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Entries Tagged as 'Christian Atsu'

Rafa Explains Why This Player Is Perfect For Newcastle

October 18th, 2016 · 3 Comments

Matt Ritchie picked up a virus and was declared unfit to play in the home game against Brentford on Saturday, but that didn’t stop him pleading with Rafa to play in the game, but the Newcastle doctor, Paul Catterson, ruled him out. And apparently on Monday morning Matt was back in Benitez’s office saying he wanted […]

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Newcastle Winger Keen To Keep Fans Happy

October 18th, 2016 · 2 Comments

Newcastle got the job done against Brentford on Saturday and we started the game well and were two goals up after only 16 minutes and kept creating the chances, but couldn’t get a third goal in that first half. The third goal came early in the second half, but then Brentford scored and came back […]

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New Arrival Very Happy At Newcastle And With Rafa Benitez

October 13th, 2016 · 3 Comments

Christian Atsu joined Porto at the age of 17 back in 2009 and finally made his debut for manager Andre Villas-Boas in August of 2011 against Olhanense. He stayed at Porto for four years playing 28 games for them before joining Chelsea in 1st September of 2013 on a five year contract, but he has […]

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Rafa – He Scores That Type Of Goal In Training – Video

October 3rd, 2016 · 3 Comments

Christian Atsu scored what was selected as the best goal of the 2015 African Cup of Nations Championship when he was way out on the right wing and beat his man and sent over a beautiful left foot shot that ended up in the top far corner of the net – a fabulous goal. Sound familiar? […]

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Rafa On What He Did Before Signing Newcastle’s New Hero

October 2nd, 2016 · 1 Comment

24 year-old Christian Atsu made his first start for Newcastle yesterday at Rotherham United and he ended up being Newcastle’s hero with a simply superb goal after 41 minutes. And then in the second half he almost scored another great goal as he ran at the Millers’ defense but this time the Rotherham goalkeeper Lee […]

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