UK time is: 10:25:09
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Howe: A really tough week

Incoming AFC Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe has spoken about how difficult it has been to walk away from Championship side Burnley.

Howe and his assistant Jason Tindall will be unveiled as the Cherries new management team ahead of the game against Leyton Orient at the Goldsands Stadium later today (Saturday), after Howe and Tindall opted to step down a division to return to Dean Court after 21 months in charge of Burnley.

Howe and Tindall both left the Cherries for Burnley in January 2011 and started a new challenge at Burnley, moving the club through a transition period following the clubs relegation from the Premier League and Howe admits leaving part way through the job is disappointing.

Howe told burnleyfootballclub.com...

"It`s been a really tough week. I can`t speak highly enough of Burnley Football Club, the people who work for the club, the players and the supporters, who have all been brilliant to us since we walked through the door, and I would like to thank them for that,"

"To leave is incredibly difficult, but I feel it`s a decision I have to make for my family and for personal reasons, which I can`t go into detail on...'

'...Jason and I have worked extremely hard in the job to try and put foundations and processes in place that will benefit Burnley for the long term, and hopefully they will continue to go on behind the scenes because I do believe the future is really bright for the club...'


RednBlack Shack

Don't forget to keep checking the RednBlack Shack for great online deals and help to raise money for the AFC Bournemouth Youth Team.

It's easy to join AFCB Vital

With Vital Bournemouth you can win prizes just by having your say on the articles, polls and forums, click the link to register.

Join The Vital Debate





Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: DJ Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday October 13 2012

Time: 10:35AM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent AFC Bournemouth Articles

Rate The Ref: Away to Birmingham (Friday October 24 2014)

Howe: I'm focused on us (Friday October 24 2014)

Cook: Great position to kick on (Friday October 24 2014)

Howe: I've been backed by Demin (Friday October 24 2014)

Howe: Only a matter of time for Ritchie (Thursday October 23 2014)

Büchel joins Welling (Thursday October 23 2014)

Cherries travel to Birmingham (Thursday October 23 2014)

Ritchie: Aiming to keep standards high (Thursday October 23 2014)

Howe: Taking it slowly with Ward (Thursday October 23 2014)

Video: AFCB v Reading (Wednesday October 22 2014)

Archived AFC Bournemouth Articles

List All AFCB Vital Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

1. DJ 203
2. billythekid 151
3. AlGard 128
4. Grumpy G 118
5. cockbeard 118
6. tednphil 84
7. kirsikka 80
8. northstandmark 78
9. dragonm8 77
10. table 76

League Results (view all)

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
5. Norwich 13 6 4 3 10 22
6. Forest 13 5 7 1 9 22
7. Charlton 14 5 7 2 1 22
8. Bournemouth 13 6 3 4 6 21
9. Ipswich 13 5 5 3 4 20
10. Cardiff 13 5 4 4 2 19
11. Blackburn 13 5 4 4 -1 19

Breaking League News

Bolton vs Brentford Match Preview
» Brentford : 25/10/2014 10:03:00
Royals take on second trialist
» Reading : 25/10/2014 10:00:00
Rovers Preview: Nottingham Forest (a)
» Blackburn : 25/10/2014 09:36:00
Pearce - We are not far away from that first win
» Leeds Utd : 25/10/2014 09:24:00
Parker Backs Symons
» Fulham : 25/10/2014 09:17:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Who has been the Cherries best summer signing?
Suggested By:  
Dan Gosling 10%
Junior Stanislas 14%
Callum Wilson 51%
Andrew Surman 25%