Pardew rates new Black Cats boss Gus Poyet.
â€œHeâ€™s a good manager and I know he likes to play a passing game,â€™â€™ he said.
But the Toon boss warned Poyet: â€œI like the feel of our team â€“ itâ€™s got goals in it. If I was a centre-half, Hatem Ben Arfa would scare the life out of me. We looked at him in training in that central role and he scared the life out of our reserves.
â€œNow itâ€™s down to him to do it at Premier League level. Whether we use him in that role in this game is something Iâ€™ll think about.â€™â€™
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