What went wrong for Bournemouth this season?

What went wrong for Bournemouth this season?

AFC Bournemouth never had any right to be in the Premier League. A small south coast team with a tiny stadium, they had spent their history slogging away in the lower leagues not even dreaming of one day playing in the top flight. Indeed, until the 1980's they'd never even played in the second tier of English football. But Eddie Howe changed that. He made fans dream, and then he turned those dreams into reality. Having taken over a club …
AFC Bournemouth: A Small Club With a Big Heart

AFC Bournemouth: A Small Club With a Big Heart

It would be fair to say that five years ago only a few knew that there were three clubs from the South Coast of England and a club called ‘Bournemouth’ actually existed. Portsmouth’s abrupt decline and journey to the fourth division of English football had coincided with the revival of Southampton, who managed to finish 14th in their return to the Premier League in 2012. At that point in time, this club called Bournemouth had assumed the form of being …
'Swede' Escape for the Red Devils

'Swede' Escape for the Red Devils

Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s deal invoked a lot of variation in reactions among both critics and fans alike. Some felt like he wouldn’t do well in the Premier League, while some felt like he was getting too old to take up this role. Others were delighted at the thought of having Ibrahimovic in the team. However, trust Ibrahimovic to prove the ones who doubt him wrong, and to do it with class! He has established the fact that he is a force …
Manchester City vs Bournemouth Preview | Team News, Key Men and Stats

Manchester City vs Bournemouth Preview | Team News, Key Men and Stats

League leaders Manchester City host promoted Bournemouth following the international break which wasn't kind to them as two of their star players in Sergio Aguero and David Silva getting injured. It means that Wilfried Bony who has started just five matches in nine months is set to start and City will be relying on the magic of a certain 24-year-old who has set the league on fire since his multi-million pound move from Wolfsburg. City came roaring back from a …