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Entries from January 2012

Mike Ashley Transfer Policy Starting To Work Well On Tyneside

January 18th, 2012 · 119 Comments

Since Alan Pardew arrived on Tyneside,  we are now seeing quite clearly what Newcastle’s transfer policy is and it seems to be working well. Mike Ashley – his strategy seems to be working well these days

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Tags: Financials · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Sunderland Were Interested But Newcastle Was The Place For Me

January 18th, 2012 · 35 Comments

We heard on Monday that Sunderland were interested in Papiss Cisse of SC Freiburg. Papiss Cisse – once Newcastle were interested that was the place for me

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Tags: Papiss Cisse · Transfer News and Rumours

Demba Ba Welcomes Papiss Cisse To Newcastle

January 18th, 2012 · 72 Comments

We’ve been waiitng for Demba Ba to tweet about the Cisse transfer deal. Papiss Cisse yesterday – Howay The Lads!!

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Tags: Demba Ba · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle Could Bring In Center-Back On Loan

January 18th, 2012 · 47 Comments

Newcastle fans were stunned and delighted at the club capturing 26 year old striker Papiss Cisse yesterday,  and the lad will wear the Newcastle number 9 shirt. 24-year-old Yohan Benalouane of Cesena is potential target

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Tags: Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle Proving Themselves Masters In The Transfer Market

January 18th, 2012 · 71 Comments

When we all woke up yesterday everything was normal. Papiss Cisse with Alan Pardew – Newcastle’s new number 9

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Tags: Demba Ba · Papiss Cisse · Transfer News and Rumours

Papiss Cisse First Interview – It’s Great To Join Demba Ba

January 17th, 2012 · 177 Comments

Newcastle’s new number 9 is Papiss Cisse joined Newcastle on Tuesday in a whirlwind deal from Bundesliga club SC Freiburg for an undisclosed fee, but it is thought to be £10M. Papiss Cisse – at St. James’ Park on Tuesday

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Tags: Demba Ba · Hatem Ben Arfa · Leon Best · Papiss Cisse · Peter Lovenkrands · Shola Ameobi