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Haidara feared for his career

March 21, 2013
By ESPN staff
Newcastle United defender Massadio Haidara has revealed he feared Callum McManaman's ugly tackle had ended his career and ruined his life.

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The 20-year-old Frenchman was left writhing in pain after being scythed down by McManaman's two-footed tackle in in the first half of Wigan's 2-1 victory over Newcastle. And the player and club feared for the worst, rushing the player back to Newcastle after the game to for further assessment.
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