If you’re a Terrors fan or a visitor to Imperial Fields you can buy it directly from the club for a tenner- and you should, it’s excellent- or for £14.90 including postage and packing you can buy it directly from Jeff, and you should get in touch with him at brooksjeff18@aol.com to find out more. But, he dived, punched and snatched like he has never done before.

Although they lost 2-1 to the Division One giants, the match attracted Bournemouth’s biggest crowd in history and bagged them the FA ‘Giant Killer’s Cup’ consolation prize. Goals are the currency in which Premier League teams trade. This was the first time the team had ever scored this many goals in a league game – barring a 10-0 victory over Northampton Town in September 1939, the day before World War II broke out, which wiped this result from the record books. Your points are added at the end of the corresponding game – even if you’ve purchased a number of match tickets in advance. AFCB was leading 3-0 against Wrexham when Hayter was brought on as a substitute in the 86th minute.

Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic FC isn’t a name that trips readily off the tongue these days, but you’ll recognise their descendants, as they are currently in the FA Premier League. Thnx Al. The reason for their fall from grace? I should have made it clearer that during Covid times when you take away the travel (as nobody seems to know when everything will return to normal) then there are literally no stand out games other than our enforced 'newish local derby'. Lets just hope our League 1 quality striker is fit soon. It's not like we didn't create chances either, poor finishing did feature too. For a small seaside club, AFC Bournemouth has an admirable track record in its quest for silverware.


From matchday banter with fans on the stands to familiar faces in the local pub, and long-standing friendships forged from being together in the Junior Cherries, AFC Bournemouth fans love to share their opinions and ideas about their beloved club.

Their home record was phenomenal- they were invincible at Sandy Lane, putting seven past Clapton, scoring six against local rivals Dulwich Hamlet, and five against Leytonstone, Romford and St Albans City.
Down on the south coast, Bournemouth & Boscombe Athletic were a Third Division South club that had never attracted a major national headline and, since joining the Football League in 1923, had rarely threatened bringing promotion to their Dean Court home.

It slowly became fit for purpose during the course of the 1910-11 season, during which it wasn’t unusual for the team to play in King’s Park with makeshift changing rooms at the Portman Hotel. He immediately got to work and scored three goals in the next 2 minutes 17 seconds – making the final score 6-0. As for Amanda the term 'fighter pilots thumbs' springs to mind. AFC (Athletic Football Club) Bournemouth is a seaside town football team chasing national glory in the top tier of the English Premier League. Only Wycombe had escaped defeat. Dudley Milligan (born 7 January 1916, death unknown) was a footballer who represented both South Africa and Ireland at international level. National league 2017/18.

While he was at Spurs between 1992 and 2004 he was capped by the national squad 30 times. Hugh could have been a Wolverhampton player had the scout been a little earlier, as he did not arrive until after he had already agreed to join The Blues.

Bournemouth.com is your local expert, packed with up-to-date information compiled by those who really know this vibrant and beautiful British seaside town. Even Forest’s penalty taker, Billy Gray, felt that it wasn’t a penalty- but he scored nonetheless, and the match ended in a two-two draw. He played in United’s first match in the Football League, a 1-1 draw with local rivals Exeter City at Plainmoor on 27 August 1927. Lallana has played 20 games for the country at senior level and is signed to Liverpool FC.

Defoe represented England at U16, U18, U21 and senior level (2004 – present), scoring 19 goals in 55 appearances for the senior team with three games and a goal at the 2010 FIFA World Cup. Saturday (matchday) – 9am – 3pm and 20 minutes after the final whistle, AFC Bournemouth’s club shop is now online and open around the clock.

Supporters are rewarded with one point for each match they attend. The club signs its first professional player, B. Penton, for a £10 fee from Southampton and joins the South Eastern League – finishing bottom of the table. JavaScript is disabled.

In 1957 a roof was added to the western stand and more land was purchased behind the northern end with plans to enlarge the stand and build a leisure centre. The Third Round brought with it the robbery that Tooting and Mitcham supporters of a certain vintage- or perhaps those who have read Jeff’s book- still talk about today.

Saddled with huge point penalties resulting from its financial crisis, The Cherries would have been forgiven for getting their heads down and getting on with the job. The contrasting fortunes of Manchester United and Bournemouth since the Premier League’s restart couldn’t be any more drastic. They might have been a Football League side, but they must have known they were going to face a real contest. You can watch events from the covered stand and get refreshments from the cafe. Kevin Bond is sacked after four games, replaced by Jimmy Quinn, with Jason Tindall as his assistant.

Wycombe away is on my list as a new ground. Quinn is replaced twenty games in by Eddie Howe, who at 31 becomes the youngest manager in the Football League. AFC Bournemouth’s arrival in the Premiership saw a rapid increase in the number of people wanting to support their home team at the games.

Whether you're a life-long resident, commuter, full-time student, holidaymaker or just stopping by - whatever your reason for being in town, Bournemouth.com has it covered. We’ve made great use of Jeff Brooks fabulous book, ‘We Woz Robbed In ’59,’ in our research for this article. The second leg of the tie finished 3-3, then 4-4 after extra time, with Bournemouth eventually bowing out 4-2 on penalties. The club enters the League One playoffs for the first time after finishing 6th. He applies for the main job part way through the season when Webb leaves, but Don Megson is appointed, 1983-84 – Megson is sacked when Bournemouth finds itself in Division Three’s relegation zone at the end of the year. The Terrors had already played five matches to get to this stage of the competition. Home: Away: Season Division Ptn Club Pld W D L F A W D L F A GD Pts Ave Gate FA Cup League Cup European; 1923-24: 3rd Div South: 21: Bournemouth & Boscombe Athletic: 42: 6: 8: 7: 19

They reached the Fifth Round of the FA Cup in 1988-89, eventually losing to Manchester United after a replay, and got to the same stage in 2015-16, losing to Everton. After retiring from the game he became a grocer in Luton.