Bower: You’ve Got To Make Dominance Pay

Bradford Park Avenue manager Mark Bower says it is key his side make their dominance pay off, after Southport came from behind to take all three points at the Horsfall on Monday. Avenue went in front on 10 minutes as Adam Boyes netted his second in two games, but the home side failed to add […]

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Boyes: It Feels Great

New Avenue striker Adam Boyes said it was a great feeling to net a debut goal for the club in the opening day win at Tamworth. Boyes scored in the seventh minute of stoppage time as Avenue snatched all three points from the Lamb Ground. “It was a good, hard-fought win,” the Avenue front man […]

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Bower: We Were Ruthless

Avenue manager Mark Bower said his side were ruthless in both boxes as they gained an opening day victory at Tamworth. Adam Boyes scored in the 97th minute to give the away side all three points, after fellow debutant Steven Drench made an incredible save to keep out Darryl Knights who was through on goal. […]

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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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Knowles To Remain At Horsfall

Avenue stalwart James Knowles has agreed to stay at the Horsfall Stadium for the 2017-18 campaign. Currently in his third spell at the club, centre back Knowles sits fifth in the all-time appearances chart for the reformed club. The popular defender featured 26 times after rejoining Avenue midway through last season, leaving him on 217 […]

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Hill Agrees Avenue Stay

Avenue defender Matt Hill has agreed to remain at the club both in his role as a player and as Academy coach. The former Bristol City, Preston North End and Sheffield United defender made 41 appearances in all competitions last season, having joined in the summer from Tranmere Rovers. Hill, 36,  proved a key figure in […]

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Vidal Becomes Latest Signing

Talented full back Javan Vidal has become the latest player to sign for Bradford Park Avenue ahead of the 2017-18 season. The Manchester City academy graduate moves to the Horsfall Stadium after two years in the Vanarama National League with Wrexham and Guiseley. It was current Avenue manager Mark Bower who took him to Nethermoor last […]

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Havern: I Couldn’t Turn It Down

New Avenue man Luca Havern says he couldn’t turn down the chance to work with Mark Bower and Danny Boshell. The defender joined the club from Telford last week after winning their Players’ Player of the Year award and spending the season as captain at the New Buck’s Head. However he left Shropshire seeking a […]

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