Ben Arfa started defeat to Arsenal on the bench.
âHatem has to get in front of Yoan Gouffran and Moussa Sissoko and that ainât going to be easy because theyâve been brilliant,â said Pardew ahead of todayâs trip to West Brom.
âBut I have no worries about him. I think Hatemâs in great shape.
âHatem is an exciting player, but at the moment he is fighting two very good players for a place in the team.â
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