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Hatem Ben Arfa was watched by Didier Deschamps on Sunday afternoon ahead of naming his squad v England and Germany.
Deschamps said that he won’t hold a grudge from the days of his big falling out with Hatem Ben Arfa at Marseille.
Hatem Ben Arfa: “Messi has his qualities, I have mine. He has the Ballon d’Or, I have nothing at all.”
Hatem Ben Arfa has taken legal action to claim £3m from FIFA in an action for ‘loss of wage’ and ‘loss of career’.
Hatem Ben Arfa will be playing his football in France after all next season, with Nice confirming a deal will still go ahead despite problems in January.
Staying in Europe Hatem wants to be available for talks with any prospective clubs and to start afresh, preferably in France.
Hatem Ben Arfa has rubbished his lawyer’s claims and hinted that a move to the MLS could maybe be on the cards, or alternatively, even the North Pole…
Could a March start in the MLS save Hatem Ben Arfa from thoughts of ‘retirement’ now he’s walked away from Nice.
FIFA give final Hatem Ben Arfa Ruling.
Nice have released an official statement on Hatem Ben Arfa via the club website, stating that the English FA have given unequivocal backing.
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