He struck in victory over Stoke City.
Ake preferred to savour the satisfaction that comes from a hard afternoon's graft, rather than dwell on the talk about Chelsea.
“I don't know where that (Chelsea story) comes from," said Ake to the Daily Echo. “It came from nothing. I ignore it and focus on what I have to do in training – and focus on Bournemouth.
“This is the feeling you want after games you've played. You win and go home on the coach feeling happy. That's what I've missed and now it's back so I'm delighted."