Toon See The Cup As The Perfect Tonic For Success!

Last updated : 07 January 2009 By Footy Mad - Editor
The French defender has proved to be a big hit with Newcastle United fans this season with a string of impressive displays and he wants cup glory.

Bassong: "It's in our hands.

"We're still in the competition and we have to happy with the draw (Millwall or Crewe).

"Now Hull will have to come to Newcastle and we will make it very hard for them to get into the next round.

"The FA Cup is world-famous. When I was a child in France, I always watched the final. No matter what country you are from, you can watch this competition all around the world, and everybody talks about it.

"It's very exciting and for me it is a dream come true to play in it.

"It will be good to keep that dream going against Hull.

"We are already looking forward as the FA Cup is important for us this season."

Newcastle have cut ticket prices for next Wednesday's FA Cup third round replay against Hull

Entry will cost £20 (adults), £15 (senior citizens) and £5 (children).