Pick Of The Cherries - Jan 8th, 2003

Last updated : 10 January 2004 By Mike Robins
6 January
Sean O’Driscoll secures the services of 20 year old midfielder Stephen Cooke from Aston Villa for a one month spell.
Matthew Robinson returns for a second trial run after dislocating a finger in the Reserves’ match against Bristol City in November.
Sean O’Driscoll hopes Shaun Maher and Carl Fletcher will return to training this week.

7 January
Cherries’ 2-0 victory over Manchester United 20 years ago has been voted third most memorable FA Cup shock of all time in a Tote Bookmakers poll. Hereford’s win over Newcastle United and the Wimbledon FA Cup Final victory were one and two.
Stephen Cooke is set to make his (Second) debut against Port Vale this Saturday, coincidentally the Echo reminds us that the last game he played for the Cherries in April 2002, was also against the Potteries side.

8 January
Abdul Jaffer (Managing Director of Fleet Personnel) is joining the full Board of Directors (making 8 in total).