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Entries Tagged as 'FIFA'

This FA Rule Must Be Changed – And Quickly

October 23rd, 2013 · 22 Comments

Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa was sent of after 41 minutes on Saturday, after giving away a penalty, and Newcastle having been in the ascendancy and one goal ahead were suddenly in deep trouble, and it was only an outstanding and courageous second half display that avoided a defeat. Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa fouling Luis Suarez on Saturday

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Tags: FIFA · Newcastle News · Premier League

Good News For Newcastle’s French Internationals

June 4th, 2013 · 12 Comments

There was some good news for Newcastle players Yohan Cabaye and Mathieu Debuchy today, and each will start only one game for France during their two match South American tour. Yohan Cabaye – exhausted last summer

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Tags: Euro 2012 · FIFA · International News · Mathieu Debuchy · Newcastle News · World Cup 2014 · Yohan Cabaye

FIFA Official Concerned About Criminal Acts In Football

October 8th, 2010 · 36 Comments

Ben Arfa’s broken leg has today drawn criticism from a FIFA official, as the inquest into the Frenchman’s horrific injury seems to widen in scope. Dr. Michael D’Hooghe seen with UEFA Presdient Michel Platini

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Tags: FIFA · Newcastle News