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Pardew: No rift with Demba Ba

September 19, 2012
By ESPN staff
Talk of a rift between Alan Pardew and striker Demba Ba is wide of the mark, according to the Newcastle boss.

•  Agent: Ba could be forced to move

Ba registered his unhappiness at being named on the substitutes' bench against Everton on Monday night, after he had helped Newcastle claim a point with two goals in the second half, saying there were things he "wasn't happy with".

His agent, Alex Gontran, then went one step further and said Ba would consider ...

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