santon


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santon

(ˈsæntɒn)
n
1. (Ecclesiastical Terms) a French figurine depicting Christ's birth
2. (Islam) a Muslim monk or hermit, according to Europeans
3. (Islam) the chapel or shrine of a Muslim monk or hermit, according to Europeans
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FORMER Newcastle United leftback Davide Santon has been linked with a return to St James' Park next season.
FORMER Sunderland target Davide Santon has been offered a move to Napoli, writes STEVE BROWN.
The 23-year-old joins Nampalys Mendy, RonRobert Zieler and Luis Hernandez as boss Claudio Ranieri looks to build on his side's stunning title triumph last season | | | Sunderland have pulled out of a deal to sign former Newcastle defender Davide Santon from Inter Milan.
ANTONIO CONTE has called up Davide Santon to face England in Turin - just two months after he returned to Italy.
So they included a bit about Provence's fabrics, which they used in the gift boxes, and about the tradition of carving little saints called santon.
Meanwhile, the Magpies boss has rubbished rumours of goalkeeper Tim Krul and defender Davide Santon leaving the club.
NEWCASTLE'S Italian defender Davide Santon knows a thing or two about the chosen one - and he might surprise you.
They were indebted to keeper Rob Elliot, playing just his second game for the club, for two early saves, and he got down well 20 minutes from time to keep out dangerman Sami's skidding strike, but he also needed the help of the bar when full-back Davide Santon headed Valentin Roberge's late header against it.
But having gone into the game with only two members of what would be considered his strongest starting line-up - Steven Taylor and Santon - Alan Pardew will have been the happier manager with a point and key men rested ahead of Sunday's Premier League clash with Norwich.
NEWCASTLE full-back Davide Santon has promised there is more to come from him as he attempts to make his way in the Premier League.