Bournemouth will be hoping that they’re shopping for life back in the Premier League when the summer transfer window opens.
Jonathan Woodgate’s side are three points back from the play-offs as things stand but they do have a game in hand over sixth-place Reading.
A strong run after the international break could help them cement their place in the top six, though the 16-point gap between them and second-place Watford means automatic promotion is likely off the cards.
Should the Cherries bounce straight back up to the Premier League, they’ll have a fair bit of money to spend as they prepare for life back in the top flight.
But they’ll need to be careful with their money as we’ve seen them make a few transfer market mistakes in the past.
Having spent a few years in the top division of English money, the Cherries weren’t afraid to splash the cash – not always to good effect.
With that in mind, we’ve outlined 9 Bournemouth signings that flopped…