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Entries Tagged as 'Papiss Cisse'

Injury News Doesn’t Get Any Better For Newcastle

March 25th, 2016 · 95 Comments

We had thought that with the two week break,  Fabricio Coloccini would be set to return to the side for the trip to Carrow Road a week tomorrow, but it looks like the 34 year-old will not make that game after picking up his calf injury in bizarre circumstances during the holiday in La Manga, […]

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Tags: Cheick Tiote · Coaching · Injuries · Management · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse · Prayer · Premier League

Top Striker – In My Head Newcastle Can’t Go Down

March 22nd, 2016 · 30 Comments

We need some players who can put the ball in the back of the net in the final eight games of this season if we are to have any chance at all of surviving in the Premier League. So it was good news when Papiss Cisse played his first game for three months on Sunday […]

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Tags: Coaching · Injuries · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse · Prayer · Premier League

This Man Fit Again – Could Be The Hero On Sunday

March 15th, 2016 · 6 Comments

Last night at the King Power Stadium if we had players who could convert chances we could have taken at least a point out of the game, but we again missed our chances and therefore picked up our eighth successive defeat on the road – which is just a shocking record. But we expect Rafa to […]

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Tags: Fitness · Injuries · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse · Prayer · Premier League

Newcastle Striker – I Feel Fit, Sharp And Very Focused

February 26th, 2016 · 14 Comments

In order to try to get Newcastle out of the bottom three of the league table, which we have been in and around all season, manager Steve McClaren  may have to start relying one some of our more experienced players. One of those who is coming back from injury is 30 year-old Senegal striker Papiss […]

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Tags: Injuries · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse · Premier League · Press

Newcastle To Hold Onto This Player Through May

February 24th, 2016 · 43 Comments

It seems that there is some interest being shown in Newcastle United from Chinese Super League clubs, but Newcastle are unwilling to sell the player and he will remain at Newcastle when the Chinese transfer window closes on Friday. Papiss is the most experienced Premier League striker we have and he could still do a job for […]

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

If Newcastle Allow This To Happen We Deserve To Go Down

February 18th, 2016 · 254 Comments

We don’t know how true this is – but there are reports that Papiss Cisse received multiple offers in the January transfer window with Crystal Palace (Alan Pardew), Swansea and Fenerbahce all interested in signing the 30 year-old Senegal International striker. Newcastle want a £5M transfer fee for Cisse and there is a report in […]

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