RotoWire Partners

Hatem Ben Arfa

29-Year-Old Midfielder     Paris Saint-Germain  Ligue 1


Birthdate:  March 7, 1987    Birthplace:  Clamart, France    Nationality:  France    Height:  5' 11"    Weight:  150 lbs    Show ContractHide Contract


Hatem Ben Arfa Contract Information:

Signed a one-year contract with Nice in January of 2015. Signed a two-year contract with Paris Saint-Germain in July of 2016 after transferring from Nice.

July 1, 2016    Hatem Ben Arfa News

▼ More

RotoWire Fantasy Analysis

+ Add To Watchlist

Ben Arfa signed a two-year contract with Paris Saint-Germain on Friday after transferring from Nice.

After flopping in the Premier League, Ben Arfa bounced back last season by scoring 17 goals and assisting on six others for Nice, showing PSG enough to warrant bringing him on. PSG will have a huge hole to fill with the departure of Zlatan Ibrahimovic, and while Ben Arfa doesn't play as a striker, he'll surely be used to move the ball up field.

Hatem Ben Arfa – Season Projections
Click stat headings to sort columns.
  Most Popular Fantasy Soccer Stats Additional Stats
Season League Team Mins Goals Assists Shots SOT Pass Com. Acc. Cross Crosses Tckls Won Fouls Won
2016 Proj. Ligue 1 Paris Saint-Germain 2265 6 4 44 15 1552 392 32 61 42
Hatem Ben Arfa – Stats
Click stat headings to sort columns.
Season League Team Appear. Starts Min Goals Assists Shots SOG Cross Fl Drn Fl Com Tackles Int Blocks CS YC RC
No projections available for this player.

2015 Game Log   Hatem Ben Arfa

There is no game log available for this player.

Want to view our full soccer game logs?

The stats you see in the table above are just a small sample of our complete game logs.

Unlock Game Logs Now

Recent RotoWire Articles Featuring Hatem Ben Arfa

<a href='/soccer/showArticle.htm?id=21719'>Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Gameweek 10</a>

Fantasy Premier League Rankings: Gameweek 10

Alexis Sanchez is the only unanimous top pick in this week's new composite rankings.

Hatem Ben Arfa: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

May 18, 2016

RotoWire Fantasy Analysis

Ben Arfa enjoyed a stellar season for Nice, finishing with 17 goals and six assists while making 33 league starts.

The 29-year-old languished in five seasons in England, never scoring more than five times in any one campaign, but he thrived in his return to France and ascended to sixth in the race for the Golden Boot. Ben Arfa's contract is up at the end of June and has drawn the ire of some major clubs from around Europe, making it increasingly unlikely that he suits up for Nice again next season.

January 5, 2015

RotoWire Fantasy Analysis

Ben Arfa officially signed with Nice on Monday. ESPN FC reports the deal is an 18-month contract.

Ben Arfa was released from his Newcastle contract last week after his loan to Hull City ended prematurely. He now returns to Ligue 1 four-and-a-half years after leaving Marseille for the Prem, and he is surely expected to get more playing time back in France that he was getting in England.

January 4, 2015

RotoWire Fantasy Analysis

Ben Arfa and Newcastle have agreed to end his contract, paving the way for him to join Ligue 1 side Nice, the BBC reports.

Ben Arfa will undergo a medical Monday to finalize his deal. Newcastle loaned him to Hull City for the first part of this season, but he failed to get much playing time and they canceled his loan deal before it even expired. Now heading to Ligue 1, his days in the Premier League are likely over for good.

December 19, 2014

RotoWire Fantasy Analysis

Ben Arfa has been informed he has played his last match for Hull City, reports BBC Sport.

Ben Arfa has also been informed he will not be welcomed back to his parent club, Newcastle. His future status in the Premier League is up in the air after what looked to be a promising move to Hull City to get some more playing time.

December 17, 2014

RotoWire Fantasy Analysis

Newcastle manager Alan Pardew said that Ben Arfa will not return to Newcastle when his loan at Hull City is completed, according to the Daily Mail.

Pardew does not want the midfielder to disrupt the team spirit, which throws Ben Arfa's future into question. Ben Arfa's contract with Newcastle expires at the end of the season, and may be forced to train alone if he is unable to secure a loan agreement for the second half of the season.

November 10, 2014

RotoWire Fantasy Analysis

Ben Arfa was left out of Hull City's Starting XI during Saturday's 1-0 loss to Burnely. He made an appearance as a substitute in the 59th minute but was unable to attempt a shot in his 31 minutes of playing time.

Ben Arfa had been in the Starting XI the previous three matches, giving hope to his fantasy chances. However, disappointing performances in those matches saw just one shot attempt and four chances created as the likely cause for his return to a reserve role. Until he can prove himself on the pitch, he should remain off your fantasy radar.

November 2, 2014

RotoWire Fantasy Analysis

Ben Arfa was in Hull City's Starting XI for a second consecutive match Saturday against Southampton. He was responsible for the Tigers' only attempt on target during the 0-1 defeat.

Ben Arfa was limited to a reserve role to start the season as he needed to gain match fitness. He has now been in the Starting XI for the past three matches, but has been limited to just one shot attempt. He will have a good match up in the club's next fixture against Burnley, but he will need to show more on the attack if he can be relied upon as a fantasy option.