Bower: The Lads Are Ready

Avenue manager Mark Bower says his players are itching to get the season underway at Tamworth tomorrow. It has been 14 weeks since the final game of last season at Kidderminster, and the Bradford feels confident his players are ready for the season ahead. “It’ll be a really tough one on Saturday,” Bower said. “They […]

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Duo Pen Avenue Deals

Bradford Park Avenue have made two further additions ahead of the season opener at Tamworth tomorrow. Attackers Cameron Lyn and Lee Knight have signed with the club, following successful trial periods. Pacey winger Lyn made his first pre-season appearance in the away match against former club Ossett Town, and has come off the bench in […]

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Spencer Makes Avenue Return

Midfielder Jamie Spencer has rejoined Bradford Park Avenue on a permanent basis. The 19-year-old joined the club on loan from Huddersfield Town late last season, and now makes the switch permanent after a successful trial spell. A combative central midfielder who is equally comfortable in defence joined Mark Bower’s Avenue in March, featuring in the […]

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Match Report: Avenue 2-4 Altrincham

Bradford Park Avenue fell to defeat in their final pre-season match, losing 4-2 to Northern Premier League favourites Altricnham. It was Avenue’s first defeat of the summer after four wins and five losses, and they looked set to hold their unbeaten record as Wayne Brooksby and Adam Boyes twice put the hosts into the lead, […]

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Match Arrangements: Altrincham (H)

Bradford Park Avenue host Altrincham this Saturday in the final pre-season friendly of the summer. Mark Bower’s men are currently unbeaten from five warm-up matches, but will face a stern test from an Altrincham side looking like strong favourites to bounce back to the National League North at the first time of asking this term. […]

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Boshell Brothers Sign On

Avenue have re-signed Nicky Boshell and registered brother Danny ahead of the start of the 2017-18 National League North campaign. Assistant manager Danny was always expected to sign as a player to accompany his coaching duties, however brother Nicky has been on trial with the club this summer. He was with Avenue last term, but […]

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York Match All-Ticket

Bradford Park Avenue’s home match against York City will be strictly all-ticket. The decision has been taken to make the match fully segregated and all ticket, with the well-backed visitors arriving at Horsfall Stadium for their first Saturday away match on 12 August. Avenue fans will have their first opportunity to purchase tickets at the […]

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Match Report: Farsley 0-0 Avenue

Bradford Park Avenue failed to win for the first time in pre-season, as they were held to a competitive 0-0 draw at Farsley Celtic. In an uneventful opening half-hour, Avenue had the best chance as a trialist, who scored the winner at Ossett Town on Tuesday, just couldn’t prod home as a loose ball fell […]

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Match Report: Ossett 0-1 Avenue

Bradford Park Avenue made it four pre-season wins from four with a one-sided but narrow victory at Ossett Town. A trialist scored the only goal of the game in the first half with an impressive turn and finish just outside the box in the first half. Avenue came into the game with nine trialists in […]

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Club Statement: Admission Prices

Following the announcement last week regarding matchday admission prices for the 2017-18 season, the board of Bradford Park Avenue Community Football Club would like to release the following statement: The board has spent the last few days reviewing the reaction to the decision to introduce a two-tiered matchday pricing structure. After receiving feedback both from […]

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