Newcastle’s unique way of keeping Liverpool away from Hatem Ben Arfa
— George Caulkin (@CaulkinTheTimes) July 19, 2013
Hot on the heels that Liverpool have made a second enquiry for Newcastle winger Hatem Ben Arfa comes this photo from The Times’ North East football reporter, George Caulkin.
It looks like Alan Pardew has resorted to caging the France international during the Magpies’ pre-season trip to Portugal.
Expect to see Brendan Rodgers deploying similar tactics on Luis Suarez very soon!