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Entries Tagged as 'Moussa Sissoko'

Surprise That Benitez Rates This Newcastle Player So Highly

April 27th, 2016 · 23 Comments

Rafa Benitez had again been talking in glowing terms about French International midfielder Moussa Sissoko,  who he has made his Newcastle captain and if we survive this season and Rafa stays at the club – don´t be surprised if Moussa continues as captain next season. It´s surprising, because Moussa never seemed to care too much […]

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Tags: Coaching · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Prayer · Premier League · Press

Newcastle’s New Star In Rallying Cry To Fans

April 17th, 2016 · 4 Comments

Andros Townsend is fast becoming a real fan favorite on Tyneside and he scored his second goal in as many games after 89 minutes yesterday against Swansea, when he rifled home with that great left foot of his after being set up by an excellent run from Aleksandar Mitrovic. Unfortunately, with that release clause of […]

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Tags: Andros Townsend · Coaching · Georginio Wijnaldum · Leadership · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News

Rafa Starting To Get The Best Out Of This Great Player

April 17th, 2016 · 60 Comments

Rafa Benitez made the rather strange decision of making Moussa Sissoko the Newcastle captain for the vital game yesterday when he dropped Jonjo Shelvey, but it seemed to work because Moussa had a good game for a change – and he even scored his first goal of the season and then went bonkers when he ran […]

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Newcastle Star – Championship Is Trouble For Everyone

April 16th, 2016 · 78 Comments

Moussa Sissoko has been a huge disappointment at Newcastle over the last two seasons and this season he has played 33 games in total and has only 5 assists and no goals – and he is one of the Newcastle players who has not earned his wages this season. Indeed he is one of the […]

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This Top Player Has Disappointed – Wants To Do Better

April 15th, 2016 · 39 Comments

Most Newcastle fans would agree that Moussa Sissoko has had another poor season, where the 35 times capped French International has promised much but given little. In his 33 games for Newcastle this season in all competitions he has only 5 assists and no goals – with his last goal for the club coming in the last game […]

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