Date: 15th July 2007 at 3:23pm
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The loss of leading goal-scorer Jamie Hayter will be a big loss to the Dorset based club. In recent years he has been main source of goals for them, he has left to join Doncaster in a £200,000 deal.

Former Brentford target man Jo Kuffour has been brought in as a replacement for Hayter; he has the unenviable task of trying to follow in his footsteps.

Kuffour notched 14 goals last season in a relegated team and the club will be looking for him to hit the back of the net on a regular basis.

Russell Perrett has also joined the club from Luton. The 6ft 1 defender will be add much needed height and experience to the Bournemouth back line.

They will be looking for former England player Darren Anderton to supply the crosses for him to finish. If Kuffour struggles to adapt to life on the south coast there is a distinct possibility that they could get embroiled in a relegation scrap.

2006/07 Head to Head
Bournemouth 1-0 Crewe
Crewe 2-0 Bournemouth

League Position Last Season – 19th
Player to Watch – Jo Kuffour
Odds 2007/08 – 40/1 (Bet 365)

Crewe Vital Prediction – 20th

 

One Reply to “League One Guide – Bournemouth”

  • A very fair reflection of our season ahead. Tho with the new signings (some of which signed after you wrote this) i think we will finish between 10th and 15th. Atleast you dont have us getting relegated.

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