The Cherries’ highest place in the top flight is eighth, a position they last occupied on 13 December 2016.
Friday, September 15, 2017
If Watford beat Manchester City this weekend they will go top of English football’s premier division for only the second time in the club’s 136-year history.
The last time the Hornets were in top spot – well, you can find out how long ago that was by checking out the countdown above, as well as the last time the other Premier League clubs looked down on the rest.
It’s been a long time for some, but for other fans ‘top of the league’ has been a song they have been able to sing in recent memory.
Meanwhile, two clubs are still waiting for the day they can say, ‘We’re top of the league!’