Friday, 12 September 2014

Player Profile (HORSES FOR COURSES): BEN AFRA


Hatem Ben Arfa

POSITION: WINGER/ATTACKING MIDFIELDER/WIDE FORWARD/PLAYMAKER

CURRENT CLUB: HULL CITY (ON LOAN)

FORMER CLUBS: MARSEILLE & NEWCASLE UNITED (PARENT CLUB)

CURRENT FPL PRICE: £5.8 million

The technically gifted Frenchman was a surprise capture from Steve Bruce on transfer deadline day.  His loan move from Newcastle United appears to be really astute business by Hull City and the move could also be a beneficial one for FPL managers this season.

Here are games in which the tricky, skilful dribbler has scored in from over the past few seasons:-

PREMIER LEAGUE GOALS

2013/14

VS ASTON VILLA (1-2) - 1
VS FULHAM (1-0) - 1

2012/13

VS QPR (1-2) - 1
VS FULHAM (1-0) - 1
VS ASTON VILLA (1-1) - 1
VS SPURS (2-1) -  1

2011/12

VS BOLTON WANDERERS (2-0 & 0-2) - 2
VS WEST BROM (1-3) - 1
VS ARSENAL (2-1) - 1
VS FULHAM (5-2) - 1

PLEASE NOTE THAT BEN AFRA IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR GAMEWEEK 5 DUE TO THE FACT HE CANNOT PLAY AGAINST HIS CURRENT PARENT CLUB AS HE IS ON LOAN FROM THERE.

@ZONERISM