Found November 04, 2012 on
Yohan Cabaye has suggested Liverpool midfielder Joe Cole should consider a return to Lille in order to play regular first-team football.
Cole appears unlikely to be involved for Liverpool against Newcastle on Sunday and Magpies boss Alan Pardew wonders why he has never truly fulfilled his potential.
Pardew said: "Joe's a great talent and, for whatever reason, something has gone missing.
"I remember at West Ham, we played Chelsea and I turned round in my dressing room and he was in the middle of it, chatting with everyone, as if he was going to play for me!
"This was before the game. I had to chase him out. He's an infectious guy and I hope he finds his feet.
"At the top of his form, you wouldn't want him playing against you."
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Hatem Ben Arfa had another good game at Anfield on Sunday afternoon, and has been in some sparkling form this season for the Magpies, and he added another assist to his record when he brilliantly set up his French team-mate Yohan Cabaye just before half-time, and Cabaye produced a wonderful finish to put Newcastle ahead [...]
Alan Pardew is a big fan of Yohan Cabaye, even though the French International hasn’t hit top form this season, at least not yet. Yohan Cabaye – he’s the best central midfielder Pardew has coached Newcastle play at Liverpool later in the day, and Yohan Cabaye will start that game and is one of Newcastle’s [...]
A sensational goal from Luis Suarez was not enough to earn Liverpool three points as Newcastle left Anfield with a 1-1 draw.
The 25-year-old displayed stunning control to take a long ball onto his chest before rounding the goalkeeper and firing his 10th goal of the season.
That levelled an equally memorable volley from Yohan Cabaye.
Liverpool had enough chances...
Since taking over from Kenny Dalglish, Brendan Rodgers has had a mixed start to his Liverpool career. League results have been disappointing so far, and the home loss to Swansea in the Capital One Cup proved the bad transfer business the club made in recent transfer windows.
Joe Cole, Stewart Downing and Jordan Henderson joined the club for a combined fee of almost £40m. All...
Two of the best central midfielders in the Premier League will go head to head this afternoon at Anfield, when Liverpool and England captain Steven Gerrard makes his 600th appearance for his home-town club, and Newcastle’s French International Yohan Cabaye makes his 49th appearance for Newcastle, after joining from Lille in the summer of 2011. [...]