AFC Bournemouth - Mitchell: We're very fortunate
UK time is: 04:22:02
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Mitchell: We're very fortunate

AFC Bournemouth chairman Eddie Mitchell believes the club are 'very fortunate' to be benefiting from the financial input from Russian businessman Maxim Demin.

Mitchell was being asked about the financial position of the club following twelve months of heavy spending on the new Kings Park training pitches, development of the facilities at the Goldsands Stadium and investment in the playing squad.

Reports by the BBC have also suggested that the deal to bring Eddie Howe and Jason Tindall back to the club from Burnley also cost in the region of 1.4million, however Mitchell would neither confirm or deny the reports due to the negotiations and agreement being confidential.

However he did state that if Eddie Howe wanted backing in January to strengthen the squad then he would do his best to support him.

Mitchell told BBC Radio Solent...

I don't see how they (the finances) can be insecure if we're spending money on the club, the players, the infrastructure.'

'We're very, very fortunate to have someone who's as keen in his desire to win as my partner and we all owe him a big debt of gratitude...'

'...I've said from day one that we're always looking to improve, and if that means bringing in players then that's what it means. If Eddie feels he needs to strengthen, he'll come to see me and we'll try and accommodate him.'


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:Tuesday October 16 2012

Time: 4:13PM

Your Comments (oldest first)

Change to most recent first
Thank you uncle max, this decision will mean your 6 million pounds will be recieved quicker as we will get rid of a few players in jan + crowds hopefully will be a lot bigger as we will be winning with Eddie in charge. =)
AFCB_FAN
Report Abuse
16/10/2012 16:55:00

Thank you uncle max, this decision will mean your 6 million pounds will be recieved quicker as we will get rid of a few players in jan + crowds hopefully will be a lot bigger as we will be winning with Eddie in charge. =)
AFCB_FAN
Report Abuse
16/10/2012 16:55:00

I believe it was Mitchells idea to host the mini Euro cup which I also believe attracted Demin here in the first place. So Kudos to Mitchell on that.
Will-AFCB
Report Abuse
16/10/2012 19:25:00

I believe it was Mitchells idea to host the mini Euro cup which I also believe attracted Demin here in the first place. So Kudos to Mitchell on that.
Will-AFCB
Report Abuse
16/10/2012 19:25:00

....yeah right.....just who is being fortunate here?....without Max we would be probably extinct now......just hope he doesn't pull the plug at any point.....
Garbo
Report Abuse
17/10/2012 08:00:00

....yeah right.....just who is being fortunate here?....without Max we would be probably extinct now......just hope he doesn't pull the plug at any point.....
Garbo
Report Abuse
17/10/2012 08:00:00

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent AFC Bournemouth Articles

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. The Alchemist 341
2. docmandu 244
3. DJ 216
4. Cherry_Bozzo 199
5. yesyescherry 183
6. table 173
7. kirsikka 169
8. blandford_cherry 157
9. northstandmark 157
10. afcdibby 141

League Results (view all)

Latest Results

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
1. AFC Bournemouth 0 0 0 0 +0 0
2. Arsenal 0 0 0 0 +0 0
3. Aston Villa 0 0 0 0 +0 0
4. Chelsea 0 0 0 0 +0 0
5. Crystal Palace 0 0 0 0 +0 0
6. Everton 0 0 0 0 +0 0
7. Leicester City 0 0 0 0 +0 0

AFC Bournemouth Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

On Buying Titles and Trophys;
Chelsea : 28/07/2015 03:34:01
Pivotal Change In Ashley Tenureship?
Newcastle : 28/07/2015 00:34:00
Diaby & Sako Deals Close?
WBA : 27/07/2015 20:32:00
Hart Up For UEFA Award
Man City : 27/07/2015 20:19:00
Pellegrini Confirms Jovetic Exit
Man City : 27/07/2015 20:08:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

AFCB Vital Player Of The Season 2014/15
Suggested By:  
Steve Cook 7%
Tommy Elphick 3%
Matt Ritchie 29%
Callum Wilson 13%
Harry Arter 18%
Simon Francis 6%
Charlie Daniels 1%
Marc Pugh 4%
Andrew Surman 4%
Yann Kermorgant 4%
Artur Boruc 3%
Brett Pitman 5%
Adam Smith 1%
Ryan Fraser 2%