Bournemouth took control of the Championship game at home to Queens Park Rangers and were ahead 2-0. The third period saw a spirited fightback from Queens Park Rangers that fell just short and Bournemouth ultimately won the match 2-1.
Bournemouth took an early lead when Jaidon Anthony netted after 12 minutes, making it 0-1.
The team also increased their lead to 2-0, when Dominic Solanke scored, with an assist by Jaidon Anthony, in the 37th minute.
With more than 30 minutes on the clock, Queens Park Rangers’s Sam McCallum found the net and plugged one back for Queens Park Rangers. However, Queens Park Rangers were unable to make more of an impression. The 2-1 goal was the last goal of the game.
It means that Bournemouth have taken points for the seventh game in a row and have yet to lose this season.
Bournemouth have 3 wins and 2 draws with a 9–3 goal difference in the last 5 games, while Queens Park Rangers have 2 wins, 2 draws and 1 loss and a 11–9 goal difference.
The last meeting between the teams ended in a 1-2 home win for Queens Park Rangers in February 2021.
Bournemouth are unbeaten at home, after three games. Queens Park Rangers are unbeaten away from home, with two wins in three tries so far in the league.
Bournemouth have scored 13 goals. They have scored nine goals at home. They’ve conceded 6 goals in total.
Queens Park Rangers have scored 15 goals in this campaign. Away from home they have scored 15 goals. They’ve conceded 10 goals in total.
Bournemouth have opened the score in 4 of their 6 of the games, and have a winning ratio of 50 percent when scoring the first goal.
In the next games in the Championship, Bournemouth will take on Cardiff (away) on 17 September 2021, Luton Town (home) on 24 September 2021 and Peterborough (away) on 28 September 2021. Queens Park Rangers play Bristol City (home) on 17 September 2021, West Bromwich Albion (away) on 23 September 2021 and Birmingham City (home) on 27 September 2021.