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Entries Tagged as 'Moussa Sissoko'

Newcastle Side Not Set In Stone – McClaren

August 25th, 2015 · 77 Comments

Competition for places is what usually gets the best out of players,  when they know that any slip in form could lose them their place in the side, and somebody else is only too willing to come in and play well for the side. We haven’t had enough competition for places in the side over the […]

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Tags: Capital One Cup · Injuries · League Cup · Moussa Sissoko

Is This Newcastle’s Best Team For Manchester United?

August 20th, 2015 · 150 Comments

Newcastle will have a very tough game at Old Trafford on Saturday, and we will have at least two players not available who started the game at Swansea, when we were very poor after a decent start at home to Southampton. We don’t expect Moussa Sissoko to be risked with his groin strain, and Paul Dummett […]

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Tags: Fitness · Injuries · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League · Rolando Aarons

Moussa Sissoko Could Be Fit For Old Trafford

August 20th, 2015 · 18 Comments

It’s good news about Moussa Sissoko today, with an update being given on the player by first team coach Paul Simpson, and when it happened last Saturday just before half time, the coaching staff thought it could be a serious injury. But the good news is that it’s not and he has sustained a grade […]

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Tags: Injuries · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Poll · Premier League

I Begin An Adventure At Newcastle – A Club With Great History

August 20th, 2015 · 7 Comments

New signing Florian Thauvin gave his first interview on nufcTV yesterday and he spoke entirely in French, so it looks like he will have to take a crash course in English. Of course with players like Moussa Sissoko and Papiss Cisse in the squad, there will be translators for him in the dressing room. The […]

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Tags: Florian Thauvin · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Premier League

This Will Be The Big Transfer Test For Newcastle

August 19th, 2015 · 16 Comments

News today from Italy in TUTTOmercatoWEB (TMW) that AC Milan are interested in Newcastle’s powerful midfielder Moussa Sissoko with only 12 days to go in the transfer window. Moussa has been in good form for Newcastle so far this season, although he picked up a groin injury last Saturday at Swansea, and is unlikely to […]

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Tags: Coaching · Contracts · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Premier League · Transfer News and Rumours

Injury Update On Moussa Sissoko And Siem de Jong

August 16th, 2015 · 9 Comments

Siem de Jong had a problem with his shin before the game, and wasn’t on the subs bench on Saturday because of it – and in fact he didn’t even travel with the squad. Moussa Sissoko didn’t come out in the second half at Swansea, after he seemed to get a groin injury just before […]

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Tags: Injuries · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Premier League · Press Conference · Siem de Jong