Newcastle 3-2 Chelsea
Sissoko lifts pressure off Pardew
February 2, 2013
By Kristan Heneage, St James' Park
"I remember seeing him at Toulouse about 14-16 months ago," Pardew said of Sissoko, a £1.8 million signing in January. "There was only two players that I'd seen that I was desperate to get here. One was [Yohan] Cabaye and one was Sissoko."
For those who didn't know about him, Newcastle fans ...