Former Newcastle star Papiss Cisse pays emotional tribute to late Cheick Tiote

Former Newcastle star Papiss Cisse pays emotional tribute to late Cheick Tiote

- Cisse scored an amazing goal for Chinese club Shandong Leung in their 2-2 draw against Guizhou Zhicheng

- The Senegalese international dedicated the stunning strike to his late friend Cheick Tiote as he paid an emotional tribute to him

- Cisse and Tiote were teammates for four years at Newcastle United

Former Newcastle striker Papiss Cisse dedicated an amazing goal he scored for his club Shandong Leung as he paid an emotional tribute to his late pal Cheick Tiote.

The Senegalese international scored the opening goal for his side in their 2-2 draw over Guizhou Zhicheng in the Chinese Super League.

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While the 32-year-old was celebrating his stunning goal, he raised up his shirt to reveal a touching message to his late friend.

Former Newcastle star Papiss Cisse pays emotional tribute to late Cheick Tiote

Former Newcastle star Papiss Cisse pays emotional tribute to late Cheick Tiote.

Cisse's inner shirt read: “Love you my brother Tiote forever” as he paid tribute to his former team-mate at Newcastle.

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NAIJ.com reported that Tiote died after collapsing in a training session with Chinese club Beijing Enterprises.

The Ivorian international was laid to rest on Sunday, June 18, 2017 as his friends Papiss Cisse, Eric Bailly, Kolo Toure, Salomon Kalou and Wilfried Bony were all in attendance for his burial.

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