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NUFC bring french flair to classroom

French Newcastle United players Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa and Mathieu Debuchy are swapping the pitch for the classroom today to give a french lesson at the Newcastle School for Boys.

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Newcastle United players give French lessons in schools

Newcastle United has a reputation for welcoming French football players. Today, two of them will be hoping to repay the favour.

Defenders Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa and Mathieu Debuchy are giving a French language lesson at the Newcastle School for Boys.

Last season, fans embraced red, white and blue along with black and white - even the famous Strawberry pub was renamed La Fraise Credit: Steve Drew/EMPICS Sport

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