A.F.C. Bournemouth

A.F.C. Bournemouth

A.F.C. Bournemouth (/ˈbɔːrnməθ/ (About this sound listen)) is a professional football club in Bournemouth, Dorset, that plays in the Premier League, the top tier of the English football league system. Formed in 1890 as Boscombe St. John’s Institute F.C., the club adopted their current name in 1972. Nicknamed The Cherries, since 1910 Bournemouth have played their home games at Dean Court. Their home colours are red and black striped shirts, with black shorts and socks.

AFC Bournemouth have won the second and third tiers of English football, and were twice runners up of the fourth tier. They have also won the Football League Trophy, and the Football League Third Division South Cup.

Bournemouth have spent most of their history in the third tier of football. Under manager Eddie Howe, they have risen through the pyramid; the 2015–16 season was AFC Bournemouth’s first ever in England’s top division.

English Premier League

PosClubPWDLFAGDPts
13026318520+6581
23020555823+3565
33018755925+2561
43017946834+3460
53017585227+2556
630146105541+1448
730111092726+143
8301010104543+240
930107133549-1437
1030106143950-1136
1130810122840-1234
123089133548-1333
133088143040-1032
143087152542-1731
153087152550-2531
163079143657-2130
1730513122944-1528
183069152848-2027
193069152856-2827
2030311162347-2420
Leagues
Premier League
Seasons
2017, 2018
Home