FC Halifax Town v Bradford City FA Cup tie to be televised

The FC Halifax Town versus Bradford City FA Cup first round clash is set to be televised.

Thursday, 30th October 2014, 11:32 am

The West Yorkshire derby, which will take place at The Shay Stadium, will be on BT Sport from 12 noon on Sunday, November 9.

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Separated from Bradford by eight miles and two promotions, the Shaymen qualified for the first round in style by beating Chorley 5-0 in a replay on Tuesday evening.

The Shaymen and Bantams will each receive £67,500 for the game being screened live on TV and the winners of the tie will receive another £18,000.