Accrington Stanley 3 Bradford City 1: City's troubled season continues

BRADFORD City slipped to yet another defeat as Accrington Stanley proved too good this afternoon.

Bradford City boss David Hopkin
Bradford City boss David Hopkin

Billy Kee put the hosts ahead with a 39th minute penalty and in-form Offrande Zanzala extended their lead with a superb solo effort early in the second period.

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Bradford did manage a response via Eoin Doyle in the 62nd minute.

However, any hopes of a comeback were soon ended when, just four minutes later, Sean McConville added a third for Accrington who now move up into the League 1 play-off spots.

David Hopkin's City side have now lost 10 of their 14 League One games and remain in the relegation places.