • 12McCullough
  • 16ButlerBooked at 82mins
  • 17Stevens
  • 26CoppingerSubstituted forBennettat 68'minutes
  • 4FurmanBooked at 48mins
  • 19Wellens
  • 10ForresterBooked at 45minsSubstituted forTysonat 68'minutes
  • 11Main
  • 7Clarke-HarrisSubstituted forMandevilleat 84'minutes

Substitutes

  • 3Evina
  • 6McCombe
  • 8Razak
  • 13Marosi
  • 14Tyson
  • 23Bennett
  • 37Mandeville

Bradford

  • 12Williams
  • 2Darby
  • 15Mackenzie
  • 23McArdle
  • 3Meredith
  • 20Morais
  • 8Liddle
  • 11KnottSubstituted forDolanat 90+4'minutes
  • 14YeatesSubstituted forMcMahonat 69'minutes
  • 10ClarkeSubstituted forSteadat 89'minutes
  • 9Hanson

Substitutes

  • 4Dolan
  • 13Zoko
  • 16Stead
  • 18Routis
  • 22Urwin
  • 29McMahon
  • 34Webb-Foster
Referee:
Graham Salisbury
Attendance:
8,592

Match Stats

Home TeamDoncasterAway TeamBradford
Possession
Home57%
Away43%
Shots
Home10
Away8
Shots on Target
Home2
Away4
Corners
Home4
Away6
Fouls
Home6
Away14

Live Text

Match ends, Doncaster Rovers 0, Bradford City 3.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Doncaster Rovers 0, Bradford City 3.

Goal!

Goal! Doncaster Rovers 0, Bradford City 3. Tony McMahon (Bradford City) right footed shot from outside the box to the bottom left corner.

Substitution

Substitution, Bradford City. Matthew Dolan replaces Billy Knott.

Attempt missed. Liam Mandeville (Doncaster Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high.

Substitution

Substitution, Bradford City. Jon Stead replaces Billy Clarke.

Attempt saved. Liam Mandeville (Doncaster Rovers) right footed shot from a difficult angle on the left is saved in the top right corner.

Substitution

Substitution, Doncaster Rovers. Liam Mandeville replaces Jonson Clarke-Harris.

Corner, Bradford City. Conceded by Luke McCullough.

Booking

Andy Butler (Doncaster Rovers) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Andy Butler (Doncaster Rovers).

Billy Clarke (Bradford City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Attempt missed. James Hanson (Bradford City) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high.

Foul by Nathan Tyson (Doncaster Rovers).

Rory McArdle (Bradford City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Corner, Bradford City. Conceded by Andy Butler.

Reece Wabara (Doncaster Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Tony McMahon (Bradford City).

Substitution

Substitution, Bradford City. Tony McMahon replaces Mark Yeates.

Substitution

Substitution, Doncaster Rovers. Nathan Tyson replaces Harry Forrester.

Substitution

Substitution, Doncaster Rovers. Kyle Bennett replaces James Coppinger.

Reece Wabara (Doncaster Rovers) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Foul by Mark Yeates (Bradford City).

Jonson Clarke-Harris (Doncaster Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Rory McArdle (Bradford City).

Goal!

Goal! Doncaster Rovers 0, Bradford City 2. Billy Clarke (Bradford City) left footed shot from outside the box to the top left corner. Assisted by James Hanson.

Andy Butler (Doncaster Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by James Hanson (Bradford City).

Corner, Bradford City. Conceded by Stephen Bywater.

Attempt saved. Billy Knott (Bradford City) header from very close range is saved in the top right corner.

Corner, Bradford City. Conceded by Enda Stevens.

Enda Stevens (Doncaster Rovers) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Billy Knott (Bradford City).

Corner, Doncaster Rovers. Conceded by Ben Williams.

Attempt saved. Dean Furman (Doncaster Rovers) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the top centre of the goal.

Goal!

Goal! Doncaster Rovers 0, Bradford City 1. Gary Mackenzie (Bradford City) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal.

Corner, Bradford City. Conceded by Andy Butler.

Andy Butler (Doncaster Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by James Hanson (Bradford City).

Luke McCullough (Doncaster Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

goal

As It Stood

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1Bristol City402510576354185
2Preston392211665333277
3Swindon37217965392670
4MK Dons38209976403669
5Sheff Utd3917101256451161
6Chesterfield40179145951860
7Bradford391512125143857
8Rochdale391751765521356
9Barnsley39168155352156
10Peterborough40175184649-356
11Fleetwood401511144144-356
12Doncaster391411144851-353
13Oldham401411155059-953
14Gillingham401312155458-451
15Port Vale40146204958-948
16Walsall391114143642-647
17Scunthorpe391211165262-1047
18Coventry401113164455-1146
19Crewe40137203769-3246
20Leyton Orient39129185154-345
21Notts County391111173952-1344
22Crawley401111184466-2244
23Colchester39118204864-1641
24Yeovil4089233163-3233
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