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Chelsea winger Christian Atsu agrees to join Newcastle


Chelsea winger Christian Atsu has agreed terms on a permanent switch to Newcastle, according to Sky sources. Sky sources understand the Ghana international will sign a four-year deal at St James’ Park and join the Magpies for £6.2m. Atsu spent the 2016-17 season on loan at Newcastle and scored five times in 35 appearances as the north-east club won the ...

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Atsu celebrates Championship title with Newcastle


Ghana’s Christian Atsu was in party mood as Newcastle won the English Championship title on Sunday after beating Barnsley 3-0 at St. James’ Park. The Magpies had already secured promotion but they were bent on winning the title for pride’s sake. However, they needed Brighton and Hove Albion to slip at Aston Villa for that to happen. They got the ...

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Atsu praises Benitez’s management skills


Black Stars and Newcastle United winger, Christian Atsu, has praised Rafael Benitez’s management acumen in guiding the Magpies back to the Premier League after the just a year in the Championship. Atsu contributed one goal in Newcastle’s 4-1 win over Preston on Monday which sealed their place in the English top flight next season. For observers, Benitez has strengthened his ...

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Christian Atsu: Newcastle will keep fighting for PL promotion

Christian Atsu

Christian Atsu says Newcastle United must put their Easter Monday defeat at Ipswich Town behind them quickly as they bid for promotion from the Sky Bet Championship. Former Town forward Daryl Murphy equalised on the hour for the Magpies after Freddie Sears’ first half opener at Portman Road, but further strikes from David McGoldrick and Emyr Huws won it for ...

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Atsu sets up Newcastle win at Brighton in Championship showdown

Atsu (left) celebrating with his team-mates

Ghana winger Christian Atsu played a key role for Newcastle United as they grabbed a very important 2-1 away to Brighton on Wednesday night in the English Championship. The on-loan Chelsea player had been very active throughout the game and his effectiveness showed towards the end of the match. In the 81st minute, his mishit shot found Mohammed Diame who ...

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Atsu trains with Newcastle United ahead of Brighton clash

(Image credit: Serena Taylor/ Newcastle United)

Black Stars winger Christian Atsu trained with Newcastle United at Darsley Park on Monday ahead of their clash with with Brighton and Hove Albion. The Magpies are currently second in the Championship one point behind Brighton who have 71 points. On Saturday, Atsu and his team-mates failed to bag the points at home against Bristol City when they drew 2-2. ...

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Christian Atsu features in Newcastle win at Wolves


Black Stars attacker Christian Atsu played for 44 minutes for Newcastle as they beat Wolves 1-0 to go back to the top of the English Championship on Saturday. The match was Atsu’s first since his return from the African Nations Cup in Gabon where Ghana finished fourth. He replaced eventual match-winner Aleksandar Mitrovic after 46 minutes and after the match, ...

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I owed Newcastle United fans a goal – Christian Atsu


Christian Atsu admits he is delighted with his first St James’ Park strike – and believes he owed the Newcastle United home faithful a goal. The 24-year-old set the Magpies on their way to a 2-1 victory over Cardiff City by opening the scoring inside two-and-a-half minutes with a neat finish inside the near post. The Ghana international winger had ...

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Newcastle United Complete Atsu Loan Capture

Dated: 30/08/2016
Christian Atsu who has signed for Newcastle United from Chelsea FC.

Newcastle United have completed the signing of Ghana international winger Christian Atsu. The 24-year-old arrives from Chelsea on loan until the end of the season, with an option for the Magpies to make the move permanent next summer. Atsu began his career at Portuguese giants Porto and spent time on loan at Rio Ave before Chelsea snapped him up in ...

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