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Entries Tagged as 'Sebastien Bassong'

Dutchman Trying To Emulate Sebastien Bassong

July 7th, 2015 · 43 Comments

Newcastle are giving a one week trial to 17 year-old Dutchman Dani Koks on trial, so he will have a chanced to impress the new head coach Stave McClaren, who will be off with the first team to America this weekend. We remember seven years ago when 21 year-old Sebastien Bassong came in for a […]

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Tags: Newcastle Academy · Newcastle News · Newcastle Youth · Sebastien Bassong · Trial

Graham Carr Recommended Papiss Cisse Back In 2008

June 12th, 2012 · 8 Comments

Graham Carr certainly can spot a good player when he sees one. Papiss Cisse jumping for joy – after scoring at Chelsea

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Tags: Newcastle News · Papiss Cisse · Recruitment · Scouting Network · Sebastien Bassong

Sebastien Bassong Was In Heaven At Newcastle?

May 20th, 2011 · 65 Comments

Seb Bassong was always a very ambitious footballer, and it was almost certain that he would leave Newcastle when they were relegated – and he did. Sebastien Bassong – while at Newcastle

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Tags: Newcastle News · Sebastien Bassong · Transfer News and Rumours · Transfer Target

Bassong To Be Booed By Newcastle Fans – Why?

January 20th, 2011 · 51 Comments

Sebastien Bassong was a great signing for the Newcastle United club, when the Magpies got him from Metz for £500K in the summer of 2008. Seb Bassong – while on Tyneside

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Tags: Newcastle News · Sebastien Bassong

Seb Bassong Still Has Great Affection For Newcastle Club

December 28th, 2010 · 23 Comments

Seb Bassong was at Newcastle for just 10 months, but that didn’t stop him being our Player of the Season during our relegation season 2008-2009,  with a massive 65% of the vote. Seb Bassong – while at Newcastle a couple of years ago

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Tags: Newcastle News · Sebastien Bassong