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Entries Tagged as 'Cheick Tiote'

These Two Players Have Given Me Everything – Benitez

April 30th, 2016 · 93 Comments

Rafa Benitez has explained today why he has turned to experience and has brought back 30 year-old Papiss Cisse and 29 year-old Cheick Tiote into the first team. Both have performed very well for the new boss with Papiss getting a good goal last week at Liverpool – his first since last November at Crystal Palace. […]

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Cheick Tiote Thankful For The Chance

April 28th, 2016 · 49 Comments

Cheick Tiote has made a great comeback into the first team at Newcastle, after Rafa Benitez has tried to use the experienced players he has available at Newcastle to try to avoid relegation. In fact Rafa is using both Papiss Cisse and Cheick Tiote as starters at the moment – and that was after they […]

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Newcastle Star – This Is What Benitez Brings To Newcastle

April 28th, 2016 · 159 Comments

Cheick Tiote was supposed to be off to the Chinese Premier League in January but the move didn’t come off. Cheick stayed on at Newcastle and since Rafa Benitez came a short seven weeks ago tomorrow, he has rejuvenated the 53 times capped Ivory Coast International defensive midfielder. Rafa has used Cheick’s massive experience to play just in […]

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Injury News Doesn’t Get Any Better For Newcastle

March 25th, 2016 · 95 Comments

We had thought that with the two week break,  Fabricio Coloccini would be set to return to the side for the trip to Carrow Road a week tomorrow, but it looks like the 34 year-old will not make that game after picking up his calf injury in bizarre circumstances during the holiday in La Manga, […]

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Steve McClaren Has A Great Ally In This Player

February 25th, 2016 · 2 Comments

We were not too happy last month when it looked like Cheick Tiote would be leaving the club and since we are in  deep relegation trouble we were shocked that Newcastle would be allowing one of their most experienced players leave the club for China. It’s also true that Cheick has not played well for us for a year […]

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