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Newcastle United: Fans relive Hatem Ben Arfa’s magical strike against Fulham from 2013

Newcastle United: Fans relive Hatem Ben Arfa’s magical strike against Fulham from 2013

Back at the dawn of the 2013/14 season, Newcastle United’s Hatem Ben Arfa logged an early contender for one of the goals of the season at St. James’ Park – cutting inside with plenty of feints before rifling a beautiful shot into the top corner.

The French winger was a polarising figure on Tyneside at times, where he would shine in moments of incomparable quality before his off-field antics and overall attitude would somewhat taint his reputation.

Despite his on-and-off relationship with the club as a whole, Ben Arfa has firmly cemented himself in the hearts of some Geordie supporters due to his dazzling displays and injection of flair.

Allan Saint-Maximin looks to be taking the mantle from Ben Arfa in terms of a player out wide that can add much-needed creativity, but the former PSG midfielder’s rocket back in 2013 has made supporters nostalgic on Twitter.

Here’s how they fondly remembered the goal:

Newcastle fans, how would Ben Arfa get on in the current Magpies team? Let us know below!

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