BRADFORD CITY 

(''The Bantams'')

Year formed1903
Turned professional1903 
Limited company 1908 
Previous namesNone
GroundNorthern Commercials Stadium, Valley Parade, Bradford BD8 7DY

(for pictures of the ground click here)

Pitch measurements113 x 70 yards (103 x 64 metres)
Ground capacity25,136
Record attendance at present ground39,146 v Burnley, FA Cup 4th round, 11th March 1911 (won 1-0)
League careerDivision Two: 1903 - 1908

Division One: 1908 - 1922

Division Two: 1922 - 1927

Division Three (North): 1927 - 1929

Division Two: 1929 - 1937

Division Three (North): 1937 - 1958

Division Three: 1958 - 1961

Division Four: 1961 - 1969

Division Three: 1969 -1972

Division Four: 1972 - 1977

Division Three: 1977 - 1978

Division Four: 1978 - 1982

Division Three: 1982 - 1985

Division Two: 1985 - 1990

Division Three/Two: 1990 - 1996

Division One: 1996 - 1999

Premiership: 1999 - 2001

Division One: 2001 - 2004

League One: 2004 - 2007

League Two: 2007 - 2013

League One: 2013 - .

First Football League game1st September 1903 v Grimsby Town, Division Two, lost 0-2 
Honours
EuropeanNone
Domestic - LeagueDivision Two champions: 1907-08

Division One runners-up: 1998-99

Division Three champions: 1984-85

Division Three (North) champions: 1928-29

Division Four runners-up: 1981-82

Domestic - CupFA Cup winners: 1910-11

Capital One Cup runners-up: 2012-13

Division Three (North) Cup winners: 1938-39

Division Three (North) Cup runners-up: 1937-38

Best League position5th, Division One, 1910-11
Lowest League position23rd, Division Four, 1962-63, 1965-66
Furthest in FA Cupsee above
Furthest in League Cupsee above
Most League points 
2 for a win63, Division Three (North), 1928-29
3 for a win94, Division Three, 1984-85
Fewest League points
2 for a win23, Division Two, 1926-27
3 for a win36, Premiership, 1999-2000

36, Division One, 2003-04

Most League goals scored128, Division Three (North), 1928-29
Most League goals conceded94, Division Two, 1936-37

94, Division Four, 1965-66

Fewest League goals scored35, Division Two, 1923-24
Fewest League goals conceded

40, Division One, 1913-14

40, League One, 2015-16

Most wins in a League season27, Division Three (North), 1928-29
Fewest wins in a League season5, Premiership, 2000-01
Most draws in a League season20, Division Four, 1968-69
Fewest draws in a League season5, Division One, 1910-11

5, Division Two, 1906-07

Most losses in a League season30, Division One, 2003-04
Fewest losses in a League season6, Division Three (North), 1928-29
Record League win11-1 v Rotherham United, Division Three (North), 25th August 1928
Record Cup win11-3 v Walker Celtic, FA Cup 1st round replay, 1st December 1937 
Record defeat1-9 v Colchester United, Division Four, 30th December 1961
Highest Number of League goals scored
in a season34, David Layne, Division Four, 1961-62
in total121, Bobby Campbell, 1981-84 and 1984-86
Most League goals in one match7, Albert Whitehurst v Tranmere Rovers, Division Three (North), 6th March 1929
Most League appearances 502, Cec Podd, 1970-84
Most capped player12, Jamie Lawrence for Jamaica, 2001-03
Youngest League playerRobert Cullingford, 16 years 141 days v Mansfield Town, 22nd April 1970 
Highest Transfer Fee Received£2,000,000 for Des Hamilton to Newcastle United, March 1997

£2,000,000 for Andy O'Brien to Newcastle United, March 2001

Highest Transfer Fee Paid£2,500,000 for David Hopkins from Leeds United, 7th July 2000