Vital Football

Latest AFC Bournemouth News

Howe: We did everything but win

Howe: We did everything but win

AFC Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe was pleased with his sides performance at Brentford despite not collecting all three points.

Two of League One's in form sides met on New Years Day, the Cherries unbeaten in 13, whilst Brentford were unbeaten in 11.

A scoreless draw at Griffin Park extended both sides respected unbeaten records, whilst it was the first time AFC Bournemouth have failed to hit the back of the net since the 1-0 defeat to Coventry at the beginning of October.

Josh McQuoid had the Cherries best chance of the game while Wes Fogden, Harry Arter and Matt Tubbs also had opportunities to open the scoring.

Howe told BBC Radio Solent...

'I'm pleased with the point and more pleased with the performance - especially in the second half I thought we were excellent in a different way to how we have been lately.

'We had great chances in the second half. We're kicking ourselves that we didn't take one of them but I'm so pleased with the lads' attitude and commitment to the cause.

'I thought we did everything but win the game in the end. The lads couldn't have given anymore - that's all you can ask and we keep the unbeaten run going.'


AFCB Vital Travel Coaches

AFCB Vital are sponsoring the Travel Coaches this season.

The sponsorship guarantees that a supporter coach will travel to every league and cup game this season. For prices, departure times and how to book - click here.



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




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

Writer:DJ
Date:Tuesday January 1 2013
Time: 9:21PM

Login to post a comment

Recent AFC Bournemouth Articles

Francis: We need to come back with the right mindset

AFC Bournemouth captain Simon Francis believes the Cherries need to return from their Portuguese training camp with the right mindset.

Jermain Defoe Closing In On A Return For AFC Bournemouth

Our weekly update looking at the injury table for AFC Bournemouth and also comparing with all our competitors in the Premier League.

Ake: The only thing we can do is bounce back

AFC Bournemouth centre back Nathan Ake wants the Cherries to bounce back following the Cherries heavy defeat to Huddersfield Town.

Lewis Cook: England boss watching us is a compliment

AFC Bournemouth midfielder Lewis Cook believes having England manager Gareth Southgate in the stands is a compliment to the entire squad.

AFC Bournemouth Archived Articles

AFCB Vital articles from

Site Journalists

DJ
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

How many points will be necessary to avoid relegation?
Suggested By: Toronto John
fewer than 366%
362%
374%
3837%
3923%
406%
416%
more than 4116%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent AFC Bournemouth Results (view all)

AFC Bournemouth Fixtures

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.BillMcgarrycherry184
2.USCherry114
3.Garbo110
4.SlowDownDerek104
5.AlGard93
6.billythekid93
7.NWCherries9891
8.Ken Baileys Ghost87
9.northstandmark87
10.DJ84
The Vital Football Members League