Joshua King is Norwegian international forward currently playing for Bournemouth. Born in Oslo, Norway, on 15th January 1992, King moved to the Manchester United academy as a 16-year-old – playing twice for the first team under Sir Alex Ferguson. Loan spells at Preston North End, Borussia Monchengladbach, Hull City and Blackburn Rovers provided valuable senior experience before King switched permanently to Ewood Park in January 2013. After his contract expired at the Championship side in June 2015 he joined Premier League new boys Bournemouth on a free transfer. King won his first international cap in a World Cup Qualifying tie between Norway and Iceland in September 2012.