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Entries Tagged as 'Moussa Sissoko'

Benitez Puts Newcastle Into A No Lose Situation

August 4th, 2016 · 154 Comments

It was really interesting to hear Rafa Benitez talk last night during the BBC Radio Newcastle call-in show with Mick Lowe about Moussa Sissoko – and Rafa genuinely seems to like the big Frenchman. Rafa said that he liked Moussa as a footballer and also as a person and said he had talked with both Moussa and his […]

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Tags: Coaching · Financials · Moussa Sissoko · Transfer News and Rumours

It’s Started – Newcastle Receive Multiple Bids For Star Player

August 3rd, 2016 · 16 Comments

There’s a report in Spanish publication AS today that Real Madrid have finally given up on trying to get Paul Pogba to the club and it looks he will finally sign on at Manchester United for around £100M. The Spanish powerhouse have now switched their attention to Newcastle United midfielder Moussa Sissoko – who is […]

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Tags: Contracts · Euro 2016 · Financials · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Transfer News and Rumours

Why Magpies Must Hold Out For £35M Cool Cash For Sissoko

August 2nd, 2016 · 71 Comments

There are reports coming out of Spain today that say Real Madrid will offer two of their younger players in part exchange for Moussa Sissoko, who is now said to be keen to join the Spanish giants. It looks like his dream team – Arsenal – are not interested in him after all. It will […]

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

Rafa Talks About Offers For Moussa Sissoko

July 31st, 2016 · 46 Comments

Rafa Benitez has no problem when Moussa Sissoko  comes back to Newcastle tomorrow to  play the Frenchman Moussa until the right offer comes in for him – the right offer being from Newcastle’s viewpoint. Rafa is no fool of course and he knows that both Real Madrid and Juventus – top football clubs in anybody’s eyes […]

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

Former Newcastle Coach – Rafa’s Made Some Fantastic Signings

July 31st, 2016 · 40 Comments

Lee Clark has been interviewed today and he has talked at length about Rafa Benitez and how Newcastle owner Mike Ashley must not interfere with things and allow  Rafa to do the job he was hired for – to get Newcastle winning some trophies again after a drought of over 47 years. 🙁 To be fair […]

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