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Entries Tagged as 'Moussa Sissoko'

Sissoko Preferred Newcastle Stay This Summer – Here’s Why

September 4th, 2015 · 24 Comments

There’s a report in FootMercato today that Chelsea, Manchester City, Liverpool and Tottenham apparently made approaches to Newcastle to try to sign Moussa Sissoko this summer, although Tottenham were the only club to lodge a bid, which Newcastle turned down. So at least we kept one of our best players, and in fact kept all […]

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Tags: Contracts · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Other News · Transfer News and Rumours

It’s Hard With 10 Men – We Have To Be Careful

September 3rd, 2015 · 7 Comments

Moussa Sissoko is one of our good players that we thought could leave Newcastle in the summer,  after the debacle we had when John Carver was the interim coach. But after we brought in four good first team players for over £50M in the summer, and Newcastle also managed to keep the good players like Moussa […]

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Tags: International News · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Premier League

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