Ravenhill in the reckoning
Bradford City’s Ricky Ravenhill hopes to be fit in time for
Friday’s home game with Southend.
The midfielder, 32, sustained a shin injury in the Bantams’
recent home win against Wycombe and was struggling to be included
in boss Phil Parkinson’s plans for last weekend’s postponed fixture
against Bristol Rovers.
“Maybe Saturday might have come around a bit too soon for me
with the leg, so it was nice to have that little bit of an extra
break,” Ravenhill told the club’s official website.
“The leg’s still a bit sore, but we have still a few days to go
until Friday’s match and I’ve trained Monday and Tuesday no
problems with it.
“Fingers crossed, there’s no reason why I shouldn’t be
Ravenhill, a summer signing from Notts County, has won back his
place in Parkinson’s starting line-up in recent weeks after being
an unused substitute in the Capital One Cup final at Wembley.