The club said a planning application was expected to be submitted next year. Read about our approach to external linking. Bournemouth have the smallest matchday income in the top flight, earning nearly £5.2m from ticket sales in 2016-17 - their second season in the Premier League - which made up just 4% of the club's overall turnover. Bournemouth's Vitality Stadium has a capacity of only 11,464. VideoThe story of the blaze that destroyed Moria camp, Arctic Circle teens call for help to save their homes. It is a Victorian detached house, set in a residential street, 2 minutes away from the town centre of Southbourne. to build a new ground near their current home within King's Park. Bournemouth Borough Council have previously stated they would not welcome a “significantly bigger stadium” in the Kings Park area of the town. Bournemouth have played at their current ground, formerly known as Dean Court, since 1910, but it was sold to Structadene in 2005 in a sale-and-leaseback deal. VideoThe woman who ferries Covid patients in a school bus, Large cat figure discovered in Peru's Nazca lines, The story of the blaze that destroyed Moria camp. Bournemouth: Boss Eddie Howe says new stadium is 'only way to go' for club. Bournemouth Borough Council previously said it would not welcome a "significantly bigger stadium" in the Kings Park area of the town but in a statement the club said it had identified the site "with support" from the local authority. "For me that's the only way we can go now," Howe told BBC Radio Solent. Catarina Macario ready for new chapter with USWNT, Gio Reyna, U.S. stars on Barcelona's and Real Madrid's radar, La Liga kept Messi, but the talent drain to the Premier League is a concern, Look out Champions League, here comes the USMNT. In December 2016, the club announced plans to build a new ground near their current home within King's Park. More on this and other stories from across the South of England. 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Bournemouth will "never see the benefits of the Premier League era" unless they move to a new ground, says manager Eddie Howe. Video, Arctic Circle teens call for help to save their homes, Philippines artificial beach 'bad for environment' Video, Philippines artificial beach 'bad for environment', 'A year of rising and fading hopes' in Beirut. "It has always been the board of directors' preferred option to buy the stadium back from Structadene and develop a Premier League-standard stadium on the current site at Kings Park. The Premier League club released a statement on Friday in which they expressed their frustrations in attempts to buy the current stadium back from Stuctadene, a London-based property company, from whom Bournemouth currently lease the Vitality Stadium. Fleet Street's first female football reporter, Julie Welch, tells Football Focus' Caroline de Moraes about the ups and downs of making her way in such a male-dominated industry. The stadium was sold to Structadene for a figure believed to be around £3.5m and immediately leased back, with the club since paying the company in the region of £300,000 rent per year. Chief executive Neill Blake has issued the following statement on Vitality Stadium. Fleet Street's first female football reporter, Julie Welch, tells Football Focus' Caroline de Moraes about the ups and downs of making her way in such a male-dominated industry. AFC Bournemouth have confirmed they intend to build a new stadium near their current home within Kings Park after receiving support from the borough council. They had hoped to have the new stadium completed in time for the 2020-21 season. "Any future developments will be undertaken around a healthy financial strategy," the club, The Dorset club, owned by Russian businessman Maxim Demin, have also had plans for a new training ground complex. All Rights Reserved. The Guide gives you all the information you need when travelling away with your team. Southbourne is a small suburb of Bournemouth, with lots of shops and restaurants, as well as the beach. The Cherries had been planning to redevelop King's Park, which includes the club's training pitches The country is close to being overwhelmed as the number of cases soars, the health minister warns. The Club have announced their intention to leave the Vitality Stadium and seek a site on which to build a new football ground. The latest rumours and stories from around the world of football. In May 2016, Bournemouth announced that they would not be adding new capacity to its ground in time for the next Premier League season. The Club are now looking for a suitable site to build a stadium and it has been rumoured that land near to Bournemouth Airport has been looked at. "Therefore, we feel we have no other option but to find a new site and are working closely with Bournemouth Borough Council to identify a suitable location. ", Will Van Dijk injury end Liverpool's title hopes? "Our original timescale of completion by the summer of 2020 remains, and we are currently working hard to provide our supporters with a bigger stadium and one that is befitting of a Premier League club.". The Dorset club, owned by Russian businessman Maxim Demin, have also had plans for a new training ground complex approved by councillors at Borough of Poole. Vitaility Stadium Bournemouth – Photos and Information, Photos of Dean Court before redevelopment. The proposed site is the 57-acre former Canford Magna Golf Club site. Covering 310 football grounds in England, Scotland, Wales, Ireland, but also the most impressive stadiums across Europe and Americas. "We were overly optimistic that a new stadium would be completed by the summer of 2020," the club said in a statement from the shareholders and board of directors. “And secondly the council’s planning department have made it clear that they would not welcome a significantly bigger stadium in Kings Park, meaning we are severely constricted in what we can achieve on this site with regards to size, capacity and facilities. .css-14iz86j-BoldText{font-weight:bold;}AFC Bournemouth have confirmed they intend to build a new stadium near their current home within Kings Park after receiving support from the borough council. Last updated on 15 May 2018 15 May 2018. Welcome to the Football Ground Guide. The club's income from broadcast rights in the same 12-month period up 30 June 2017 was £124m. The Dorset club, owned by Russian businessman Maxim Demin, have also had plans for a new training ground complex approved by councillors at Borough of Poole. The Vitality Stadium or Dean Court as it was originally known, has been the home of the Cherries since 1910 and although the ground was completely re-built in 2001, with a capacity of under 12,000, then it is by far the smallest ground in the Premier League. Analysis and opinion from our chief football writer. New stadium earmarked for Kings Park site, New training ground approved by Poole Council. 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Could points per game end up impacting playoffs? .css-8h1dth-Link{font-family:ReithSans,Helvetica,Arial,freesans,sans-serif;font-weight:700;-webkit-text-decoration:none;text-decoration:none;color:#FFFFFF;}.css-8h1dth-Link:hover,.css-8h1dth-Link:focus{-webkit-text-decoration:underline;text-decoration:underline;}Read about our approach to external linking. Vitaility Stadium Bournemouth – … “Firstly we are not going to develop a stadium we do not own and will not be held to ransom over a price to purchase the existing site,” the statement continued. Bournemouth are to start looking for a site to build a new stadium away from Dean Court for the start of the 2020-21 season. GLYN KIRK/AFP/Getty Images. GLYN KIRK/AFP/Getty Images Bournemouth are to start looking for a site to build a new stadium … Plus with the Club being tenants and not owning the Vitality Stadium, that leaves them at the mercy of their landlords. 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