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What's going wrong at Bournemouth?
12:00 Wednesday 11th December 2019

Since their promotion to the Premier League four years ago, Bournemouth established and consolidated their status as a top-flight club. Expectations on the South Coast club aren’t that lofty but we’re in a generation when everything…

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Are there positives to take from Manchester United's Bournemouth defeat?
09:01 Sunday 3rd November 2019

They’re back. After Manchester United lost at Dean Court to Bournemouth on a rainy, wind-whipped, South Coast Saturday afternoon, the Love United, Hate Glazers crowd returned en masse to disparage their club on social media. Never mind…

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Should Chelsea re-sign Nathan Ake from Bournemouth?
08:00 Saturday 26th October 2019

What stands out immediately about Nathan Ake in the footballing rather than coif department? One of the best ball-playing defenders in the Premier League, the 24-year-old is the key man in Eddie Howe's Bournemouth backline. His defensive…

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Can Eddie Howe turn in his best Bournemouth campaign?
08:00 Thursday 26th September 2019

Friday night’s victory over Southampton in the South Coast derby put Bournemouth in the top six of the Premier League table. The Cherries have (yet again) made a statement that they aren’t a relegation-threatened club anymore. Well,…

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Wilson, Fraser propel youthful Bournemouth forward
19:01 Monday 16th September 2019

Putting faith in youngsters is always viewed as a gamble. Less-experienced players tend to be more error-prone, rash in their decision-making and, simply put, sporadic. This weekend, AFC Bournemouth fielded the youngest ever starting line-up…

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Harry Wilson's war goes to the South Coast
08:01 Sunday 25th August 2019

Having joined Liverpool’s academy as a 15-year-old, Harry Wilson, like many young British players, is yet to receive a real opportunity in the Premier League. The Welsh winger has had loan spells at Crewe Alexandra, Hull City, and Derby…

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2019/20 Bournemouth Premier League preview
15:00 Sunday 4th August 2019

In 2008, Bournemouth were fighting for their existence. Now they're preparing for their fifth consecutive Premier League season after finishing 14th last term. The Cherries are peculiar fruit. If you look at the size of the club,…

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How will Bournemouth spend their summer?
15:01 Thursday 20th June 2019

A quote from Muhammed Ali can be found inside Bournemouth’s training facility. What you are thinking is what you are becoming. Ali's mindset is reflected in how the club operates under the Englishman Eddie Howe. Howe is not your typical…

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Can the 2019/20 Premier League's English managers forge success?
12:00 Wednesday 19th June 2019

It’s been a while, but England is making a comeback in the Premier League. Perhaps the best European striker over the past four seasons, Harry Kane, is English. Raheem Sterling now ranks among the game's best wingers after his…

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Bournemouth take out Callum Wilson insurance with Dominic Solanke signing
09:00 Saturday 9th February 2019

In the Premier League, 2019's January transfer window was a relatively quiet one. I guess the biggest name to make the switch to England was Gonzalo Higuain, but even that's only on a loan basis. To me, the most intriguing move was…

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Despite dip in form, Bournemouth can still finish 'best of the rest'
15:00 Friday 25th January 2019

The 10-year challenge swept social media over the last few weeks. If you're unfamiliar, the aim is to compare a photo from a decade ago to a recent snap to see any changes. AFC Bournemouth joined in with the fun. In the 2008/09 season,…

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Jordon Ibe: How it all went wrong for the £15m Bournemouth star
17:00 Friday 14th December 2018

Would it be better to be the little fish in a big pond with low expectations or the big fish in the little pond with all the pressure on your shoulders? Jordon Ibe has already experienced both scenarios in his young career; and has failed twice.…

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Bournemouth red-faced as £20m experiment with Jermaine Defoe fails
12:00 Sunday 18th November 2018

Jermaine Defoe made his second appearance in nearly two months for Bournemouth on November 10th. Eddie Howe introduced him in the second half of the Cherries’ Premier League defeat to Newcastle United. Defoe was given only eight minutes…

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High-flying Bournemouth entering into season-defining period
08:30 Saturday 3rd November 2018

Currently sitting sixth in the Premier League table and earning significant praise for the performances, AFC Bournemouth have been amongst the surprise packages during the opening months of the season. The likes of Callum Wilson, Ryan Fraser…

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Bournemouth's gradual transition under Eddie Howe is showing merit
08:00 Thursday 18th October 2018

After eight games, the Premier League table is starting to take shape. The top five may hold no shocks, but there are a few slightly further down. Manchester United languish in the eighth position, while Bournemouth, after a surprisingly strong…