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A.F.C. Bournemouth: Athletic football club
Athletic Football Club Bournemouth, often abbreviated as AFC Bournemouth or simply Bournemouth, is a professional football club based in Kings Park, Boscombe, a suburb of Bournemouth, Dorset, that plays in the Premier League, the top tier of the English football league system. Formed in 1899 as Boscombe St. John's Institute F.C., the club adopted their current name in 1972. Nicknamed "The Cherries", Bournemouth have played their home games at Dean Court since 1910. Their home colours are red and black striped shirts, with black shorts and socks, inspired by that of Italian club A.C. Milan.

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Premier League fixtures: BBC to show Bournemouth v Crystal Palace, Norwich v Everton

The BBC is to broadcast Bournemouth v Crystal Palace on 20 June at 19:45 BST as the first of its four free-to-air games.
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First three full rounds of Premier League fixtures confirmed

The BBC is to broadcast Bournemouth v Crystal Palace on 20 June at 19:45 BST as the first of its four free-to-air games.
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Ramsdale's positive coronavirus test shook Bournemouth - Howe

Bournemouth goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale's positive coronavirus test has changed the mindset of staff at the club, according to manager Eddie Howe.
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Bournemouth keeper Ramsdale confirms positive coronavirus test

Bournemouth keeper Aaron Ramsdale says he was one of two individuals to test positive for coronavirus in the latest round of Premier League tests.
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Chris Mepham: Wales and Bournemouth defender nearly quit after Chelsea exit aged 16

Wales and Bournemouth defender Chris Mepham says he nearly quit football in 2012 as he struggled to adjust to being released by Chelsea.
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NHS initiative not a knee-jerk reaction, says Bournemouth skipper

The Premier League players' NHS initiative was not a knee-jerk reaction to the Health Secretary's comments on wages, says Bournemouth captain Simon Francis.
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Boy thought Bournemouth footballer's call was April Fool prank

Bournemouth goalie Aaron Ramsdale phoned 11-year-old George in hospital after hearing he was unwell.
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Eddie Howe first Premier League boss to take pay cut

Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe becomes the first Premier League manager to take a voluntary pay cut during the ongoing coronavirus crisis.
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Bournemouth footballer Jordon Ibe fined over Bentley crash

Bournemouth's Jordon Ibe drove off after the crash in Bromley, London, last July, a court hears.
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Bournemouth: Cherries ask Premier League to investigate alleged comments made by official

Bournemouth ask the Premier League to "look into" alleged comments made by referee Jonathan Moss during their 2-1 defeat at Sheffield United.
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Sheffield United 2-1 Bournemouth: Blades hit back to beat Cherries

Sheffield United's remarkable Premier League season continues by coming from behind to beat Bournemouth and move two points adrift of the Champions League places.
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Jermain Defoe: Rangers agree permanent deal with Bournemouth striker

On-loan Bournemouth striker Jermain Defoe signs a pre-contract agreement to join Rangers on a permanent basis this summer.
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Bournemouth shock Chelsea late on to end losing run

Dan Gosling's late goal gives Bournemouth their first win since early November in a scrappy encounter at Chelsea.
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Premier League star faces Bentley crash trial

AFC Bournemouth's Jordon Ibe is accused of crashing his Bentley into a coffee shop and driving off.
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Crystal Palace 1-0 Bournemouth: Ten-man hosts into fifth after Jeffrey Schlupp's winner

Ten-man Crystal Palace move up to fifth in the Premier League as Jeffrey Schlupp's second-half goal secures a 1-0 win against Bournemouth.
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Tottenham Hotspur 3-2 Bournemouth: Alli stars as Mourinho makes it three wins out of three

Dele Alli stars as Tottenham make it three wins out of three under manager Jose Mourinho, despite a Bournemouth fightback.
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King gives Bournemouth win over Man Utd

Joshua King's goal on the stroke of half-time gives Bournemouth their first win since September and brings Manchester United's three-match winning run to a halt.
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Arsenal 1-0 Bournemouth: David Luiz earns victory for Gunners

David Luiz scores the only goal as Arsenal beat Bournemouth 1-0 at Emirates Stadium to move up to third in the Premier League.
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Bournemouth 2-2 West Ham United: Late equaliser for Hammers' Cresswell

Left-back Aaron Cresswell fires in a late equaliser as West Ham stretch their unbeaten Premier League run to six matches.
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How far can Howe take Bournemouth after win over Saints?

Bournemouth moved up to third place in the Premier League table on Friday night but just how far can Eddie Howe take them?
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Charlie Daniels: Bournemouth full-back out for rest of season with knee injury

Bournemouth defender Charlie Daniels will have surgery on a knee injury and be out for the rest of the season.
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What happened in the Premier League on Saturday?

Liverpool maintain their winning start, Teemu Pukki scores a hat-trick for Norwich, Everton see off Watford, Bournemouth hold on to beat Villa.
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