75 and still playing, a short feature on Bournemouth’s walking footballers and their love for the game…
Poole Town are now four points adrift of safety in the National League South, after a 4-0 defeat to Eastbourne Borough. The Dolphins entered the half-time break trailing 3-0, after goals from Lloyd Dawes, Charlie Harris and Gavin McCallum put the visitors in control. Despite a spirited second half performance, Tom Killick’s side were unable […]
AFC Bournemouth under-21s coach Carl Fletcher insists midfielder Harry Arter is “fine” despite rumours he may leave the club in the summer.
Playing football is all that Sean Leadbetter has wanted to do, but with a double leg break occurring just weeks after his return from another serious injury, the midfielder was forced to hang up his boots at the age of 32 in December. Leadbetter had never faced any significant injury problems in his career, but […]
AFC Bournemouth youth team manager Alan Connell admits the academy must reach Category Two status to catch up with their Premier League opponents. The category system, introduced as part of the Elite Player Performance Plan in October 2011, placed the Cherries –who were still in League One at the time- in Category Three. Despite having […]
A new football volunteering initiative to integrate young refugees and asylum seekers in the local community is set to start in March. The project will consist of weekly training sessions in the Bournemouth area and focus on promoting social integration and wellbeing. Student Action for Refugees Bournemouth (STAR), a student-led charity, partnered up with the […]
From rags to riches, AFC Bournemouth have gone from the brink of extinction to one of the worlds’ richest clubs. But how did they manage it?