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Entries Tagged as 'Cheick Tiote'

Tiote Must Improve His Discipline – It’s Not Good Enough

October 22nd, 2012 · 295 Comments

Most people haven’t really blamed Cheick Tiote for Newcastle failing to win the game yesterday, but the truth is that it was the Ivorian’s indiscipline that cost Newcastle 2 points, and when it happened I have to say I was very annoyed (to say the least) at the Ivory Coast International. Cheick Tiote – oh […]

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Ivory Coast Ahead 2-0 When Game Abandoned – Fires In Stands

October 13th, 2012 · 7 Comments

The Ivory Coast were ahead 2-0 with just 14 minutes to go in the playoff game in Dakar tonight, when Senegal fans started to flood out of the stadium, and small fires were started in the stands and play was held up – but it seems there is no way this game will get underway […]

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Tags: African Cup Of Nations · Cheick Tiote · Demba Ba · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse

Here’s Hoping The Ivory Coast Can Get Through

October 13th, 2012 · 51 Comments

Alan Pardew was quite right in not saying which country he preferred to win the two-legged play-off ┬átie this afternoon between Senegal and the Ivory Coast, which has just got underway. Cheick Tiote – Ivory Coast’s top midfielder

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Tags: African Cup Of Nations · Cheick Tiote · Demba Ba · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse

Newcastle Top Striker – Anything Is Possible

October 13th, 2012 · 3 Comments

It’s a daunting task for Senegal to overcome the 4-2 deficit to the Ivory Coast, in their play-off for a place in the African Cup of Nations in South Africa in January, but the Senegal captain and Newcastle striker Papiss Cisse, says it’s still possible for Senegal to make it through. Papiss Cisse – anything […]

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Tags: African Cup Of Nations · Cheick Tiote · Demba Ba · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse

Three Newcastle Players Nominated For Major Award

October 12th, 2012 · 287 Comments

Good news today is that three Newcastle United players have been nominated for the 2012 African Footballer of the Year award, however the bad news is that another 31 players have also been nominated – nothing like narrowing down the choice is there? Yaya Toure – won 2011 African Player of the Year

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Demba Ba · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse

Significant Magpie Interest in AFCON Qualifier On Saturday

October 12th, 2012 · 9 Comments

Newcastle United will either lose Cheick Tiote to the African Cup of Nations in South Africa in January, or our two strikers Papiss Cisse and Demba Ba, as the second leg of the play-off takes place on Saturday in the Senegal capital of Dakur. Cheick Tiote – in Ivory Coast colors

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Tags: African Cup Of Nations · Cheick Tiote · Demba Ba · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse