Monaco ponder bid for Newcastle midfielder Ben Arfa

AS Monaco are chasing Newcastle United midfielder Hatem Ben Arfa.

AS Monaco are chasing Newcastle United midfielder Hatem Ben Arfa.

The People says Ben Arfa is on super-rich Monaco’s hit-list, with a £10million move to take the Frenchman ‘home’ in the pipeline.

Liverpool had Ben Arfa in mind for a swap with Andy Carroll, but his campaign was so patchy that they have gone cool on the idea.

The Toon have been discussing a new contract with Ben Arfa, but the chance of a lucrative, tax-free, switch to the south of France may be hard to ignore.

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