Arfield said: "I just look on it as flattering. It's complimentary.
"It doesn't affect me but it affects my ma - she's up to high-doh. She's running about thinking I'm away. She doesn't know it's all just speculation.
"I'm very privileged to be part of the club and if I'm there for another year or whatever I'll be happy.
"When the Falkirk gaffer announced there were clubs in for me I was surprised because I'd not heard about it.
"I've been getting some stick off the lads. Chris Mitchell has beeen calling me Billy Big Time but it's all just banter.
"You always look at England and aspire to going there one day. But if 5pm comes and I'm still a Falkirk player, then I won't be disappointed."