Newcastle boss Pardew: Cabaye in Carrick class
Pardew is delighted they managed to keep hold of Cabaye this season.
"He's just got such great quality. He's as good a midfield player as I've worked with and when you consider I've had Michael Carrick amongst many, I'd put him in that level.
"He's a player ingrained in the French side and will be a big part of the French team that goes to the World Cup, if they qualify."
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