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Four Newcastle Players Play Full International Games

February 6th, 2013 · 41 Comments

Three Newcastle players – Davide Santon, Yohan Cabaye and Tim Krul played the whole game for Italy, France and Holland respectively tonight in the International friendlies, and Moussa Sissoko played for 80 minutes as France were beaten 2-1 by Germany at the Stade de France. Davide Santon – 8th full cap for Italy tonight

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Tags: Davide Santon · Fabricio Coloccini · International News · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Yohan Cabaye

Alan Pardew Challenge – How To Keep Steven Taylor Fit

February 6th, 2013 · 202 Comments

There’s no doubt that since Steven Taylor returned to the first team starting eleven two games ago, the Newcastle defense has looked a lot more solid than it’s been since Steven picked up a hamstring injury at Reading at the end of September, and was out of the side for over three months. Taylor and […]

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Tags: Injuries · Medical · Newcastle News · Steven Taylor

Three Players In The Summer And Newcastle A Top Four Side?

February 6th, 2013 · 38 Comments

It’s little short of amazing, how the five French players brought in last month have helped to fortify the Newcastle squad, and of course three of those players – Moussa Sissoko, Mathieu Debuchy and Yoan Gouffran are not only starters for the club since they arrived,  but they have been three of Newcastle’s best players […]

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Tags: Fabricio Coloccini · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

French International On Newcastle’s Summer Shopping List

February 6th, 2013 · 304 Comments

Mamadou Sakho is a 22 year old defender who already has 11 caps for the full French side, and he is currently at PSG, but his time at the Paris club may not last too long, with Newcastle United being linked with a possible move for the youngster in the summer. Mamadou Sakho – capped […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Jonas Gutierrez Fabulous Against Chelsea – I’m Proud Of Him

February 6th, 2013 · 23 Comments

We’ve noticed in the last two games that Argentine International Jonas Gutierrez has worked his socks off for the Newcastle side, and in both games he was defending and then attacking and all over the field, and of course he cleared off the line at Aston Villa,  and then scored a fabulous first goal for Newcastle against […]

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Tags: Coaching · Jonas Gutierrez · Newcastle News

Newcastle A More Attacking SideThan Toulouse – Sissoko

February 6th, 2013 · 23 Comments

Newcastle have made some great acquisitions over the last two or three years but none could be better than the deal that took Moussa Sissoko to Newcastle for just £1.8M last month – what an absolute steal – and the initial plan was to bring the lad in during the summer as a free agent […]

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Tags: Coaching · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours