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Entries Tagged as 'Papiss Cisse'

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

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