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Entries Tagged as 'Papiss Cisse'

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

Frustrated Star Admits He Must Keep Working Hard

November 16th, 2015 · 4 Comments

Papiss Cisse scored 11 goals for us in 22 appearances last season and his goals helped save us from relegation. Papiss scored those goals when he was not fully fit after suffering the broken knee cap in April of last year and when he was going to be finally fit this season we thought he […]

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Tags: Coaching · International break · Interview · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse · Premier League

These Fringe Players Will Get Their Chance At Newcastle

November 7th, 2015 · 4 Comments

Newcastle have had a good bench lately and it gives Steve McClaren an opportunity to change the game in the second half if he  needs to – with some good players coming in. Three such players on the bench at the moment are new £12M signing Florian Thauvin, Siem de Jong and veteran Papiss Cisse  – who […]

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Tags: Coaching · Florian Thauvin · Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse · Premier League · Press Conference · Siem de Jong

These Two Experienced Players Can Still Do Job For Newcastle

October 20th, 2015 · 125 Comments

Cheick Tiote made a rare starting  appearance for Newcastle on Sunday and he immediately showed one of the poorer aspects of his game, when he picked up a yellow card after only 5 minutes. Cheick picks up far too many yellow cards with lunging tackles and that´s what happened early in the game on Sunday. Cheick […]

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