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Ba tries to rally Newcastle troops

May 7, 2013
By ESPN staff
Chelsea striker Demba Ba has revealed that he visited his former Newcastle United team-mates at their hotel on Friday night to give them a motivational pep talk.

Newcastle have slowly slid towards the relegation zone ever since Ba left the club for Chelsea in a £7 million deal in January. And the Magpies will drop into the bottom three if Wigan beat Swansea in their game in hand on Tuesday night.

Ba decided to call in on his former colleagues before Chelsea set off for Manchester ...

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