• I tried to convince Sissoko to join Arsenal – Giroud

    I tried to convince Sissoko to join Arsenal – Giroud

    Olivier Giroud has revealed he tried to convince France team-mate Moussa Sissoko to join Arsenal before he eventually moved to their north London rivals Tottenham.

    Sissoko signed for Tottenham on transfer deadline day in a deal worth a reported £30m, having initially appeared set for a switch to fellow Premier League outfit Everton from Newcastle United.

    The 27-year-old had previously expressed a desire to seal a move to Arsenal in the past and Giroud has since confirmed he spoke with the midfielder […]

  • Revealed: How much new Spurs star Sissoko wanted to join Arsenal

    Revealed: How much new Spurs star Sissoko wanted to join Arsenal

    Tottenham Hotspur have completed the transfer of Newcastle’s Moussa Sissoko for a fee believed to be £30million.

    Mauricio Pochettino’s side hijacked Everton’s move for the France international and the 27-year-old tweeted confirmation that he was on his way to White Hart Lane.

    He put in some quality performances at Euro 2016 as France reached the final and he will hope to take that form into life as a Tottenham player.

    While Spurs fans are likely to be pretty happy with their summer business, […]

  • Sissoko: I’m waiting for Real Madrid to sign me

    Sissoko: I’m waiting for Real Madrid to sign me

    The France international has asked for leniency from Newcastle supporters and remains hopeful we will secure a move to Los Blancos this summer.

    Newcastle United star Moussa Sissoko has set his heart on a transfer to Real Madrid and insists he is waiting for the Champions League winners to make their move.

    The 26-year-old, who impressed for France in their run to the final of Euro 2016, has been linked with a move away from St James’ Park since Newcastle were relegated […]

  • Sissoko: Real Madrid move would be a dream

    Sissoko: Real Madrid move would be a dream

    The France international has been heavily linked with a move to the Santiago Bernabeu, and would jump at the chance to make such a move, though he knows nothing is certain.

    Moussa Sissoko says moving to Real Madrid would complete a childhood dream.

    The Newcastle United midfielder has been heavily linked with a potential move to the Santiago Bernabeu after impressing for France at Euro 2016, where Les Bleus reached the final, only to lose to Portugal.

    Newcastle were relegated from the Premier […]