Newcastle United midfielder confirms departure

Mo Sangare has said an emotional farewell at Newcastle United ahead of his summer departure.

Sunday, 22nd May 2022, 2:39 pm

Sangare – who had a loan spell at Accrington Stanley last season, and has represented Liberia at international level – has thanked the club in an Instagram post.

"First page of my football book has been written,” said 23-year-old Sangare, whose contract expires this summer. “Firstly I want to thank everyone at @nufc for making me the person I am today.

"Coming to the club age 16 and also being new in the country wasn’t east but I can say I am proud off the person I have become on and off the pitch it’s been bumpy road full with lots off ups and downs, however my time at NUFC has come to an end.

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"All the memories, friends, staffs I will never forget it’s been a pleasure. Time to go show the world what mo is about #letsgo.”

Sangare was born in Liberia, and moved to England aged 14.

Speaking to in 2019, Sangare said: “It was all new. Like, everything was new.“One thing I will say is that friends are very important – who you follow, what you do and making decisions from there. Obviously, I’ve learnt a lot from when I first came, but I wasn’t very smart. It was hard.”

Sangare has made five appearances – and scored one goal – for Liberia.

Mo Sangare, right, on loan at Accrington Stanley last season.

Newcastle’s Under-23s ended their Premier League 2 campaign with a 2-1 win over Aston Villa earlier this month.