Bradford 2-0 Burton Albion- Match Report

Last updated : 08 March 2016
Leaders Burton beaten by BradfordBradford moved level on points with sixth-placed Barnsley after a deserved 2-0 win over Sky Bet League One leaders Burton at Valley Parade.The Bantams went in front after 13 minutes through winger Kyel Reid

He took a pass from striker Billy Clarke and scored with a superb, angled left-foot shot into the far corner of the net, giving his former Bradford team-mate, goalkeeper Jon McLaughlin, no chance.Only resolute defending by Bradford prevented Burton from equalising in the 20th minute as Reece Burke blocked Callum Butcher's shot and then goalkeeper Ben Williams made a fine save to deny Mark Duffy.Burke scored Bradford's second goal after 28 minutes

Tony McMahon played a short free-kick to Billy Clarke, whose shot was saved by McLaughlin, but the keeper could not hold the ball and 19-year-old Burke, on loan from West Ham, fired the rebound into the net.Burton, four points clear at the top of the table, went close to pulling a goal back in the second half but Bradford missed the chance to put the result beyond doubt in the 79th minute when McMahon saw his under-hit penalty saved by McLaughlin after defender Cansdell-Sherriff had handled in the area

Source : PA

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