Rory McArdle and Stephen Darby are set to miss the opening month of the new season, leaving Stuart McCall’s defensive resources stretched. Despite that, Matthew Kilgallon may have to wait for his debut after only joining this week.
Last six games: Bradford City LWWWLD, Port Vale LWWWLL.
Referee: D Deadman (Cambridgeshire).
Last time: Bradford City 1 Port Vale 0; August 29, 2015; League One.