Swindon Town - PREVIEW: AFC Bournemouth
UK time is: 20:22:46
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Swindon Town vs. AFC Bournemouth

County Ground, Swindon

Saturday 22 September 2007

3pm Kick Off

PREVIEW: AFC Bournemouth

Swindon Town welcome to AFC Bournemouth to the County Ground this Saturday as Town look to finally score more than 1 goal for the second time this season in a game.

Vital Quotes:

Our home form will be key to our success this year and we have been trying to get the players into the right mindset this week. Last year we were very hard to beat at home and we have been emphasizing to the players some of those things that made us a tough side to face last season.

Swindon Town boss Paul Sturrock

Swindon Town Team News:

Swindon Town's Hasney Aljofree is about for 4-6 with a knee injury that he suffered against Hartlepool last weekend. Jack Smith will have a late fitness test after suffering from a rib injury. Ady Williams, Andy Nicholas and Barry Corr are still out of action. Christian Roberts could start on the bench as he recovers from a knee injury.

Player to watch: The Strikers

The pressure will be on the front two after Town have only managed to score 2 goals in a game once this season against Luton Town. Bily Paynter and Simon Cox are likely to start up front for The Robins.

AFC Bournemouth Team News:

Bournemouth who were lucky to escape relegation last season currently sit 19th in League One. Warren Cummings who broke his arm, Ryan Garry and Russell Perrett will all miss this game through injury. Former Swindon striker Jo Kuffour could play whilst Josh Gowling and Paul Telfer will face late fitness tests if they are to feature.

Player to watch: Lee Bredbury

The former Oxford Scum player has scored 5 goals for Bournemouth since arriving from Southend and will look to add to that tally.

Match Facts & Stats

Last time the 2 clubs met Swindon Town got a rare win during the 2005/06 season by beating the Cherries 4-3. Goals from Rory Fallon (last game at the club), Jamie Cureton, Lee Peacock and Stefani Miglioranzi sealed the 3 points for Town.

Match Prediction:

Swindon Town 3 (Blackburn, Paynter, Peacock), Bournemouth 2 (Bradbury 2)

Next Fixtures:

Coca Cola League One: Millwall V Swindon Town, Saturday 29 October 2007, 3pm Kick off at the New Den.


The Journalist

Writer: Moonraker1969 Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday September 21 2007

Time: 7:24PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Swindon Town Articles

Stats: Swindon Town v Barnsley (Sunday January 31 2016)

Swindon Seal Lawrence Vigouroux Signing? (Thursday January 28 2016)

Swansea/West Ham In For Swindon's Kasim (Thursday January 28 2016)

Williams Handed Swindon Job (Saturday January 23 2016)

Archived Swindon Town Articles

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

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Gillingham 0 - 0 Swindon
Port Vale 1 - 0 Swindon
Swindon 0 - 1 Barnsley
Sheff Utd 1 - 1 Swindon
Swindon 4 - 3 Crewe
Swindon 4 - 2 Southend

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
13. Scunthorpe 28 11 5 12 -4 38
14. Rochdale 28 10 7 11 -2 37
15. Doncaster 29 9 9 11 -4 36
16. Swindon 30 10 6 14 -5 36
17. Bury 27 10 6 11 -7 36
18. Blackpool 29 9 6 14 -7 33
19. Chesterfield 29 9 3 17 -11 30

Swindon Town Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

What The Bosses Say - Latics v Oldham Athletic
Wigan : 12/02/2016 18:01:00
Posh v Bradford City - Sky Bet League One Preview
Peterborough : 12/02/2016 16:00:00
Crewe look to extend run
Crewe : 12/02/2016 15:35:00
The New Pitch Is Down At The DW
Wigan : 12/02/2016 15:16:00
A Dry Friday - Time For The PWU Podcast - Muddy Water Blues
Wigan : 12/02/2016 15:00:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Port Vale v Swindon
Suggested By:  
Swindon win 54%
Port Vale win 36%
Draw 10%