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Entries Tagged as 'Cheick Tiote'

Newcastle Veteran Could Get Shock Recall For City Game

October 2nd, 2015 · 10 Comments

Jack Colback seems to be touch and go for the game at the Etihad tomorrow and when assistant coach Paul Simpson was interviewed on nufcTV a few days ago he said the local lad was a major doubt for the game. If Jack cannot make it there are a number of players who can play […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Injuries · Newcastle News · Premier League · Press

Explosive Comments From Pundit About Newcastle

September 21st, 2015 · 54 Comments

There’s a lot of news today about Newcastle’s dressing room not being quite right – in other words that it’s being poisoned – and it’s supposed to be by just a few players. But it’s difficult to know whether this is simply made up or if it’s really true. Cheick Tiote –  identified as a […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Coaching · Management · Newcastle News · Premier League · Pundit

Newcastle Player Reported Unhappy – Shows Poor Attitude

September 16th, 2015 · 64 Comments

Papiss Cisse had such a poor game on Monday night at West Ham that Newcastle’s former striker who wore that famous Newcastle number nine shirt with great distinction – Alan Shearer – commented that it would have been better for Newcastle to have played with 10 men against West Ham and without Papiss – so ineffective was […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Discipline · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse

Spurs Make Late Enquiry About Newcastle Top Midfielder

September 1st, 2015 · 35 Comments

The Evening Standard are reporting that Tottenham have made a late enquiry about the availability of Newcastle defensive midfielder Cheick Tiote. After failing to land Victor Wanyama of Southampton, who is off to join the Kenyan squad during the International break,  it seems that Spurs have turned their attentions to 26 year-old Axel Witsel of Zenit St Petersburg, who has […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Transfer News and Rumours

Miracle Man Could Start At Swansea

August 15th, 2015 · 137 Comments

26 year-old Dutch midfielder Vurnon Anita seems to have made a miraculous recovery from the back injury he sustained last Sunday against the Saints,  and he was carried off on a stretcher mid-way through the second half, and seemed to be in significant pain. However, he is still expected to start at Swansea today, in what […]

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

McClaren On International Midfielder – I Want Him Fit And Playing

August 5th, 2015 · 15 Comments

Steve McClaren talked about most things in the hour he fielded questions from fans on the Total Sport program on BBC Radio Newcastle last night at 6:00 pm local time. And we were a little taken aback when he talked about Cheick Tiote who has hardly been seen in pre-season, and we had assumed he would […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Coaching · Contracts · Injuries · Newcastle News · Pre-Season · Premier League