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Entries Tagged as 'Cheick Tiote'

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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Newcastle To Hold Onto Experienced Player This Season

February 23rd, 2016 · 43 Comments

The Mail is reporting today in what they call an exclusive that Newcastle will not allow Cheick Tiote to leave and move to China this month, but he will be kept at the cub until the summer to help our fight against relegation. That’s a sensible move by the club and it could be that […]

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This Could Be Newcastle’s Unlikely Savior This Season

February 13th, 2016 · 125 Comments

It’s been surprising to us that Cheick Tiote has played so well for Newcastle this year at both Arsenal and last week at home to West Brom, when he combined so well with Jonjo Shelvey. Both players were Newcastle’s best two performers on the day in our Man of the Match poll, with Shelvey topping […]

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