Bournemouth Balls: how much is Promotion to the Premier League worth?
Barring a disaster (or miracle if you support Middlesbrough, who will be promoted if they win their final game of the season and Bournemouth lose – and there’s a 19-goal swing in ‘Boro’s favour), AFC Bournemouth will be in the Premier League next season.
The big questiosn occupying media minds is what promotion if worth. Only Bournemouth fans in the expesnsive seats will care about the money, of course. This is about glory. Still, what say the experts?
BBC: “Bournemouth effectively sealed a £100m promotion to the Premier League just seven years after the south-coast club almost went out of business”
Daily Star: “How Cherries Ed-in to £120m Prem dream”
The Sun: “£120m jackpot”
Daiuly Mail: “120m TV jackpot”
Daily Mirror: “Their whopping £130million booty is more cash then they could have ever dreamed of…” It is a £130m pay day”.
Daily Express: “130m windfall”