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Entries Tagged as 'Moussa Sissoko'

West Brom Make Move For Moussa Sissoko

June 15th, 2016 · 38 Comments

News today that West Brom seem to fancy their chances of signing wantaway Newcastle midfielder Moussa Sissoko, who at the moment is with the French squad preparing for tonight’s game Albania and Moussa may even get a start for France tonight. Moussa had made it clear he wants to leave second division Newcastle United and move […]

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

Wantaway Players Leaving Newcastle Will Solve This Problem

June 15th, 2016 · 21 Comments

It’s been pointed out many times that when we were relegated seven years ago we had players like Steve Harper, Kevin Nolan, Steven Taylor, Jose Enrique, Joey Barton, Nicky Butt and others pledge their futures to Newcastle and helped us get out of the Championship at the first attempt. On the other hand some of […]

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Tags: Contracts · Georginio Wijnaldum · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

First Bid Lodged For Moussa Sissoko – But It’s Too Low

June 14th, 2016 · 6 Comments

L’Equipe are reporting today that German club Hamburg have made a €12M offer for Newcastle midfielder Moussa Sissoko, which is around £9.6M using today’s conversion rate and about half of what Newcastle value Moussa at. So we expect Newcastle will immediately turn down the offer if indeed it has been made – and the club will […]

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

World-Class Newcastle Player Seems More Subdued

June 13th, 2016 · 34 Comments

There’s general agreement among pundits, Newcastle fans and Arsenal fans that Moussa Sissoko made a right fool of himself (what – again?) last week, when he almost pleaded with Arsenal to sign him – the club of his dreams. And at the same time he sent a message to Newcastle and Rafa Benitez saying he thought […]

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Tags: Championship · Coaching · European Champions League · Management · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Rafa – Player Comments In Press Will Not Change Anything

June 11th, 2016 · 38 Comments

Rafa Benitez’ strategy for next season is based on the fact he had Newcastle playing extremely well in those final six games of the season as it took Rafa four games to work things out with the Newcastle squad. But Newcastle put some good performances in and got a good 12 points from the final six […]

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