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Bradford City 2-1 Doncaster Rovers

Jamie Proctor scored twice as Bradford continued their play-off push with a win over struggling Doncaster Rovers.

Proctor, who joined from Fleetwood in January, headed in Billy Clarke's cross from six yards out to open the scoring.

It was 2-0 when left-back James Meredith got on the overlap and delivered for Proctor to glance in his second header from the near post.

Doncaster scored a consolation through Nathan Tyson's close-range finish but are now are 11 games without a win.

Line-ups

Bradford

  • 1Williams
  • 2Darby
  • 5Clarke
  • 16Burke
  • 3Meredith
  • 29McMahon
  • 12CullenBooked at 38mins
  • 4Evans
  • 17Reid
  • 19ProctorSubstituted forHansonat 72'minutes
  • 10ClarkeSubstituted forThomasat 82'minutes

Substitutes

  • 7Marshall
  • 9Hanson
  • 11Knott
  • 15Leigh
  • 18Routis
  • 30Cracknell
  • 39Thomas

Doncaster

  • 12Stuckmann
  • 3Evina
  • 4McCullough
  • 6Butler
  • 20Taylor-Sinclair
  • 8ChaplowSubstituted forStewartat 56'minutes
  • 22GrantSubstituted forMiddletonat 30'minutes
  • 37CalderSubstituted forMackenzieat 90+2'minutes
  • 10Gooch
  • 14Tyson
  • 11Williams

Substitutes

  • 17Mackenzie
  • 18Keegan
  • 21Mandeville
  • 27Stewart
  • 29Middleton
  • 34Davies
  • 40Jones
Referee:
Neil Swarbrick
Attendance:
17,889

Match Stats

Home TeamBradfordAway TeamDoncaster
Possession
Home59%
Away41%
Shots
Home11
Away10
Shots on Target
Home4
Away1
Corners
Home7
Away6
Fouls
Home9
Away12

Live Text

Match ends, Bradford City 2, Doncaster Rovers 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Bradford City 2, Doncaster Rovers 1.

Corner, Doncaster Rovers. Conceded by Josh Cullen.

Attempt missed. Andy Williams (Doncaster Rovers) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

Corner, Doncaster Rovers. Conceded by Tony McMahon.

Substitution

Substitution, Doncaster Rovers. Gary Mackenzie replaces Riccardo Calder.

Attempt missed. Aaron Taylor-Sinclair (Doncaster Rovers) right footed shot from outside the box is too high.

Goal!

Goal! Bradford City 2, Doncaster Rovers 1. Nathan Tyson (Doncaster Rovers) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Andy Williams.

Attempt missed. Riccardo Calder (Doncaster Rovers) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.

Attempt missed. Andy Williams (Doncaster Rovers) right footed shot from the left side of the box misses to the right.

Lee Evans (Bradford City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Riccardo Calder (Doncaster Rovers).

Attempt missed. Andy Williams (Doncaster Rovers) right footed shot from the left side of the box is close, but misses to the right.

Substitution

Substitution, Bradford City. Wes Thomas replaces Billy Clarke.

Tony McMahon (Bradford City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Andy Butler (Doncaster Rovers).

Corner, Bradford City. Conceded by Luke McCullough.

Attempt missed. Tony McMahon (Bradford City) header from the right side of the six yard box is too high.

Substitution

Substitution, Bradford City. James Hanson replaces Jamie Proctor.

Corner, Bradford City. Conceded by Harry Middleton.

Attempt blocked. Jamie Proctor (Bradford City) header from the centre of the box is blocked.

Corner, Bradford City. Conceded by Riccardo Calder.

Attempt blocked. Billy Clarke (Bradford City) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

Foul by Lee Evans (Bradford City).

Lynden Gooch (Doncaster Rovers) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Attempt saved. Billy Clarke (Bradford City) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

Attempt missed. Lynden Gooch (Doncaster Rovers) right footed shot from very close range is too high.

Corner, Doncaster Rovers. Conceded by Reece Burke.

Attempt missed. Billy Clarke (Bradford City) left footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.

Foul by Jamie Proctor (Bradford City).

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

Lee Evans (Bradford City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

Foul by Lynden Gooch (Doncaster Rovers).

Attempt missed. Tony McMahon (Bradford City) right footed shot from the right side of the box is too high.

Attempt missed. Andy Williams (Doncaster Rovers) header from the centre of the box is too high.

Corner, Doncaster Rovers. Conceded by Lee Evans.

Substitution

Substitution, Doncaster Rovers. Cameron Stewart replaces Richard Chaplow.

Foul by Jamie Proctor (Bradford City).

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

Kyel Reid (Bradford City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Burton36225946311571
2Wigan361714559342565
3Gillingham361881063432062
4Walsall351711754371762
5Millwall361781157431459
6Bradford361610104337658
7Coventry3615101158401855
8Barnsley36174155748955
9Port Vale371510124441355
10Southend36159124844454
11Sheff Utd361410125247552
12Rochdale36149134846251
13Scunthorpe36149134242051
14Swindon35147145553249
15Bury36139144558-1348
16Peterborough36136176059145
17Shrewsbury36128164454-1044
18Chesterfield36125194758-1141
19Fleetwood351010154345-240
20Doncaster36910173749-1237
21Blackpool3698193347-1435
22Oldham34616123347-1434
23Crewe36612183763-2630
24Colchester36610204584-3928
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