Hill: It’s a Nice Three Points

Bradford Park Avenue defender Matt Hill says it was a big relief for the players to take three points from fellow strugglers Altrincham. Hill scored the winner with 10 minutes to play, after Oli Johnson’s opener had been cancelled out by a well-taken goal by Elliot Newby. The winger was sent off early in the […]

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Bower: It Was Massive For Us

Bradford Park Avenue manager Mark Bower says victory over Altrincham was massive, as his side opened up a six point gap between them and the bottom three. Goals from Oli Johnson and Matt Hill won the game for Bradford, though Elliot Newby had equalised for the visitors before being shown a straight red card. It […]

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Bower: We Wanted a Reaction

Avenue manager Mark Bower says he wanted a reaction from his side after last week’s disappointing defeat at Stalybridge. Bower certainly got that, as a Wayne Brooksby hat-trick led Bradford to a 3-1 victory away at fellow strugglers AFC Telford United. The win opened up a four point gap between Bradford and the bottom three, and […]

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Bower: It Was Shambolic

Bradford Park Avenue manager Mark Bower was furious with his side following defeat at bottom of the league Stalybridge Celtic. Bower slammer a dismal performance as Celtic, who have netted less than a goal a game on average this term, slammed four past Bradford and had a catalogue of further chances as they completed the […]

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Rothery: It’s A Massive Game

New Bradford Park Avenue winger Gavin Rothery says that Tuesday’s game at Stalybridge is huge as the club aims to avoid relegation from the National League North. Following Saturday’s disappointing defeat at the hands of near neighbours FC Halifax Town, Avenue go into a run of games with a good chance of gaining a healthy […]

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Reaction: Avenue 1-3 Halifax

Bradford Park Avenue manager Mark Bower said Saturday’s defeat to FC Halifax Town was a difficult one to take, after his side had dominated for much of the afternoon. Oli Johnson put Avenue in front just after the hour before Richard Peniket equalised with Town’s first shot on goal all afternoon. Johnson was then shown […]

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Reaction: Avenue 0-1 Nuneaton

Bradford Park Avenue manager Mark Bower says he is disappointed with his side’s performance following their 1-0 home defeat by Gloucester City on Saturday. Bower’s men out in a lacklustre display in what was a poor game at the Horsfall, Zack Kotwica grabbing the game’s only goal early in the second half to send the […]

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Reaction: Nuneaton 1-2 Avenue

Avenue manager Mark Bower says his side deserved the three points they picked up in Saturday’s 2-1 victory at Nuneaton. Goals from Shane Killock and Oli Johnson gave Avenue their third win on the bounce, and the Bradford striker also gave his reaction to BPATV after the match.

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Bower: We Showed Our Quality

Avenue manager Mark Bower says his side showed an extra bit of quality as they picked up their second win in a row with a comprehensive victory against Gainsborough. Bradford were handed a great chance to win the game when visiting goalkeeper George Willis was sent off on 20 minutes and Nicky Wroe converted the […]

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Bower: We Were Comfortable

Bradford Park Avenue manager Mark Bower was pleased with the professional and comfortable manner in which his side claimed victory at Curzon Ashton on Saturday. Goals from James Knowles and Danny Boshell saw Avenue win for the first time since January 10, and claim their first three points without needing a last minute winner since […]

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