Football

Bantams' other upsets

1 LEAGUE CUP 4TH ROUND 
WIGAN 0 BRADFORD 0 
(Bradford win 4-2 on penalties) - Oct 2012.


The Bantams shocked English Premier League opponents Wigan, who created many opportunities but could not make a breakthrough during the 
90 minutes or in extra-time.

Wigan's Shaun Maloney then blazed his penalty over and Jordi Gomez saw his saved as the visitors advanced to the last eight.

2 LEAGUE CUP Q-FINAL
BRADFORD 1 ARSENAL 1 
(Bradford win 3-2 on penalties) - Dec 2012

Phil Parkinson's side had outplayed the Gunners for much of the encounter to reach their first semi-final in history.

The spot-kick specialists won their ninth successive penalty shoot-out after Thomas Vermaelen struck the post.

3 LEAGUE CUP 
SEMI-FINAL, FIRST LEG
BRADFORD 3 
ASTON VILLA 1 
- Jan 2013

Bradford were firm underdogs again but claimed a hat-trick of wins against Premier League opposition, thanks to goals by Nahki Wells, Rory McArdle and Carl McHugh.

They lost the second leg 2-1, but won 4-3 on aggregate to book a Wembley final against Swansea, which they lost 5-0.

4 FA CUP 4TH ROUND CHELSEA 2 BRADFORD 4 - Jan 2015

Bradford came back brilliantly from two goals down to win 4-2 at Chelsea and dump the English Premier League leaders out of the FA Cup at Stamford Bridge.

Despite first-half goals by Gary Cahill and Ramires, Chelsea crumbled and conceded goals to reject Filipe Morais, Jon Stead, Andy Halliday and substitute Mark Yeates.

- PA Sport.