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By IAfrica
In Nigeria
Apr 28th, 2014
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  Frenchmen: Olivier Giroud and Laurent Koscielny celebrate a goal against Newcastle Arsenal went four points clear in the race for fourth spot in the Premier League and a place in next season’s Champions League with a 3-0 win at home to Newcastle on Monday. First-half goals from Laurent Kosciel...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Jul 23rd, 2013
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A picture has emerged apparently showing Muslim footballer Papiss Cisse at a casino table. It comes as the Newcastle striker is at loggerheads with the club over their decision to replace old sponsor Virgin Money with pay-day loan company Wonga. Cisse, who is one of a number of Muslim players at Newc...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Apr 2nd, 2013
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SAMIR Nasri’s inconsistency drives Roberto Mancini mad – to the point where the manager wants to punch him! The Blues boss said the Frenchman, who had a sparkling game in the 4-0 win over Newcastle on Saturday, needs to turn it on more often. Nasri has been criticised this season for a lack of commit...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Mar 16th, 2013
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English trio Chelsea, Tottenham and Newcastle all managed to avoid one another as the Europa League quarter-final draw was held at UEFA headquarters in Nyon, Switzerland yerterday. Dethroned Champions League winners Chelsea host Russian club Rubin Kazan in their first leg on April 4 while Tottenham a...
By IndepthAfrica
In Cote d'Ivoire
Feb 14th, 2013
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The Newcastle United midfielder Cheick Tiote has had his car seized by police after he was arrested on suspicion of fraud. The 26-year-old was stopped near the club’s training ground on Tuesday on suspicion of fraud in relation to driving offences. Following this, Tiote’s car – a Chevrole...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Jan 2nd, 2013
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Hero or fall guy? Donkey or destroyer? When it comes to dividing opinion and causing debate amongst the St James’ Park faithful, there have been very few players who have split opinion the like our Shola. After recently celebrating his 31st birthday, and having now spent over 12 years as a senior pro...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Dec 29th, 2012
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West Brom striker Osaze Odemwingie is not the only star that will be missing when the 2013 Africa Nations Cup begins in South Africa, writes OLUFEMI ATOYEBI  Super Eagles coach Steven Keshi did not surprise many Nigerians when he omitted West Brom striker Osaze Odemwingie from the provisional 32-man ...
By IndepthAfrica
In 2013 Africa Cup of Nations
Dec 24th, 2012
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The Newcastle boss confirmed that the 31-year-old target man will remain on Tyneside for the duration of the tournament but remained coy on the exact reasons behind the decision. Ameobi had been called into Stephen Keshi’s preliminary squad ahead of the tournament which kicks off on January 19,...
By IndepthAfrica
In Nigeria
Dec 22nd, 2012
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Relentless rain, a hissy fit from Papiss Cisse and yet another booking for Cheik Tiote seemed to be adding up to a bad afternoon for Newcastle United when, not for the first time, Shola Ameobi came to their rescue. The substitute’s superlative late goal gave Alan Pardew’s side only their ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Soccer
Oct 5th, 2012
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Newcastle could be boosted for their clash with Manchester United as Hatem Ben Arfa appears likely to take his place in Sunday’s game. Coming off an impressive 3-0 victory over Bordeaux in Thursday night’s Europa League clash, Newcastle manager Alan Pardew looks likely to further strength...