Newcastle United star set for Nice move

first_img Hatem Ben Arfa Newcastle United playmaker Hatem Ben Arfa has agreed a January move to Nice, according to reports in France.The Frenchman is currently on a season-long loan at Hull City, but manager Steve Bruce is said to be willing to pull the plug on that deal.Ben Arfa has failed to nail down a first-team spot at the KC Stadium, starting just five Premier League games this season.And now, according to French newspaper Nice Martin, the 27-year-old is set for a January move to Nice.The Ligue 1 club are confident they can get the best of Ben Arfa, with manager Claude Puel a huge fan of his talents.Nice are hoping that Ben Arfa can be brought in on the cheap, with reports claiming he is no longer in Newcastle boss Alan Pardew’s plans. 1last_img