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Ben Arfa: I could have lost my leg

April 5, 2011
By ESPNsoccernet staff
Newcastle midfielder Hatem Ben Arfa has said he could have lost his leg after the tackle by Nigel De Jong that left him needing emergency surgery.

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Ben Arfa broke his leg in the tackle from the Dutchman on October 3 at Eastlands and has been out of action ever since. The French international had only played four games for Newcastle before the injury, but now admits that his entire career was on ...

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