Bradford bring in West Ham midfielder on loan


Bradford City have signed 19 year old midfielder Josh Cullen on a months loan, Sky Sports has confirmed.

Cullen has signed a deal with the Bantams and will be hoping to impress enough to build on his West Ham career further. The youngster has already made 4 appearances for West Hams first team, including playing in the 3-0 win over Liverpool at Anfield.

Bradford already have one of Cullens team mates on loan, Reece Burke, and manager Phil Parkinson will be hoping Cullen can settle in at Valley Parade and have a similar impact on the team.

The midfielder already has caps for the Republic of Ireland under 21 team, and is expected to go straight in to the squad for Saturdays game against Peterborough United.

The Bantams currently sit in 12th in League One at the moment, only 6 points off a play off position. Cullen will be hoping to use his Premier League quality to drive them further towards the coveted 6th spot.


Written by Matt Blanchard

Part of the team since 2007, before becoming editor in 2013. Undertaken the role of match summariser during Scunthorpe United live match commentaries for BBC Radio Humberside. Seasonal contributor to football titles FourFourTwo and When Saturday Comes and a finalist at the Football Blogging Awards in 2014.

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