Bournemouth v Manchester United Preview: Team News, Stats & Key Men

Bournemouth v Manchester United Preview: Team News, Stats & Key Men

After the highs of securing a memorable win at the Etihad - United came crashing back to earth as bottom of the league West Bromwich Albion beat United to hand Manchester City the league title at Old Trafford. AFC Bournemouth are comfortably placed in the league. Just below the top half with 38 points in total, Eddie Howe has weathered some tough periods to find themselves in a less perilous position at this stage of the season when teams with …
Liverpool Vs Bournemouth Preview | Stats, Key Men & Team News

Liverpool Vs Bournemouth Preview | Stats, Key Men & Team News

There are a few weeks for a football fan when Premier League matches can feel like a distraction. For Liverpool fans, these next two games are going to feel like two games that are just disrupting the story of their team’s grand ride to the penultimate stage of the Champions League. The first of those two games is against Bournemouth at Anfield on Saturday. Liverpool have had perhaps the most amazing week under Jurgen Klopp till date. Over two legs …
Manchester United v Bournemouth Preview: Team News, Stats & Key Men

Manchester United v Bournemouth Preview: Team News, Stats & Key Men

As the Christmas period is fast approaching, Manchester United are set to host AFC Bournemouth on Wednesday night - under the lights at Old Trafford. A disappointing derby defeat was made even worse given the reports of post match bust ups for Jose Mourinho and Manchester United who now find themselves a whopping 11 points behind their neighbours at the summit. Not only were United beaten comprehensively for the first time since September 2016 at home - but there cannot …
Stoke City vs Bournemouth Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Stoke City vs Bournemouth Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Stoke City (0-3-3, 3 points) will face-off against the newly promoted squad Bournemouth (2-3-1, 7 points) in week 7 of the Premier League, meeting at the Britannia Stadium on Saturday, September 26th. Mark Hughes' men forced a hard-fought 2-2 draw against top team Leicester City also at home at the Britannia Stadium last Saturday. The Potters gave the mighty Foxes a scare in the first half as forwards Bojan Krkić and Jonathan Walters scored a goal apiece at the 13th and 20th-minute to move up 2-0 …
AFC Bournemouth v Sunderland | Team News, Stats and Key Men

AFC Bournemouth v Sunderland | Team News, Stats and Key Men

Sunderland are struggling. Winless so far this season with only two points on the board, the only consolation for the Black Cats is that their Geordie rivals prop up the Premier League table one place below them. Talk about clutching at straws. They have gone eight league matches without a victory (D4, L4), and their 11 goals conceded this season is only trumped by Chelsea (I never thought I’d be saying that). In their current state, Sunderland need the comforts …
AFC Bournemouth Vs Aston Villa Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

AFC Bournemouth Vs Aston Villa Preview | Team News, Stats & Key Men

Several months after confirming their places in the 2015/16 Barclays Premier League, new boys, Bournemouth, fresh off the back of a championship winning season, entertain Premier League stalwarts, Aston Villa, a side that barely escaped the trap door last time out. The south coast side enter the new campaign with nothing to lose, and will see this home encounter as an excellent opportunity to pick up the first three points of their debut campaign in the top flight. After guiding …
The Cherry on the Cake | Can Bournemouth Survive in the Premier League

The Cherry on the Cake | Can Bournemouth Survive in the Premier League

“Five years ago we were on the abyss. We were 10 minutes away from the Conference and the chances are we would never have got out of the Conference with the resources we had available to us at that stage.” That was Jeff Mostyn, Chairman of Bournemouth AFC, speaking after his club won promotion to the Premier League. How times change. The Cherries’ march to the Promised Land is a story worthy of Hans Christian Andersen. Well, maybe his Russian …