Putting it in the international context though, the manager had this to say;
“Cabaye is good news I think, he has a half chance for Sunday.
We have the internationals next week for France, so he’ll need to be available for Sunday to get there”.
Whether this is laying the law down or just stating common sense, judge for yourself.
Watch Alan Pardew (with ever increasing beard) deliver this update on both Yohan Cabaye and Hatem Ben Arfa
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