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Entries Tagged as 'Papiss Cisse'

Uncertainty About Newcastle’s Team Against Norwich

October 13th, 2015 · 3 Comments

The news today is that our number 9 Papiss Cisse is fit again and the Newcastle head coach has talked today about wanting to see how Mitrovic and Cisse can play together. Certainly both Ayoze Perez and Papiss are both skillful players who can play off the powerful 6’2″ striker who has been in decent […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Interview · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse

McClaren To Bank On New Signing For Big Threat Tomorrow

September 25th, 2015 · 14 Comments

Steve McClaren has said in his press conference this afternoon for the tough game against Chelsea tomorrow that Aleksandar will come straight back into the side tomorrow, after being suspended for three games for being sent off against Arsenal. McClaren doesn’t have too many options with Papiss Cisse having an injured back and other potential players who […]

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Tags: Aleksandar Mitrovic · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse · Poll · Premier League · Press · Press Conference

Alan Shearer Blasts This Newcastle Player

September 21st, 2015 · 13 Comments

Alan Shearer is certainly not pulling his punches since Newcastle lost at West Ham last Monday night and then at home to Watford on Saturday – two defeats and two poor performances from the team. After the 2-0 defeat at West Ham Alan said Newcastle would have been better off not having the Newcastle number 9 […]

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Tags: Alan Shearer · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse · Premier League · Press

Newcastle Player Reported Unhappy – Shows Poor Attitude

September 16th, 2015 · 64 Comments

Papiss Cisse had such a poor game on Monday night at West Ham that Newcastle’s former striker who wore that famous Newcastle number nine shirt with great distinction – Alan Shearer – commented that it would have been better for Newcastle to have played with 10 men against West Ham and without Papiss – so ineffective was […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Discipline · Moussa Sissoko · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse

What We Learned Last Night – What McClaren Can Do

September 15th, 2015 · 51 Comments

It was not a good performance last night and the 2-0 defeat at WEst Ham was just enough to see us go rock bottom of the league table below Stoke City and Sunderland. Newcastle now have one less point this season than we had last season at this point. We have only two points – two […]

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Tags: Ayoze Perez · Match Reports · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse · Premier League · Rolando Aarons · Siem de Jong