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Cisse Move To Anzhi – ‘From Russia With…Lies’

9 years ago

Yesterday we brought you news of a story running in the Russian sports paper ‘Izvestia’ saying they had information that last season’s Europa League opponents Anzhi will try and buy Papiss Cisse.

The story read;

‘Anzhi are looking to buy 27 year old forward Papiss Cisse with an offer or around £18m and  an annual salary of around £3m, significantly more than his current salary at Newcastle.’

The story was also backed up by a quote claimed to come from Cisse’s agent, Guido Nickolay;

‘Papiss is interested in several Russian clubs but I wouldn’t want to say exactly which club would want to buy my client as it would not be very correct on my part’.

Now it has emerged that Guido Nickolayisn’t even Cisse’s agent and hasn’t been for over a year, this is what Nickolay had to say to the Shields Gazette;

“I’m not his agent any more. I don’t know where the quotes from Russia have come from.

I have not been his agent since last May so I wouldn’t try to get him a deal.”

Oh well, at least we’ve now reached June, only another three months of this nonsense to put up with…



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