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Entries Tagged as 'Papiss Cisse'

Newcastle Striker Lacking In Luck But Not Confidence

March 23rd, 2014 · 18 Comments

It was great to see Papiss Cisse finally get the winning goal, the only goal of the game yesterday, and certainly the reaction of John Carver and Steve Stone on the touchline was something to behold. Papiss and John Carver after sensational winner

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Tags: Contracts · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse · Premier League

What We Learned About Five Newcastle Players Yesterday

March 23rd, 2014 · 57 Comments

Newcastle got a third win in four games yesterday, with a (very) late goal from Senegal striker Papiss Cisse, and it was another clean sheet and Newcastle are now on 46 points after 30 games and 8th top of the league. Here’s what we learned about five of our players in yesterday’s game. Papiss Cisse […]

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Tags: Luuk de Jong · Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse · Paul Dummett · Premier League

Two Players Fight It Out For Our Man Of The Match

March 23rd, 2014 · 6 Comments

In our Man of the Match poll Ben Arfa took an early lead after playing well and setting up the sensational winner for Papiss Cisse, but Papiss has come on strong this morning, and there’s now only 2% between the two players, with the industrious and hard-working Vurnon Anita in third place. Papiss Cisse after […]

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Tags: Hatem Ben Arfa · Papiss Cisse · Poll · Premier League

Geordie Crowd Inspire Newcastle Players To Late Win

March 23rd, 2014 · 2 Comments

Yesterday was one of those games when the Newcastle crowd – an impressive 51,588 (only 799 short of the 52,387 capacity) – willed the side  to get the single goal that would give Newcastle a very vital 3 points. Papiss Cisse – after scoring another last minute winner against Fulham

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Tags: Coaching · Hatem Ben Arfa · Luuk de Jong · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse · Premier League · Shola Ameobi

Alan Pardew Shows Some Real Humility

March 23rd, 2014 · 11 Comments

Alan Pardew had a message for the fans in his program notes for yesterday’s game,  as Newcastle welcomed a club that Alan had played for from 1987 until 1991, but of course he was not allowed in the great St. James’ Park stadium (it looked great yesterday), because of his three match stadium ban, which […]

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Tags: Coaching · Contracts · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse · Premier League

Cisse – Those Three Points Were For Him

March 23rd, 2014 · 6 Comments

Well it was exactly what we wanted yesterday – a win – and before the game we said we didn’t care how we got the goal that would win it – whether it was a fluke or an own goal or whatever –  but as it turns out it was a good goal with Ben Arfa providing […]

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Tags: Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse · Premier League