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BBC pundit raves about 23-year-old..but makes a negative prediction on Newcastle

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Newcastle United have moved up to fourth in the Premier League table after securing a 2-1 win over Stoke City on Saturday.

Christian Atsu put the hosts in front from a wonderful delivery from Matt Ritchie. But then, Xherdan Shaqiri curled in an equaliser from long range to restore parity.

However, it was the Newcastle skipper, Jamaal Lascelles, who stepped up to the plate once again, and earned his side all three points.

Our Man Of The Match – A Player Reborn On Tyneside

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25-year-old Christian Atsu, the Ghanaian International winger, made it very clear last season while he was on loan from Chelsea that he would like nothing better than to make his move to [...]

This Player Looks To Be Much Improved From Last Season – Can He Also Add Goals To His Game?

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One player who looks a better player than last season is our new signing, 25-year-old Christian Atsu who we signed from Chelsea for just £6.2M in June. Christian has had a good [...]

Newcastle United close in on Norwich City’s Murphy

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London (AFP) – Newcastle United have moved a step closer to signing long-term transfer target Jacob Murphy, after agreeing a fee for the winger with Norwich City, according to British media reports on Monday.

The Magpies have endured a largely frustrating transfer window, with French defender Florian Lejeune and Ghanaian forward Christian Atsu the only arrivals.

This Is The Perfect Player For Rafa Benitez To Coach

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Christian Atsu had a decent enough game in the first half but he will be hard pressed in the coming season to pin down a first team starting position.'s confirmation as a [...]

It Was An Agonizing Week In May For This Newcastle Player

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When the seasonfinished in early May, Newcastle fans started to look forward to the coming transfer window, but it's been long and hard so far and without too much success. That can [...]

How Christian Atsu’s Loan Deal Could Lead To Newcastle Signing Abraham

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News today that we are supposed to be very close to signing 19 year-old Chelsea striker on loan for the season. The striker is expected to almost double his wages at Chelsea [...]

Newcastle Winger Undergoes Knee Surgery

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Now we know why recently signed Newcastle winger Christian Atsu was left out of the Ghana squad for the upcoming International games, he has had minor knee surgery He was under the [...]

Newcastle Fans Get What They Wanted With This Player

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I only just returned from the hospital and see that Newcastle have announced that 25 year-old 42 times capped Ghana International Christian Atsu has joined Newcastle, as Rafa Benitez decided to take [...]

Newcastle Make First Signing Of The Summer

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Sky Sports are reporting that Newcastle have taken up the option on Chelsea winger Christian Atsu and have agreed to sign the Ghanaian Internationalfor £6.2M and he becomes Rafa's first signing of the summer. Fans will be pleased the club have taken up the option on Christian, who has become a popular player on Tyneside [.

Report Rafa Wants To Keep Christian Atsu At Newcastle

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The Northern Echo are reporting today that Newcastle officials are in negotiations with Christian Atsu's reps to keep him at Newcastle for an already agreed transfer fee of £6.2M. It was thought the deadline for completing the transfer may have passed, but it looks like Rafa has decided he wants to keep the fast and [.

This Left Back Is Expensive But An Excellent Young Player

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The Mirror is reporting that Christian Atsu has been recommending his Chelsea and Ghanaian team-mate Abdul Baba Rahman to Rafa Benitez as a potential signing for Newcastle this summer. Certainly we need to bring in a left back to challenge Paul Dummett for the left-back starting position next season, with Massadio Haidara and Achraf Lazaar [.

Our Man Of The Match Just Had His Best Season At The Club

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Ayoze Perez had another good game for Newcastle yesterday and scored a superb first goal when he back-heeled the ball into the net reminiscent of his famous goal at West Brom back in November, 2014. This lad has all the skills and we are hoping that his compatriot Rafa Benitezcan bring out the best [.

Massive Majority Want This Player Signed In Summer

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We watched the game at Cardiff again last night and we were so much the better team it was an easy win and two simply tremendous goals from Christian Atsu and Isaac Hayden two excellent technical players for Newcastle showed the difference in class between the two sides. And Christian looked at home [.

Rafa Benitez Has Played A Huge Role In My LIfe This Season

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Christian Atsu is on loan this season at Newcastle from Chelsea and he is a fan favorite because the 25 year-old is so positive and upbeat; he always does the best for the team although his form is up and down a little, But he scored a really important goal for us against Preston on [...]

Championship: Newcastle Back In Premier League After Thumping Win Against Preston (Photos & Highlights)

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Newcastle United are back in the big time after the Magpiessecured their place in next season's Premier League courtesy of aresounding 4-1 win at home to Preston.

Ayoze Perez opened the scoring for the hosts on seven minutes from a corner.

However, just seven minutes later Preston drew level, courtesy of Jordan Hugill.

It Doesn’t Look Good For This Newcastle Player

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Christian Atsu has been unable to nail down a starting position at Newcastle although the winger has had more playing time this season than he has since joining Chelsea from Porto in the summer of 2013. The 42 times capped Ghanaian International (9 goals) has appeared 25 times for Newcastle with three goals during his [.

Rafa Gives Glowing Comments On This Newcastle Player

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In the last two games Christian Atsu has been our Man of the Match and the popular African player has started to do really well at Newcastle. When asked about Christian yesterday during his interviews with the local press, Rafa said it was simple for Atsu if he plays today at Huddersfield he needs [.

This Newcastle Player Now Closer To His Dream

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It's no secret that Christian Atsu just loves it at Newcastle and after he had brilliantly set up the winner with Matt Ritchie for Ayoze Perez he went berserk. The Spanish forward took the chance with aplomb that sent Newcastle fans around the world jumping off their seats in ecstasy Christian must be a [.

It’s Still Touch And Go For This Player’s Future At Newcastle

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We have noticed when Newcastle players are interviewed they say similar things to their manager and seem fully committed to the Rafa Benitez way of looking at things in football. Maybe that's because in every single training session Rafa rams the basic things into them only think of the next game concentration is [.

Our Man Of The Match Needed This Performance

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Christian Atsu got a rare start on Saturday against Bristol City on the left wing in place of Yoan Gouffran and the Ghanaian International produced a Man of the Match performance for the Magpies whenthe lads fought back for a 2-2 draw in the second half after giving up two very poor goals in the [.

Newcastle’s A Great Club With Fantastic Fans – I Am Happy

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There's no doubt that Christian Atsu is a talented player and if Rafa Benitez can make him into a more consistent performer, there's a decent chance the 25 year-old will become a permanent Newcastle player in the summer. At that time Rafa could take up the option and sign the Ghanaian International permanently and the [.

Ghana Beaten 2-0 In AFCON Semi-Final – Atsu To Return

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Christian Atsu played the whole game for Ghana tonight in the semi-final of the African Cup of Nations but they lost 2-0 to Cameroon. Two goals in the last 20 minutes got the job done for Cameroon with Ngadew putting Cameroon ahead after 72 minutes and then in the third minute of stoppage time the [.

African Star – Here’s Why Rafa’s One Of The World’s Best Managers

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Christian Atsu is at the Africa Cup of Nations in Gabon as his country Ghana have qualified for the quarter-finals of the competitions and he has played very well for them so far. Ghana got their second win of the tournament yesterday with another 1-0 win in Group D this time over Mali [...]

Christian Atsu’s Ghana Win 1-0

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Newcastle's on-loan winger Christian Atsu started off well with Ghana in the Africa Cup Nations GroupD in Gabon when they beat Uganda 1-0 with a penalty coming from Andre Ayew of West Ham after 32 minutes. Christian played the whole game for Ghana for his 42nd cap (9 goals). Christian Atsu of Ghana This follows [.

This Player Seems To Have Fallen In Love With Newcastle

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We have been really impressed with Cristian Atsu since he arrived at Newcastle and he seems like a really nice guy. It's obvious that Cristian is desperate to stay at Newcastle after his season long loan deal and he's often said how much he likes it at the club. Of course it's up to manager [...]

Winger Enjoying Life At Newcastle – Keen To Progress

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Ghanasoccernet.com have been covering the strange goings on with Turkish side Istanbul Basaksehir, who are said to be negotiating with Chelsea for Christian Atsu to move to them on loan in January with an option to buy. The negotiations are even said to be at an advanced stage according to a report in Turkish [.

Strange Report About Newcastle Player

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Turkish newspaper Fanatik are reporting that Turkish club Basaksehir and Chelsea are in negotiationsover a loan deal for Christian Atsu who just so happens to be on loan at Newcastle for the season. So a good question would be howis it possible for Basaksehir to take Atsu on loan this month, when he's contracted [.

Winger – We’re Disappointed But We Must Refocus

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Christian Atsu, our Ghanaian winger who is on loan this season from Chelseawas the only one of our four players to score from his spot kick last night and even that went in off the under-side of the cross bar. But the 24 year-old gave a good interview on the Newcastle web-site immediately after the [.

Here’s One Grateful Player Who Loves It At Newcastle

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Christian Atsuseems to have found the club he wants to stay at and after being loaned out to several clubs since he joined Chelsea in the summer of 2013 he seems to just love it at Newcastle. He feels he can improve a lot under world-class manager Rafa Benitez and certainly the fans would just [...

Goalscorer – We Have a Winning Mentality And Fought Hard

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Christian Atsu is a player who could improve a lot this season during his loan spell and if he manages to stay at Newcastle permanently for the long term, we think Rafa can make him into a great player because he hasnatural speed and great skills. Christian was simply delighted to score after just 3 [.

Man Of The Match Poll – Very Close

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At the time of writing there's only about 40 votes between Aleksandar Mitrovic and ChristianAtsu for our Man of the Match for the game yesterday against Cardiff City that we won 2-1 -with Mitro just in the lead. Of course both players were involved very early in the game yesterday after only three minutes [.

He’s The Perfect Player For Rafa To Work On And Improve

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It's been pointed out just how strong the Newcastle squad is when we can leave Dwight Gayle, our top goalscorer and the suspended Matt Ritchie, probably our best player this season out of the side and the team doesn't seem to be weakened. That's because we had Aleksandar Mitrovic and Christian Atsu in place of [.

Christian Atsu To Deputize For Matt Ritchie – Maybe Not

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We thought it was more or less cut and dried that the impressive Christian Atsu would come in and start forMatt Ritchie tomorrow on the right wing, since Matt is suspended for this game due to picking up his 5th yellow card late in the game at Deepdale last Saturday. And while the odds are [...]

This Rafa Benitez’ Problem Can Be Solved Tomorrow

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Rafa Benitez has spoken this week of the problem it is in a team when you lose an important player like Matt Ritchie. Matt has been great for us this season so far, but he picked u his 5th yellow card last Saturday at Deepdale and he will sit out tomorrow's game, although he's not [...]

I Want To Be A Better Player – I Want To Score More Goals

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Christian Atsu has played well for Newcastle this season when he's been given his chance and it looks almost certain he will start the game on Saturday afternoon on the right wing against Cardiff City with Matt Ritchie suspended afterpicking up five yellow cards. Christian is on a season long loan from Chelseaafter signing [.

Exclusive Report – Newcastle To Sign This Player In January

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There's an exclusive report on Ghana web-site Kickgh.compublished yesterday that Newcastle United want to sign Ghanaian International winger Christian Atsu on a permanent basis. The report is that Rafa Benitez has already seen enough of the player in training and in his 9 appearances for the Newcastle first team so far this season to convince [.

It’s A Privilege At Newcastle – Benitez A Great Man – Fantastic Coach

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Christian Atsu says it's an honor to play for Newcastle United and Rafa Benitez and it's fairly obvious that the Ghanaian International really wants to say on at Newcastle after his seasonlong loan spell ends, but of course it's not for him to decide that. But Christian looks an excellent player for us and [.

This Could Be Newcastle’s First Signing In January

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Newcastle are likely to bring a few players in during the January transfer window but the way things are going it will not necessarily be to assist in the promotion push, which has gone very well since we lost our first two games at Fulham and at home to Huddersfield. In fact in the league [...]

Newcastle Is A Big Club – Good Things Are Coming

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Newcastle United winger Christian Atsu was interviewed on the Newcastle web-site yesterday before the game last night against Preston when Atsu again looked a very good player and managed to hit the bar twice. But there's no doubt that if Atsu keeps up his good form then Rafa could take the opportunity to sign him [.