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Entries Tagged as 'Cheick Tiote'

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

Newcastle Think Big – Go For Huge Double Deal Over £30M

January 18th, 2016 · 26 Comments

Newcastle have two major targets this week and they are Spurs and England winger Andros Townsend and West Bromwich Albion striker Saido Berahino. Newcastle are in negotiations with Tottenham over Townsend, but Spurs Chairman Daniel Levy as usual is trying to drive a hard bargain and wants around £14M for his England winger, whereas the news is that […]

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

McClaren Opens Up On Cheick Tiote

January 16th, 2016 · 24 Comments

Tiote didn’t train yesterday and that’s because he is on his way to China to talk with Shanghai Shenhua, but Steve stressed nothing has been agreed yet. But for a player to miss a very important Premier League game for us by traveling to meet with a club to talk about a transfer says to […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Contracts · Newcastle News · Poll · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle’s New Team For West Ham

January 15th, 2016 · 51 Comments

With Jonjo Shelvey and Henri Saivet both very likely to make their debut tomorrow against West Hame it will be very interesting what side Steve McClaren put out especially since the lads played well against Manchester United on Tuesday night – but we will assume both will start the game. And with Cheick Tiote being sold […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Henri Saivet · Match Preview · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League · Transfer News and Rumours

Board Sells Experienced Midfielder Against McClaren´s Wishes

January 14th, 2016 · 60 Comments

It seems that Newcastle have accepted the £8M offer for Cheick Tiote from Shanghai Shenhua, even though the manager (head coach) Steve McClaren was against it because he wanted to use Cheick´s vast experience in the Premier League and for Newcastle over nearly six years during the relegation fight. If Steve didn´tknow before now-  he will […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League · Transfer News and Rumours