Newcastle ace Ben Arfa happy with Arsenal start

Newcastle United ace Hatem Ben Arfa hopes to build on his performance in defeat to Arsenal. Ben Arfa impressed during the narrow loss.

Newcastle United ace Hatem Ben Arfa hopes to build on his performance in defeat to Arsenal.

Ben Arfa impressed during the narrow loss.

He said: "I was very happy to start and I am very happy to be on the pitch.

"I hope to do much more for the team when I am on the pitch. I am doing everything I can.

"I want to start games - every player wants that. Now I start it is good, I hope I keep going to play more and more for the team between now and the end of the season."

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