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Entries Tagged as 'Cheick Tiote'

Swansea City Play Like Barcelona

March 5th, 2013 · 4 Comments

Barcelona haven’t been doing too well lately as they lost their first leg tie 2-0 to AC Milan in the Champions League, and were beaten twice by Real Madrid last week, and apart from the first half against AC Milan they didn’t look like the Barcelona team of old. There’s no Lionel Messi on the […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Europa League · European Competition · Newcastle News · Premier League

I’m Punished Because I Already Have Lots Of Bookings – Tiote

March 5th, 2013 · 7 Comments

Newcastle United midfielder Cheick Tiote has committed more fouls this season (41), and more yellow cards (8) than any other Newcastle player this season, but Cheick thinks he is improving on the discipline front, and he thinks it’s better than last season when he picked up 11 yellow cards. Cheick Tiote – in action at […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Discipline · Europa League · European Competition · Newcastle News

Things Looking Up At Newcastle These Days

February 27th, 2013 · 13 Comments

Cheick Tiote had one of his better games against Southampton on Sunday afternoon, and he will need to keep up his good form with Vurnon Anita showing against Metalist Kharkiv, that he can get the job done in defensive midfield, and he’s improving as he’s getting used to the more physical play in England. Cheick […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Europa League · European Competition · Newcastle News · Premier League · Vurnon Anita

Four French Players In Our Top Five Yesterday

February 25th, 2013 · 5 Comments

It was fitting on French Day that the four French players who started the game have ended up in the top five of our polling, with Cheick Tiote in 3rd place the only non Frenchman in the top five. Mathieu Debuchy – in action yesterday – top man

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Mathieu Debuchy · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Yoan Gouffran · Yohan Cabaye

Cheick Tiote Speaks Out – Kind Of

February 14th, 2013 · 11 Comments

The Evening Chronicle has published an interview with Cheick Tiote this morning, where Cheick says tonight’s game in the Europa league is the most important game of the season for Newcastle – but there’s not a mention of his arrest yesterday by Northumbria Police on fraud charges – that seems a little weird. Cheick Tiote […]

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