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A.F.C.
Bournemouth
Bournemouth
Full name A.F.C. Bournemouth
Nickname(s) The Cherries
Boscombe
Founded 1890
Ground Dean Court
Boscombe, Bournemouth
(Capacity: 11,464)
Owner Flag of Russia Good One Maxim Demin
Manager England Eddie Howe
Current League Premier League 
2017–18 Premier League, 12th
Website Club home page
Bournemouth 2017-18 homeBournemouth 2017-18 awayBournemouth 2017-18 third
Football current event Current season

A.F.C. Bournemouth is a football club playing in the Championship, the second tier in the English football league system. The club plays at Dean Court in Kings Park, Boscombe, Bournemouth, Dorset and have been in existence since 1899.

Nicknamed The Cherries, the team traditionally played in red shirts with white sleeves until 1971, when the strip was changed to red and black stripes, similar to that of A.C. Milan. A predominantly red shirt was chosen for the 2004–05 and 2005–06 seasons before announcing a return to the stripes for the 2006–07 season due to fan demand.

After narrowly avoiding relegation from the Football League in the 2008–09 season, Bournemouth were promoted to League One at the end of the 2009–10. After making the League One play-off semi-finals in 2010–11 and achieving a mid-table finish in 2011–12, Bournemouth won promotion to the Championship at the end of the 2012–13 season, putting them in the second tier of the league for only the second time in their history.

Players

Current squad

As of 5 February 2018
No. Position Player
1 Flag of Poland GK Artur Boruc
2 England DF Simon Francis (captain)
3 England DF Steve Cook
4 England MF Dan Gosling
5 Netherlands DF Nathan Aké
6 England MF Andrew Surman (vice-captain)
7 England MF Marc Pugh
8 Flag of Republic Ireland MF Harry Arter
11 England DF Charlie Daniels
13 England FW Callum Wilson
14 Flag of Australia DF Brad Smith
15 England DF Adam Smith
No. Position Player
16 England MF Lewis Cook
17 Flag of Norway FW Joshua King
18 England FW Jermain Defoe
19 England MF Junior Stanislas
22 Flag of the United States MF Emerson Hyndman
24 Scotland MF Ryan Fraser
26 England DF Tyrone Mings
27 Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina GK Asmir Begović
29 Flag of Wales DF Rhoys Wiggins
31 Flag of France FW Lys Mousset
32 Flag of Australia GK Adam Federici
33 England MF Jordon Ibe

Out on loan

No. Position Player
9 Flag of DRC FW Benik Afobe (on loan at Wolves))
10 Flag of Cote d'Ivoire FW Max Gradel (on loan at Toulouse)
12 England GK Aaron Ramsdale (on loan at Chesterfield)
21 England GK Ryan Allsop (on loan at Lincoln City)
23 England MF Connor Mahoney (on loan at Barnsley)
28 England FW Lewis Grabban (on loan at Sunderland)
No. Position Player
38 England DF Baily Cargill (on loan at Fleetwood Town)
39 England MF Ben Whitfield (on loan at Port Vale)
44 England FW Sam Surridge (on loan at Yeovil Town)
48 England MF Sam Matthews (on loan at Eastleigh)
49 England GK Callum Stanton (on loan at Guernsey)
53 Flag of Republic Ireland FW Joe Quigley (on loan at Newport County)

Club alumni

Former players

Main article: A.F.C. Bournemouth players

Managers

Main article: A.F.C. Bournemouth managers

External links

AFC Bournemouth
Bournemouth Football Club

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History: GeneralSeasons

Bournemouth
A.F.C. Bournemouth squad - 2018–19

1 Boruc · 2 Francis · 3 S. Cook · 4 Gosling · 5 Aké · 6 Surman · 7 Pugh · 8 Arter · 9 Afobe · 11 Daniels · 12 Ramsdale · 13 Wilson · 14 B. Smith · 15 A. Smith · 16 L. Cook · 17 King · 18 Defoe · 19 Stanislas · 22 Hyndman · 23 Mahoney · 24 Fraser · 26 Mings · 27 Begović · 29 Wiggins · 31 Mousset · 33 Ibe ·

AFC Bournemouth
A.F.C. Bournemouth seasons

2015-16 · 2016-17 · 2017-18 · 2018-19 ·

Bournemouth
A.F.C. Bournemouth squad seasons

2011-12 · 2012-13 · 2013-14 · 2014-15 · 2015-16 · 2016-17 · 2017-18 ·

A.F.C. Bournemouth F.C. matches - 2018-19
2018-19 Premier League

Arsenal (h) · Arsenal (a) ·

2018-19 FA Cup
2018-19 League Cup
A.F.C. Bournemouth F.C. match images - 2018-19
2018-19 Premier League

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2018-19 FA Cup
2018-19 League Cup
A.F.C. Bournemouth Football Club - Managers

Kitcher (1914–23) • Kinghorn (1923–25) • Knighton (1925–28) • Richards (1928–30) • Birrell (1930–35) • Crompton (1935–36) • Bell (1936–39) • Kinghorn (1939–47) • Lowe (1947–50) • Bruton (1950–56) • Cox (1956–58) • Welsh (1958–61) • McGarry (1961–63) • Flewin (1963–65) • Cox (1965–70) • J. Bond (1970–73) • Hartley (1974–78) • Nelson (1975) • Benson (1975–78) • Stock (1979–80) • Webb (1980–82) • Megson (1983) • Redknapp (1983–92) • Pulis (1992–94) • Williams (1994) • Machin (1994–2000) • O'Driscoll (2000–06) • Roach & Murdoch (2006) • K. Bond (2006–08) • Quinn (2008) • Howe (2008–11) • Bradbury (2011–12) • Groves (2012) • Howe (2012–)

Premier League 2018–19

Arsenal · Bournemouth · Brighton & Hove Albion · Burnley · Cardiff City · Chelsea · Crystal Palace · Everton · Fulham · Huddersfield Town · Leicester City · Liverpool · Manchester City · Manchester United · Newcastle United · Southampton · Tottenham Hotspur · Watford · West Ham United · Wolverhampton Wanderers

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