Wednesday, 23 January 2013

THE FRENCH FORRIN LEEEGIN!

Updated '7:30pm bells' Wednesday 23rd January 2013
"THE EIFFEL TOWER ON TYNE!"

News reaches 'The Geordie Times' from wor 'club insider' that at least TWO more Frenchmen are to join wor ranks today in the shape of Haidara and Gouffran who wor 'insider' tells us are undergannin medicals 'az we type'!

Fortha French Forrin Leeeginaires are aalso 'in the pipeline' we understand to add to the NINE we aaready have!

'THE NINE LEEGINAIRES' on wor books  
(so far!) (in numerical order!)

4 Yohan Cabaye
10 Hatem Ben Arfa
13 Mapou Yanga-Nbiwa
17 Romain Amalfitano
22 Sylvian Marveaux
25 Gabriel Obertan
26 Mathieu Debuchy
39 Mehdi Abeid
51 Yven Moyo

And just in case yih wonderin'---here are the  eleven nationalities of senior players on wor books.
1 England 19 players
2 France 9
3=Argentina 2
3=Holland 2
3=Australia 2
6=Italy 1
6= Senegal 1
6=Burundi 1
6=Slovenia 1
6=Northern Ireland 1
6=Spain 1

Wot!--that's NE Scottish players except for Steve Logan who iz English and waz born in Carlisle, but we believe he haz the option to play for Scotland instead ?
NE Welsh or Republic of Ireland players eetha?



Watch this space az usual for aall the latest news, second hand, forst!

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