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Freiburg’s sporting director Dirk Dufner admitted it was always going to be difficult to retain the services of such a prolific striker
“It was clear to us that it was always going to be difficult to keep a player of Papiss’ quality”.
Papiss Demba Rodney Cissé has now signed a five year contract and will wear the number nine shirt.
Combining Demba Ba’s 22 goals in his 31 matches in the Premier League with Cissé’s 37 in 65 Bundesliga games suggest exciting times ahead.
When recently asked about this transfer window time of the year Alan Pardew commented – “It’s a horrible time for managers!!!”.
With the imminent signing of Cissé it confirms I wouldn’t like to play cards with Alan Pardew!
Now reported Newcastle have signed Papiss Cissé for around £10m from Bundesliga club Freiburg.
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Sky Sports are claiming Newcastle could be due to sign the splendidly named Papiss Demba Rodney Cissé, the scorer of 37 goals in 65 Bundesliga matches.
The 26 year old striker is Demba Ba’s strike partner for Senegal and reports suggest he is on his way to St.James’ Park as we speak.
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