Bradford turn to Jackson

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Bradford have appointed Peter Jackson as their interim manager on a week-to-week basis.

The Bradford-born 49-year-old, who began his playing career at Valley Parade, had been out of management since leaving Lincoln in 2009.

He replaces Peter Taylor, who left the Bantams after one year in charge following the 3-2 home win over Stockport.

Jackson will be assisted by youth-team manager David Wetherall.

Meanwhile, Bradford have placed assistant manager Wayne Jacobs and first-team coach Junior Lewis on gardening leave.

The club lie fifth from bottom in npower League Two.

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David Wetherall
Bradford City
League Two

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