Some Great Pictures From French Day At St. James’ Park

We’ve collected some of the best photos from yesterday’s carnival atmosphere at St. James’ Park – when we celebrated French Day – in honor of the great French players we now have on Tyneside.

Vive la France

crazy man at newcastle

A (mad) Frenchman on Tyneside?

young Frenchman at Newcastle

A young Frenchman at Newcastle – we just conceded a goal

French woman at Newcastle

A French woman at Newcastle

french dancing girls

Even the Can Can girls were there

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A young French woman on Tyneside

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The stands at St. James’ Park – a lot of French blue there

papiss cisse southamtpon

Moussa Sissoko celebrates after scoring equalizing goal

papiss cisse screamer against Saints

Papiss Cisse scoring sensational goal

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Papiss Cisse celebrating – after scoring sensational goal

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Papiss Cisse still celebrating – after scoring sensational goal

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Yohan Cabaye after scoring from penalty spot

It was certainly a day to remember at St. James’ Park yesterday with a sell-out crowd.

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10 comments so far

  • Transfer Sage

    Feb 25, 2013 at 11:09 AM

    Comment #1

    It was a great idea by the club, got a full house and made the crowd more relaxed as Pardew said.

    Great result too as this southampton side had just beaten man city (who underperformed massively mind) 3-1 so they aren’t pushovers.

  • bzak12

    Feb 25, 2013 at 11:09 AM

    Comment #2

    Did anyone spot Rebecca Letoon before the match, she gets around doesn’t she.

  • Markaccus

    Feb 25, 2013 at 11:11 AM

    Comment #3

    Pappis is probably STILL celebrating after yesterdays sensational goal!

  • Phatoon

    Feb 25, 2013 at 11:15 AM

    Comment #4

    Anyone got any footage of this throw Elliot did? I keep reading about it yet I must have been looking away from the screen when it happened!

  • davis_toons

    Feb 25, 2013 at 11:15 AM

    Comment #5

    “Newcastle emphasizes on playing quick passes, moving into space… but there’s a slight difference which people might not really notice – they try to input Sports Science into trainings as well. We go to the gym first, do our warm ups in there before we go to the field.”

  • Jail for Ashley

    Feb 25, 2013 at 11:17 AM

    Comment #6

    Anybody got a link to motd tried the box bz but it won’t let me sign in.

  • TorqToon

    Feb 25, 2013 at 11:35 AM

    Comment #7

    A cracking atmosphere! And a brilliant idea.

    Yesterday was a MASSIVE game…make no mistake about it…and the party atmosphere generated at SJP helped everybody relax.

    I are the makems are all b1tching and moaning about our allegiance to the French, calling us a joke of a team etc…

    …amazing how bitter makems are!!

  • GeordieDan

    Feb 25, 2013 at 12:10 PM

    Comment #8

    It was the most ridiculous throw u’ll see. HUUUGE!!! And crwzy accurate

    I’d say he shouldnt bother kicking if he throws like that but his kicking is tremendous as well, ala his assist for Cisse.

    Will see if I can find it.

  • Shearer1978

    Feb 25, 2013 at 4:10 PM

    Comment #9

    The picture of Moussa Sissoko is infact Pappis Cisse,
    also for anyone wondering the Top Geezer is known as The Geordie Pitbull! HWTL

  • Owldman

    Feb 25, 2013 at 10:15 PM

    Comment #10

    No one has given Jonas any credit for his part in Cisses goal his jump made the defender miss the ball the rest was left to Pappis Demba Cisse and didn’t he give it a whack


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