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Foxes boss ready to offer maverick playmaker fresh Premier League chance in January after he was frozen out in Paris and sent to train with the reserves

CLAUDE PUEL is ready to offer Hatem Ben Arfa the chance to revive his career by joining Leicester.

Ben Arfa is currently outy in the wilderness at Paris Saint-Germain after he was dumped into the reserves at the start of the season.

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Hatem Ben Arfa has been frozen out at Paris Saint-Germain

The former Newcastle and Hull star has been exiled at PSG following the arrival of Neymar and Kylian Mbappe in the summer.

But Leicester boss Puel has remained a huge fan of the maverick midfielder ever since he worked with him during his time in charge of Nice.


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And according to the Mail, the Foxes manager wants to sign the playmaker on loan when the transfer window opens in January.

Ben Arfa is understood to be open to the idea of a temporary move away from Paris after being left fuming at the way he was dumped by the French giants.

Leicester boss Claude Puel has been a long-standing fan of Hatem Ben Arfa

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Leicester boss Claude Puel has been a long-standing fan of Hatem Ben Arfa

Ben Arfa has been frozen out at PSG and is expected to leave in January

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Ben Arfa has been frozen out at PSG and is expected to leave in January

And the opportunity to work closely with Puel would also see him link back up with the boss…



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