Barca deny Ben Arfa meeting

Barcelona have denied reports from France that say Hatem Ben Arfa is travelling to Catalonia to meet with the club.

La Blaugrana have been linked to the Nice midfielder and L’Equipe claimed Ben Arfa left France on Monday morning on a flight bound for Barcelona.

It was suggested that he was to meet with club officials but Mundo Deportivo reports sources at the club have denied that is the case.

Ben Arfa will this summer be available on a free transfer and L’Equipe claim he and representatives from Barca met on May 1.

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