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Entries Tagged as 'Moussa Sissoko'

Rafa Benitez Makes Surprising Comments On Moussa Sissoko

July 12th, 2016 · 23 Comments

Rafa has been interviewed at lunchtime today in Ireland on nufcTV and he said Newcastle have put no transfer price on Moussa Sissoko – because Newcastle do not want to sell him. Rafa said he was sorry France couldn’t win in the final last Sunday against Portugal, but happy for Moussa because he played really well. […]

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Tags: Coaching · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · nufcTV · Other News · Pre-season

Moussa’s Agent Furious At Benitez – Be Reasonable

July 12th, 2016 · 108 Comments

Moussa Sissoko’s agent has been interviewed in the French magazine Foot Mercato today and he is rather annoyed that Newcastle have put a massive £35M fee on Moussa’s head. Apparently it had been agreed last summer that Moussa would spend one more year at the club to help Newcastle out before moving on. Well that didn’t work […]

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Tags: Contracts · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Pre-season · Transfer News and Rumours

Sissoko’s Emotional Tweet Translated – Thanks Newcastle Fans

July 12th, 2016 · 7 Comments

This long and emotional tweet from Moussa Sissoko’s Instagram account has doing the rounds on the Internet over the last day – but unless you know French it doesn’t mean much! We have translated the message so Newcastle fans in particular can read what Moussa had to say after finishing the Euros with France being the […]

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Tags: Euro 2016 · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Other News · Tweet · Twitter

Great News – Sissoko Further Increases His Transfer Value

July 10th, 2016 · 27 Comments

Moussa Sissoko was again the star man for France in the Euro 2016 final tonight in Paris, which saw Portugal surprisingly win 1-0 in extra time in what was an astonishing and classic smash and grab raid. Moussa was the best player on the field along with brilliant Portuguese goalkeeper Rui Patrício – and the […]

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Tags: Euro 2016 · Georginio Wijnaldum · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Newcastle Deal Scuppered – But It Could Be Good News

July 10th, 2016 · 12 Comments

The Sunday People are reporting that Newcastle manager Rafael Benitez was keen on a swap deal for Gini Wijnaldum that would have included winger Jordan Ibe coming in from Liverpool plus cash of around £10M for the 25 year-old Dutch International midfielder. But since then Liverpool have accepted a huge offer of £15M from AFC […]

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