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Entries Tagged as 'Cheick Tiote'

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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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

Uncertainty About Newcastle’s Team Against Norwich

October 13th, 2015 · 3 Comments

The news today is that our number 9 Papiss Cisse is fit again and the Newcastle head coach has talked today about wanting to see how Mitrovic and Cisse can play together. Certainly both Ayoze Perez and Papiss are both skillful players who can play off the powerful 6’2″ striker who has been in decent […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Interview · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse

Can Cheick Tiote Play A Role For Newcastle This Season?

October 4th, 2015 · 127 Comments

With Jack Colback missing from the team yesterday due to injury,  Steve McClaren put in Yoan Gouffran in defensive midfield, which shows the lack of depth we have in the team at the moment. Newcastle currently have 10 injured players out according to with Jack Colback said to be fit again on 18th October […]

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