AFC Bournemouth


AFC BOURNEMOUTH’S England international midfielder Lewis Cook is facing up to nine months on the sidelines after rupturing his anterior cruciate ligament. The 21-year-old suffered the injury during Bournemouth’s 2-1 league win over Huddersfield Town on Tuesday night. “We are all devastated for Lewis,” said AFC Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe. “It is a huge blow …

BOURNEMOUTH finally returned to winning ways on Tuesday night with a 2-1 home victory over Huddersfield Town. It was the Cherries’ first league win in five games and has lifted them up to sixth in the Premier League standings. New England international Callum Wilson and Ryan Fraser proved their match winners. Wilson headed them ahead …

BRISTOL City will play Premier League side Huddersfield Town at Ashton Gate in the third round of the FA Cup. The sides have only met once before in the cup, which was back in the 1919-20 season. The last meeting between the clubs came in March 2017, when City ran out 4-0 winners in the …

FOOTBALL stars Jefferson Lerma and Diego Rico have joined in with more than 40 young players at the latest Premier League Kicks session at Mudeford Wood Community Centre in Christchurch. Run by the AFC Bournemouth Community Sports Trust, the sessions – which are free of charge, open to all and held across the area – …

BRISTOL City’s Jay Dasilva and Lloyd Kelly and Bournemouth’s Lewis Cook and Jack Simpson helped England Under-21s to a 5-1 victory over Denmark in Esbjerg on Tuesday evening. Aidy Boothroyd’s side are preparing for next summer’s Euro finals and their big win over Denmark followed on from beating Italy last week. First half goals from …

AFC Bournemouth have confirmed that defender Adam Smith will be sidelined for up to three months after a suffering a knee injury recently. The 27-year-old was stretchered off during the first half of their 2-1 defeat to Newcastle on November 10. Smith’s injury is not as bad as first feared but he still faces a …

BOURNEMOUTH’S Callum Wilson marked his debut for England by scoring their final goal in a 3-0 victory over the USA at Wembley on Thursday night. Wilson became the first Bournemouth player in history to start for England and he was over the moon to mark the occasion with a goal. “To make my debut here …

AFC Bournemouth striker Mikael Ndjoli has joined Kilmarnock on a six-month loan deal. The youngster was a crucial part of Carl Fletcher’s under-21s side last year, netting 24 goals in all competitions. The forward made notable performances including all three goals in the 3-1 win against Exeter City and also bagging four in a 6-0 …