by Dan Davis (@dan_davis20) Bournemouth fell to a 2-0 defeat against Manchester United after goals from Chris Smalling and Romelu Lukaku earned the visitors victory at Vitality Stadium. Smalling’s opener after 28 minutes was the result of a slick passing move from Jose Mourinho’s side, before Lukaku’s clever lob midway through the second half condemned the Cherries to … [Read more...] about Cherries downed after Smalling and Lukaku strikes
By Jonathan Nagioff (@jonathannagioff) AFC Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe has called for his side to emulate the form they showed at the closing stages of last season, ahead of Wednesday’s fixture against Manchester United. With four matches remaining of the campaign the Cherries have accumulated 38 points, the same tally they achieved at the equivalent stage last … [Read more...] about Howe targets strong finish for Cherries
by Dan Davis (@dan_davis20) Josh King's late leveller rescued a point for the Cherries, who all but ensured Premier League survival after a 2-2 stalemate with Crystal Palace. The relegation-threatened visitors took the lead early into the second half when Luka Milivojevic curled a superb free-kick into the top corner, before Bournemouth equalised through substitute Lys … [Read more...] about King strikes late to earn Cherries late draw with Crystal Palace
By Stephen Wright (@SundayLoveSongs) After two impressive performances in international friendlies against the Netherlands and Italy, England manager Gareth Southgate has until June 4th to finalise the squad he will take to this year’s World Cup in Russia. But who do the Bournemouth Rock’s sports team think should travel, and who should be left behind? Sports writer Stephen … [Read more...] about World Cup Countdown #3: Who should England take to Russia?
By Jonathan Nagioff (@jonathannagioff) AFC Bournemouth have been dealt a huge blow this morning with midfielder Junior Stanislas ruled out for the season after suffering knee ligament damage. The 28-year-old has endured an injury-hampered season and will not feature for the Cherries again this term, after boss Eddie Howe confirmed fears that he damaged his knee ligaments, … [Read more...] about Stanislas ruled out for the season