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Transfer Tattle: Bouba Diop no-go

With Newcastle desperately short of holding midfield style players, our hopes of acquiring a new one took a massive blow when Pompey midfielder Papa Bouba Diop was ruled out through a knee injury for the next three months.

Diop has been linked consistently with the club for a reasonable period of time, as Joe Kinnear looks to plug the gaps caused by Nicky Butt's aging legs. With NUFC needing our new signings A.S.A.P., this takes the former Fulham player well out of the equation.




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Writer: Ross Molyneux Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Monday January 5 2009

Time: 8:03PM

Your Comments

Errr, sod a massive blow to you, a big one for us, me thinks.
storagematt
He he! I can't believe you sold Muntari - what a quality player that lad is.
BaldEagle
A big loss to you geordies but a bigger loss to us-not his injury ,the sale to you..he is garbage. on our site i suggested a swap for Barton but was booed off as the general concencious was that we did not want the YOB
plymouth graham
 

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