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Entries Tagged as 'Moussa Sissoko'

Newcastle Set To Play Hardball With Wantaway Star

August 28th, 2016 · 36 Comments

Newcastle are set to play hardball with Moussa Sissoko over his transfer – and the club will not let the French International midfielder leave for less than the £35M transfer fee they have put on his head. Mike Ashley is said to be determined to get the full value for Moussa, who starred for France in […]

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Sissoko Speaks To The Press – Blames Newcastle

August 27th, 2016 · 137 Comments

Moussa Sissoko would be well advised not to speak to the French press and he seems to have put his foot in it again today and has blamed Newcastle. He blames that big bad north-east club he plays for –  for asking too high a fee for him in the trasnfer market – and that’s what […]

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No Acceptable Sissoko Offers Yet – Newcastle May Lower Fee

August 26th, 2016 · 60 Comments

The Chronicle is reporting tonight that Newcastle have received six “firm offers” for Moussa Sissoko so far this summer. It seems that three Premier League clubs plus three continental clubs have put in offers for the player who was a star of the Euro 2016 tournament in France in the summer. Moussa Sissoko – in French […]

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Newcastle Proposed Player Exchange Deal Extremely Difficult

August 25th, 2016 · 18 Comments

The Mail is reporting that Newcastle manager Rafa Benitez wants to bring James McCarthy from Everton to St. James’ park and he is willing to swap Moussa Sissoko for the 39 times capped Irish International with Newcastle also receiving some money from the Toffees in the deal. Every time we’ve seen a photo of Moussa at […]

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Tottenham Poised To Make Exchange Deal For Moussa Sissoko

August 23rd, 2016 · 96 Comments

The Mirror is reporting that Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino will try to use 21 year-old Nabil Bentaleb in a part-exchange deal for Newcastle’s Moussa Sissoko. Bentaleb joined Tottenham in 2012 from Dunkerque when he was just 17 and over the last four years has played 66 times with one goal for Spurs. However this could all […]

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