Fit-again Toon ace is ready to prove his worth

Published Add your comment

Football News
Newcastle United forward Hatem Ben Arfa is gearing up for pre-season after a sorry first year at St James's Park.

The Frenchman enjoyed a fruitful start to his Newcastle career before suffering a double leg break against Manchester City after Nigel De Jong's late challenge in October.

But with a full pre-season ahead of him, Ben Arfa is keen to hit the ground running.

The player's English-based adviser Simon Stainrod said: “Hatem has been signed off the sick list and has been for a couple of weeks.

"He's doing fine - he's on holiday at the moment but he's absolutely desperate to get back in amongst things.

"He'll be back at Newcastle for the start of pre-season and while nothing is ever certain with anyone, he'll really benefit from a full pre-season."

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE:

Hatem Ben Arfa
Premier League
Newcastle United

Article Comments

Read more

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author


This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again