Nathan Ake

Born: February 18, 1995 (age 22)

Height: 5'10.5" (180cm)

Hometown: The Hague, Netherlands
Nationality: Netherlands Dutch

Position: Defender
Team: Bournemouth (no. 5)
Nathan Ake in action for Bournemouth on December 4, 2016
Career History
Youth2007-2011Feyenoord
2011-2012Chelsea
Senior→ 2015Reading (loan)
→ 2015-2016Watford (loan)
→ 2016-2017Bournemouth (loan)
2017-Bournemouth
Sports Mole has 185 articles about Nathan Ake. Articles 1 to 40:
Eden Hazard scores during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Chelsea on October 28, 2017
Result: Eden Hazard fires Chelsea past Bournemouth
Eden Hazard scores the only goal of the game as Chelsea climb back into the top four courtesy of a 1-0 win over Bournemouth at the Vitality Stadium.
Oct 28, 19:22
Gary Cahill in action during the Champions League game between Chelsea and Qarabag on September 12, 2017
Team News: Gary Cahill on Chelsea bench
Chelsea skipper Gary Cahill starts on the bench for the trip to Bournemouth.
Oct 28, 16:32
Christian Eriksen celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Southampton on March 19, 2017
Result: Tottenham Hotspur finally win at Wembley by beating Bournemouth
Christian Eriksen scores the only goal of the game to earn Tottenham their first Premier League victory at Wembley with a 1-0 win over Bournemouth.
Oct 14, 16:58
Dick Advocaat manager of Sunderland looks on prior to the Barclays Premier League match between A.F.C. Bournemouth and Sunderland at Vitality Stadium on September 19, 2015
Team News: Two changes for Netherlands ahead of Sweden encounter
Netherlands manager Dick Advocaat makes two changes from the team that beat Belarus at the weekend ahead of Tuesday's World Cup Group A qualifier against Sweden.
Oct 10, 19:04
Jamie Vardy reacts to missing a shot during the Premier League game between Leicester City and Chelsea on September 9, 2017
Team News: Jamie Vardy starts for Leicester City
Jamie Vardy is passed fit to start for Leicester City's trip to Bournemouth.
Sep 30, 14:05
Alexandre Lacazette is congratulated by Hector Bellerin after scoring during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Bournemouth on September 9, 2017
Result: Arsenal cruise past Bournemouth to return to winning ways
Arsenal return to winning ways following back-to-back defeats courtesy of a comfortable 3-0 win over Bournemouth at the Emirates Stadium.
Sep 9, 16:53
Alexis Sanchez hides his face in shame during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Arsenal on August 27, 2017
Team News: Alexis Sanchez drops to Arsenal bench
Alexis Sanchez is named among the substitutes as Arsenal welcome Bournemouth to the Emirates.
Sep 9, 14:02
Arsene Wenger watches on during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Arsenal on August 27, 2017
Preview: Arsenal vs. Bournemouth
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between under-fire Arsenal and pointless Bournemouth at the Emirates Stadium.
Sep 7, 16:56
Charlie Daniels celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Manchester City on August 26, 2017
Live Commentary: Bournemouth 1-2 Manchester City - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Manchester City's 2-1 victory over Bournemouth in the Premier League.
Aug 26, 12:00
Tammy Abraham represents England Under-19s against Japan Under-19s on November 15, 2015
Tammy Abraham: "Chelsea is a fantastic place for young kids"
Tammy Abraham believes that Chelsea's academy is "a fantastic place for young kids" to learn the ropes and become top players.
Aug 18, 20:35
Cesar Azpilicueta of Chelsea in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Crystal Palace on August 29, 2015
Cesar Azpilicueta: 'New Chelsea signings not on same level as departed players'
Cesar Azpilicueta believes that Chelsea's summer signings are not on the same level as those who have recently left the club.
Aug 14, 09:31
Eddie Howe watches on during the Premier League game between Leicester City and Bournemouth on May 21, 2017
Team News: Asmir Begovic starts, Jermain Defoe on bench for Bournemouth
Asmir Begovic is given his Bournemouth debut against West Bromwich Albion while Jermaine Defoe begins on the bench.
Aug 12, 14:14
Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe during the Premier League match against Sunderland on April 29, 2017
Eddie Howe has "no immediate plans" to add to Bournemouth squad
Eddie Howe is happy with Bournemouth's squad depth on the eve of the Premier League campaign, admitting that he will only make another signing if a player gets injured.
Aug 11, 11:38
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte on the sidelines in the match against Burnley on February 12, 2017
Jamie Carragher expects Antonio Conte to have left Chelsea by this time next year
Jamie Carragher believes that Chelsea manager Antonio Conte will leave the club within the next 12 months.
Aug 8, 09:29
Antonio Conte cleans his face during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Chelsea on March 18, 2017
Ray Wilkins "worried" Chelsea could suffer this season due to transfer business
Ray Wilkins admits that he is "worried" about Chelsea's season if the club fail to bring in more players.
Aug 7, 20:48
Chelsea's Gary Cahill during the FA Cup final against Arsenal on May 27, 2017
Gary Cahill worried by size of Chelsea squad ahead of new season
Gary Cahill hopes that Chelsea remain injury-free this season as they are relying on quality over quantity in terms of their squad.
Aug 7, 15:21
Antonio Conte and windswept Arsene Wenger during the FA Cup final between Arsenal and Chelsea on May 27, 2017
Preview: Arsenal vs. Chelsea
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Community Shield match between FA Cup holders Arsenal and Premier League champions Chelsea at Wembley.
Aug 5, 00:11
Andreas Christensen of Chelsea shoots at goal during a friendly match against Sydney FC on June 2, 2015
Andreas Christensen defends Chelsea youth system
Andreas Christensen insists that Chelsea's academy does help the developing players, despite the majority of them failing to make it into the first team.
Jul 26, 17:09
A general view of Fratton Park prior to the Sky Bet League Two match between Portsmouth and Northampton Town at Fratton Park on December 29, 2013
Portsmouth fan dies during pre-season friendly with Bournemouth
Portsmouth confirm that a fan was taken ill during their pre-season friendly against local rivals Bournemouth on Saturday and later died in hospital.
Jul 22, 21:55
Simon Francis in action during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Bournemouth on April 15, 2017
Simon Francis: 'Bournemouth targeting top-eight finish'
Bournemouth captain Simon Francis says that his team have the credentials to break into the top eight in the Premier League next season.
Jul 11, 17:20
Chelsea's Nathan Ake in action during the Premier League match against Watford on May 15, 2017
Nathan Ake: 'I wanted more of a chance at Chelsea'
Bournemouth midfielder Nathan Ake is determined to prove his worth to the club after failing to make his mark during five years as a senior Chelsea player.
Jul 7, 15:02
Antonio Rudiger in action during the Europa League game between Roma and Viktoria Plzen on November 24, 2016
Report: Chelsea agree deal with Roma for Germany defender Antonio Rudiger
Antonio Rudiger will undergo a medical in Los Angeles this week after Chelsea agreed a deal with Roma for the German defender, according to reports.
Jul 5, 13:44
Antonio Rudiger in action during the Europa League game between Roma and Viktoria Plzen on November 24, 2016
Antonio Rudiger 'to have Chelsea medical next week'
A report claims that Roma centre-back Antonio Rudiger will fly to England next week to complete his £33m move to Chelsea.
Jul 1, 21:45
Tottenham's Lewis Holtby celebrates after scoring his team's second goal against Fulham during their Premier League match on December 4, 2013
Newcastle United, Bournemouth chase Lewis Holtby deal?
Newcastle United and Bournemouth are both reportedly keen on signing Hamburger SV midfielder Lewis Holtby, who has previously had a spell with Tottenham Hotspur.
Jun 30, 12:10
Nathan Ake in action for Bournemouth on December 4, 2016
Bournemouth sign Chelsea defender Nathan Ake for club-record fee
Bournemouth announce that they have completed the signing of Chelsea defender Nathan Ake for a club-record fee.
Jun 30, 09:24
Chelsea's Nathan Ake in action during the Premier League match against Watford on May 15, 2017
Bournemouth close in on club-record Nathan Ake signing
Bournemouth are reportedly closing in on a club-record £20m deal to sign Nathan Ake from Chelsea following his successful loan spell at Dean Court last season.
Jun 29, 14:03
Bertrand Traore #14 of Chelsea takes the ball in the first half against the New York Red Bulls during the International Champions Cup at Red Bull Arena on July 22, 2015
Chelsea inserted buy-back clause in Bertrand Traore contract?
Chelsea will receive 15% of any profit Lyon make should they sell new recruit Bertrand Traore further down the line, according to a report.
Jun 27, 20:14
Nathan Ake in action for Bournemouth on December 4, 2016
Bournemouth close to re-signing Chelsea defender Nathan Ake?
Bournemouth are reportedly closing in on the permanent signing of Chelsea defender Nathan Ake, who spent part of last season on loan at the Vitality Stadium.
Jun 26, 10:11
Schalke defender Sead Kolasinac poses for a team photo on July 17, 2015
Premier League: Transfer ins and outs - Summer 2017
Keep track of all of the confirmed transfers in the Premier League with Sports Mole's comprehensive guide.
Jun 6, 12:00
Chelsea's Nathan Ake in action during the Premier League match against Watford on May 15, 2017
Chelsea's Nathan Ake: 'I want to play games'
Nathan Ake says that he will hold talks with Chelsea's technical director Michael Emenalo before making a decision on his future at Stamford Bridge.
Jun 1, 21:30
Virgil Van Dijk in action during the Europa League game between Southampton and Hapoel Be'er Sheva on December 8, 2016
Chelsea increase attempts to sign Virgil van Dijk?
Chelsea are reportedly prepared to offer wages of £170,000 per week in order to sign Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk.
Jun 1, 11:27
Chelsea's Asmir Begovic during the Premier League match against Watford on May 15, 2017
Chelsea 'accept Bournemouth's £10m bid for Asmir Begovic'
Chelsea reportedly accept a £10m bid from Bournemouth for second-string goalkeeper Asmir Begovic.
May 30, 12:45
Chelsea's Asmir Begovic during the Premier League match against Watford on May 15, 2017
Bournemouth 'on verge of £15m deal for Chelsea's Asmir Begovic'
Bournemouth are reportedly close to securing a £15m deal for Chelsea goalkeeper Asmir Begovic.
May 29, 23:04
Diego Costa celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Middlesbrough on May 8, 2017
Report: Antonio Conte to hold talks with Diego Costa this week
A report claims that Antonio Conte is deliberating over whether to push ahead with a move for Romelu Lukaku, at the risk of upsetting current striker Diego Costa.
May 29, 11:24
John Terry poses with the trophy during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Sunderland on May 21, 2017
Bournemouth 'not interested in John Terry'
Bournemouth reportedly end their pursuit of Chelsea captain John Terry due to the imminent arrival of Jermain Defoe at the club.
May 27, 19:24
Eddie Howe watches on during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Swansea City on March 18, 2017
Eddie Howe hoping to attract big-name players
Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe believes that his side are now established enough in the Premier League to begin attracting higher-calibre signings.
May 19, 13:42
Chelsea's Nathan Ake in action during the Premier League match against Watford on May 15, 2017
Bournemouth to bid in excess of £30m for Chelsea pair?
Bournemouth will reportedly bid £20m for Chelsea defender Nathan Ake during the summer transfer window, while Asmir Begovic is also said to be on their radar.
May 18, 11:15
Chelsea's Nathan Ake in action during the Premier League match against Watford on May 15, 2017
Chelsea's Nathan Ake: 'I have learned a lot this season'
Nathan Ake says that he has developed both on and off the pitch at Chelsea and Bournemouth.
May 17, 12:58
Antonio Conte celebrates Chelsea's Premier League win over Watford on May 15, 2017
Result: Chelsea edge Watford in seven-goal thriller to keep title party going
Cesc Fabregas comes off the bench to score a late winner for Chelsea, as the Premier League champions earn a dramatic 4-3 victory over Watford at Stamford Bridge.
May 15, 21:56
John Terry comes on during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Middlesbrough on May 8, 2017
Team News: John Terry, Michy Batshuayi handed rare starts for Chelsea's clash against Watford
John Terry and Michy Batshuayi are given rare starts for Chelsea in this evening's Premier League match against Watford at Stamford Bridge.
May 15, 19:04



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