Bower: We’re Playing With Confidence

Bradford Park Avenue manager Mark Bower says he is impressed with the confidence levels running through his side, after they picked up their eighth successive game unbeaten at Southport on Saturday. Goals from Adam Boyes, Oli Johnson and Javan Vidal saw Avenue progress in the Emirates FA Cup, and the Bradford boss was impressed with […]

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Bower: We Are Absolutely Delighted

Bradford Park Avenue manager Mark Bower said he was absolutely delighted with Monday night’s victory over Boston United. Goals from Mark Ross and Adam Boyes saw Avenue come from behind to make it seven games unbeaten ahead of this Saturday’s FA Cup tie at Southport. “We are absolutely delighted with that win,” Bower said. “You […]

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Bower: We Didn’t Do Enough

Bradford Park Avenue manager Mark Bower says his side didn’t do enough to deserve three points in Saturday’s draw against 10-man Nuneaton Town. Avenue went behind in the sixth minute as Tom Elliott opened the scoring but Oli Johnson levelled 15 minutes later with a well-struck effort. Nuneaton went a man down 10 minutes into […]

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Kelly Joins Bradford On Loan

Bradford Park Avenue have signed defender Graham Kelly on a one-month loan deal from Port Vale. Manager Mark Bower has moved to strengthen his defensive options following the recent injuries to Matt Hill and Luca Havern. With Shane Killock already out injured, Avenue are light across the defensive line and left-back Kelly arrives to provide […]

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Bower: We Won’t Get Carried Away

Bradford Park Avenue manager Mark Bower says his side won’t get carried away with the five-match unbeaten run they are currently on. Bower’s Avenue made it three wins and two draws from their last five with a 3-0 victory at Gainsborough Trinity on Tuesday, and the Avenue boss was impressed with the display from his […]

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Bower: We Were Solid

Avenue manager Mark Bower said there were many positives to be taken from Monday’s goalless draw against Chorley. Bower’s side made it three games unbeaten with the draw, after victories over FC United of Manchester and AFC Telford United. It also saw Steven Drench keep his third clean sheet, and the Avenue boss was impressed […]

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Bower: I’ve Never Seen Anything Like It

Bradford Park Avenue manager Mark Bower said he has never seen anything like his side’s collapse in Tuesday’s defeat at Spennymoor. Avenue were well on top in the game at Brewery Field before three goals in four minutes saw recently-promoted Spennymoor take all three points. Bradford had missed a number of chances before, and Bower […]

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Bower: We Will Make Changes

Avenue manager Mark Bower says he will make changes for tonight’s match against Spennymoor Town. Bower’s men were thumped 5-0 on Saturday as York City ran riot at the Horsfall Stadium, and the Bradford boss said he had no positives to take from the game. “We just started so poorly,” Bower said. “When you start […]

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Ross Signs For Avenue

Bradford Park Avenue have signed defender Mark Ross ahead of today’s match against York City. The former Stockport captain had been without a club at the start of the season, and comes in to provide much-needed defensive cover. Centre back Shane Killock is currently out injured, while right back Javan Vidal will commence a three-match […]

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Spencer: It’s Another Tough Test

Bradford Park Avenue midfielder Jamie Spencer says it will be yet another big test for his side as they host York City on Saturday. Recently-relegated York are one of the division’s full-time teams, and the club are expecting a four-figure crowd at the Horsfall Stadium for the Yorkshire derby. “It’s another really tough test for […]

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