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Bradford’s wildest dreams ended by Swansea’s harsh reality

Much of the attention ahead of the Capital One Cup Final was rightfully directed at Bradford City, the first team from the fourth tier of English football since 1962 to reach such a final. Yet, just a few minutes after … Continue reading

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Bradford City restore a little of my faith in football

Bradford City’s 4-3 semi-final aggregate win over Aston Villa in the Capital One Cup is what many a football fan was holding out for. It’s the underdog story on stilts, a dream about to reach its awakening. In sweeping aside … Continue reading

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News 8/1/13 – Bradford shock Aston Villa in the League Cup

Bradford City edged closer to an amazing appearance in the Capital One Cup Final by breezing past Aston Villa in the first of their two-legged semi-final. Ignoring the fact they currently lie 60 places below the struggling Villa, Bradford terrorised … Continue reading

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Results 25/9/12 – Chelsea crush Wolves in the Capital One Cup

Alas, after spoiling you for two days with photos of grinning champions holding their trophies aloft, I have nothing for you today. Not because British competitors have come up short – it’s simply because no competitions that we appeared in … Continue reading

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Results: Shocks in the (ugh) Capital One Cup

Football: Capital One Cup Second Round Aston Villa 3-0 Tranmere Rovers Burnley 1-1 Plymouth Argyle (3-2 after penalties) Carlisle United 2-1 Ipswich Town (aet) Coventry City 3-2 Birmingham City (aet) Crawley Town 2-1 Bolton Wanderers Doncaster Rovers 3-2 Hull City … Continue reading

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