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Entries Tagged as 'Papiss Cisse'

McClaren Explains Why Young Gun Is Recharging His Batteries

December 12th, 2015 · 2 Comments

During the last International break Serbia were beaten 4-1 by the Czech Republic and they didn’t play well. That was the time Chelsea midfielder Nemanja Matic even talked about whether he would continue his International career and our own Aleksandar Mitrovic was at the center of a controversy that Matic had brought up after the […]

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Tags: Aleksandar Mitrovic · Ayoze Perez · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse · Poll · Premier League · Siem de Jong

This Smells Of Real Team Spirit Brewing At Newcastle

December 11th, 2015 · 2 Comments

Before the terrific win against Liverpool last Sunday the previous two weeks were not good when we went down without a fight to both Leicester City and Crystal Palace and conceded a massive 8 goals in the process. And last week before the game there were reports of a difference in opinion between two of […]

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

Our Man Of The Match – In From The Cold

November 30th, 2015 · 4 Comments

Our winner for the Man of the Match poll after the disaster at Selhurst Park on Saturday in south London is somebody who hasn’t started a game for a long while – Papiss Cisse. But Papiss managed to score his second goal of the season after just 10 minutes and he had said recently that as […]

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Tags: Jack Colback · Man of the Match · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse · Poll · Premier League · Rob Elliot

McClaren – These Players Have Never Been An Ounce Of Trouble

November 20th, 2015 · 7 Comments

There was news  in late September that was put out by John Richardson of the Express while he was appearing on the Sky Sports’ Sunday Supplement show – that both Cheick Tiote and Papiss Cisse were bad eggs in the Newcastle dressing room and basically were poisoning the team spirit at the club. That report has […]

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

Newcastle Striker Will Leave In January Or Next Summer

November 18th, 2015 · 5 Comments

Papiss Cisse is second choice this season to top man Aleksandar Mitrovic up front, but he did get a run out in the last game at Bournemouth when he came on for Mitrovic after 63 minutes and played fairly well in the surprising 1-0 win. Paul Simpson has tried to tell Papiss Cisse that he […]

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