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Entries Tagged as 'Cheick Tiote'

Top Midfielder Could Be Out Until Next Year

October 28th, 2015 · 23 Comments

There is some significant concern that Jack Colback could miss a couple of months depending on just how bad the knee injury is that he suffered from one of those ridiculous Lee Cattermole tackles – and it will depend on how much damage has been done to the knee ligaments. Until Newcastle have the results […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Injuries · Jack Colback · Newcastle News · Vurnon Anita

Some Good News For Newcastle

October 26th, 2015 · 97 Comments

The conversation this week will be about the penalty and Coloccini´s sending off and we suppose we must have a good chance of getting that red card rescinded so that Colo will be available for the game against Stoke on Sunday. But if he´s not available we will be weakened at the back and maybe […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Injuries · Jack Colback · Kevin Mbabu · Newcastle News · Premier League · Suspensions

This Newcastle Defensive Midfielder Will Start On Sunday

October 23rd, 2015 · 13 Comments

Steve McClaren does have a decision to make on Sunday at Sunderland as to who he starts in defensive midfield between Cheick Tiote who is slowly returning from a long-term knee injury – and Vurnon Anita – who has played solidly for us all season and at the end of last season too. McClaren preferred […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Coaching · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League · Vurnon Anita

Newcastle Do This Against Sunderland At Their Peril

October 21st, 2015 · 14 Comments

We suppose we should have seen a quick yellow card coming for Cheick Tiote on Sunday because he hasn´t played for us for  a while and he´s certainly not match fit so his tackles could be mis-timed. And so it was on Sunday against Norwich after just five minutes when he picked up a yellow and then […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Coaching · Derby · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League

These Two Experienced Players Can Still Do Job For Newcastle

October 20th, 2015 · 125 Comments

Cheick Tiote made a rare starting  appearance for Newcastle on Sunday and he immediately showed one of the poorer aspects of his game, when he picked up a yellow card after only 5 minutes. Cheick picks up far too many yellow cards with lunging tackles and that´s what happened early in the game on Sunday. Cheick […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Coaching · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse · Premier League