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Bradford – 25 Years On…

May 7, 2010

The 1980’s proved to be a fairly dark period in the history of English football with the involvement of our sides in three major sporting disasters during the decade.

Next Tuesday 11th May 2010, marks the 25th anniversary since the horrific stadium fire disaster that was to change the game we know and love forever.

Bradford City versus Lincoln City was meant to be like every other 3rd Division (now known as League One) fixture played on that fatal Saturday afternoon almost 25 years ago. Except for the little fact of Bradford celebrating promotion to Division 2.

Yet sadly it wasn’t.

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