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    AFC Bournemouth:
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Football Club Background and History

Football Club and Management: AFC Bournemouth

Club Contact Details: Vitality Stadium, Dean Court, Kings Park, Bournemouth BH7 7AF
Telephone: 0844 576 1910

Club Nicknames: The club's nickname is "The Cherries." The origin of this could be the cherry red striped shirts worn by the team or the fact that the stadium - then known as Dean Court - was built next to a large Dorset estate owned by an important family in Bournemouth's early development - the Cooper Deans - which featured many cherry orchards.

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Ground
Goldsands Stadium
Capacity
11,700
Chairman
Jeff Mostyn
Manager
Eddie Howe
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Location: The club is currently based in Bournemouth, Dorset in the South West of England.

Football League: AFC Bournemouth

Bournemouth currently play in the Premier League in England

History of Football: AFC Bournemouth

Origins: A.F.C. Bournemouth was founded in 1890 as Boscombe St. John's Institute FC, becoming Boscombe F.C. in 1899. To widen their local appeal they changed their name to Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic Football Club in 1923 before changing to their current name in 1972. 

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