AFC Bournemouth: Ritchie loving his licence to thrill

Bournemouth Echo:

6:00am Monday 22nd December 2014

MIDFIELD marvel Matt Ritchie insists his unshackled role at Cherries is responsible for turning him into the Championship’s tormentor-in-chief.

AFC Bournemouth: Captain Elphick hails response to Liverpool loss

Bournemouth Echo:

6:00am Monday 22nd December 2014

CAPTAIN Tommy Elphick praised resilient Cherries for quickly banishing the ghost of their League Cup exit with a rip-roaring display at Blackpool.

AFC Bournemouth: Howe hails Cherries for show on shoddy Blackpool surface

Bournemouth Echo:

6:26pm Saturday 20th December 2014

BOSS Eddie Howe insists Cherries will not waste time gazing down from the Championship summit despite presiding over another feast of goals at Blackpool.

Blackpool boss Lee Clark: 'AFC Bournemouth are the best team in the Championship'

Bournemouth Echo:

7:42pm Sunday 21st December 2014

BEATEN boss Lee Clark was left “angry, disappointed and embarrassed” by Blackpool’s 6-1 humbling – but still hailed Cherries as “the best team in the league”.

VIDEO: Blackpool 1 AFC Bournemouth 6 - Lee Clark's post-match verdict

Bournemouth Echo:

7:24pm Saturday 20th December 2014

BLACKPOOL manager Lee Clark declared himself "angry, disappointed and embarrassed" following his side's 6-1 mauling at the hands of Cherries this afternoon. 

AFC Bournemouth: Pulis impressed with team's identity

Bournemouth Echo: Philosophy: Tony Pulis is in tune with his Palace players

5:39pm Friday 19th December 2014

EX-Cherries boss and player Tony Pulis believes the team’s identity could stand them in good stead as they look to maintain their Championship challenge.

AFC Bournemouth: We will learn lessons from historic League Cup run says O'Kane

Bournemouth Echo: Eunan O'Kane. Cherries Scunthorpe.

5:34pm Friday 19th December 2014

EUNAN O’Kane is adamant Cherries must use the lessons learned from their League Cup defeat to inspire them to more Championship successes.

AFC Bournemouth: Partnerships are key says assist king Francis

Bournemouth Echo:

6:00am Friday 19th December 2014

MARAUDING full-back Simon Francis insisted boss Eddie Howe’s innovative approach on the training ground had been the catalyst behind Cherries’ recent glut of goals.

AFC Bournemouth: Cup exploits have given Howe food for thought

Bournemouth Echo:

6:00am Friday 19th December 2014

MANAGER Eddie Howe insisted Cherries’ League Cup exploits had given him “food for thought” ahead of the start of the busy festive campaign.

AFC Bournemouth: Improving Blackpool no easy ride for Clark

Bournemouth Echo: Lee Clark at the final whistle. Picture: Action Images

6:00am Friday 19th December 2014

SHOULD Blackpool’s mini-revival continue, manager Lee Clark could be tempted to join the queue at the Pleasure Beach.

AFC Bournemouth: Muleba joins Gosport Borough on youth loan

Bournemouth Echo:

4:18pm Friday 19th December 2014

TEENAGE Cherries defender Jonathan Muleba has joined Conference South high-fliers Gosport Borough on a youth loan.

AFC Bournemouth: Howe wants to use League Cup exit as a positive

Bournemouth Echo:

11:40pm Wednesday 17th December 2014

MANAGER Eddie Howe is keen to use Cherries’ League Cup experience as a “positive” as they look to maintain their Championship challenge.

VOTE: AFC Bournemouth - Did #whistlegate decide Liverpool tie? Share your views...

Bournemouth Echo:

11:14am Thursday 18th December 2014

MUCH has been made of the phantom whistle that caused Cherries skipper Tommy Elphick to stop in the build-up to Liverpool;s second goal last night – but was it decisive?

AFC Bournemouth: Friday feast of football as Watford visit gets switched for Sky

Bournemouth Echo:

1:25pm Thursday 18th December 2014

CHERRIES’ home clash with Watford has been brought forward to Friday, January 30 (7.45pm) having been selected for live Sky television coverage.

(WITH VIDEO) AFC Bournemouth: Rodgers tips Cherries for the Premier League

Bournemouth Echo: Brendan Rodgers

10:57pm Wednesday 17th December 2014

BRENDAN Rodgers masterminded the end of Cherries’ 12-match unbeaten run and then tipped Eddie Howe to lead the Dorset club to the Premier League.

VIDEO: AFC Bournemouth 1 Liverpool 3 - Eddie Howe's post-match verdict

Bournemouth Echo:

10:21pm Wednesday 17th December 2014

BOSS Eddie Howe delivers his post-match after Cherries are beaten 3-1 by Liverpool in tonight’s League Cup quarter-final at Dean Court.

LEAGUE CUP COUNTDOWN: We respect Liverpool but aren't in awe of them says Elphick

Bournemouth Echo:

6:00am Wednesday 17th December 2014

INSPIRATIONAL captain Tommy Elphick insists Cherries will respect Liverpool – but will not be in awe of them.

LEAGUE CUP COUNTDOWN: 5 reasons Cherries CAN trump Liverpool tonight

Bournemouth Echo: AFC Bournemouth v Liverpool in the fourth round of the FA Cup on Saturday, January 25

10:00am Wednesday 17th December 2014

WELL, Cherries’ date with League Cup destiny is finally here, so let’s start the day with some reasons to believe a shock can happen against Liverpool.

LEAGUE CUP COUNTDOWN: Can Cherries shock Liverpool? You decide.

Bournemouth Echo: Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers during the Barclays Premier League match at Upton Park, London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Saturday September 20, 2014. See PA story SOCCER West Ham. Photo credit should read: Daniel Hambury/PA Wire. RESTRICTI

5:00am Wednesday 17th December 2014

IT IS the question on everyone's lips ahead of Cherries' historic Legaue cup quater-final with Liverpool - can Eddie Howe's men pull off the unthinkable? 

LEAGUE CUP COUNTDOWN: Game is for the fans says Cook

Bournemouth Echo:

6:00am Wednesday 17th December 2014

GENEROUS Steve Cook says Cherries’ League Cup quarter-final clash with Liverpool is “a game for the fans”.



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