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Bradford City 2-2 Fleetwood Town

Nathan Pond
Nathan Pond's striker was his first goal since January 2014

Two late goals saw Fleetwood stage a late comeback to earn a draw at League One play-off rivals Bradford City.

The Bantams went in front when Jon Stead scored after Chris Maxwell failed to hold Billy Clarke's cross.

Christopher Routis then squeezed in James Hanson's far post cross as the hosts looked in complete control.

But Fleetwood pulled a goal back when Jamie Proctor headed in Tyler Hornby-Forbes' cross before Nathan Pond fired home in a stoppage time scramble.

Fleetwood occupy 10th spot, four points outside the play-offs places, with Bradford a further two places and one point further back.

Line-ups

Bradford

  • 12Williams
  • 2Darby
  • 23McArdleBooked at 45mins
  • 15Mackenzie
  • 3Meredith
  • 8Liddle
  • 18RoutisSubstituted forDolanat 79'minutes
  • 10Clarke
  • 14YeatesSubstituted forHallidayat 72'minutes
  • 16SteadSubstituted forZokoat 81'minutes
  • 9Hanson

Substitutes

  • 1Alnwick
  • 4Dolan
  • 6Sheehan
  • 11Knott
  • 13Zoko
  • 25Halliday
  • 36Mottley Henry

Fleetwood

  • 28Maxwell
  • 2McLaughlinBooked at 59mins
  • 5RobertsBooked at 36mins
  • 6Pond
  • 15ChicksenSubstituted forBallat 66'minutes
  • 4MurdochSubstituted forSarcevicat 55'minutes
  • 8Schumacher
  • 20Hornby-Forbes
  • 9DobbieSubstituted forHunterat 82'minutes
  • 12Morris
  • 19Proctor

Substitutes

  • 7Evans
  • 18Sarcevic
  • 21Moore
  • 23Ball
  • 29McAlinden
  • 30Hunter
  • 33Crainey
Referee:
Steve Martin
Attendance:
12,963

Match Stats

Home TeamBradfordAway TeamFleetwood
Possession
Home47%
Away53%
Shots
Home8
Away7
Shots on Target
Home5
Away3
Corners
Home7
Away3
Fouls
Home13
Away13

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, Bradford City 2, Fleetwood Town 2.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, Bradford City 2, Fleetwood Town 2.

  3. Post update

    Attempt missed. Francois Zoko (Bradford City) right footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses to the left.

  4. Post update

    Matthew Dolan (Bradford City) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  5. Post update

    Foul by Jamie Proctor (Fleetwood Town).

  6. Post update

    Attempt missed. David Ball (Fleetwood Town) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left.

  7. Goal!

    Goal! Bradford City 2, Fleetwood Town 2. Nathan Pond (Fleetwood Town) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner.

  8. Post update

    Corner, Bradford City. Conceded by Mark Roberts.

  9. Goal!

    Goal! Bradford City 2, Fleetwood Town 1. Jamie Proctor (Fleetwood Town) header from the centre of the box to the high centre of the goal. Assisted by Tyler Hornby-Forbes.

  10. Post update

    Foul by Francois Zoko (Bradford City).

  11. Post update

    Antoni Sarcevic (Fleetwood Town) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  12. Substitution

    Substitution, Fleetwood Town. Ashley Hunter replaces Stephen Dobbie.

  13. Substitution

    Substitution, Bradford City. Francois Zoko replaces Jon Stead.

  14. Post update

    Hand ball by Antoni Sarcevic (Fleetwood Town).

  15. Post update

    Foul by Andy Halliday (Bradford City).

  16. Post update

    Tyler Hornby-Forbes (Fleetwood Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  17. Substitution

    Substitution, Bradford City. Matthew Dolan replaces Christopher Routis.

  18. Post update

    Foul by Gary Liddle (Bradford City).

  19. Post update

    Antoni Sarcevic (Fleetwood Town) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  20. Substitution

    Substitution, Bradford City. Andy Halliday replaces Mark Yeates.