Pardew knows that other clubs are still keen on Cabaye. PSG boss Laurent Blanc has continually spoken publicly about his admiration for the France international.
Pardew said: "The speculation about Cabaye is right.
"He's a top player and I wouldn't expect no less. It's good for his confidence." And Pardew also added about Cabaye: "He's not caused me one problem and he's worked really hard.
"His professionalism has been brilliant and our fans need to know that."
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