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Entries Tagged as 'Cheick Tiote'

One Midfielder Likely To Leave – One Returning To Fitness

January 22nd, 2016 · 7 Comments

At his press conference today Steve McClaren was again tight-lipped on the transfer business Newcastle are engaged in – even though has been lots of news int eh press that Newcastle are finding it difficult to arrange deals for Saido Berahino of West Brom and Andros Townsend of Tottenham. The Chairman of both those clubs […]

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

These Four Players To Leave Newcastle This Month

January 21st, 2016 · 16 Comments

The Chronicle is reporting that four players will be allowed to leave Newcastle this month and that will make room for the new players coming in – and we already have signed Jonjo Shelvey from Swansea and Henri Saivet from Bordeaux for a combined £17M so far. Newcastle are now trying to sign Andros Townsend […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Mike Williamson · Newcastle News · Sylvain Marveaux · Transfer News and Rumours · Yoan Gouffran

Shenhua Considering Alternatives To Newcastle Midfielder

January 20th, 2016 · 15 Comments

The Chronicle has a good piece out today that helps to clear up some of the mystery surrounding what exactly is happening to Cheick Tiote’s potential move to Shanghai Shenhua. It seems a bit strange that wages were the issue – since players move to China for the big money they can get near the […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Financials · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

The News On This Player Is Both Frustrating And Confusing

January 20th, 2016 · 14 Comments

It looks like Cheick Tiote’s potential move to Chinese side Shanghai Shenhua has hit a snag over his wage demands – with the news yesterday that the Chines Super League club  are unwilling to match the £60K/week wages he gets at Newcastle. But players move to China to get a sweet deal near the end of […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Newcastle News · Recruitment · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Newcastle Midfielder Wage Demands Are Stumbling Block

January 19th, 2016 · 70 Comments

Sky Sports is reporting that Cheick Tiote’s potential move to Shanghai Shenhua has stalled over the player’s wage demands, after the Ivorian traveled to China last Friday to hold talks after the two clubs had agreed a fee. However, at the time Newcastle manager Steve McClaren said no deal had yet been agreed as Steve […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target