Nice president Jean-Pierre Rivere has suggested he is interested in bringing Hatem Ben Arfa back to the club this summer, saying he is keeping an eye on the France international's situation at Paris Saint-Germain.
Ben Arfa, 30, enjoyed a superb 2015-16 season at Nice with 17 Ligue 1 goals and six assists from 34 appearances under Claude Puel but could only manage a solitary assist in his 23 league outings with PSG last term.
"Hatem belongs to PSG," Rivere told Nice-Matin. "In my view, PSG take quite...
Mario Balotelli has signed a new one-year contract with Nice.
The former Manchester City striker, who joined the French club on a free transfer from Liverpool in August, scored 15 Ligue 1 goals in 2016-17 as Lucien Favre's side finished third -- earning them a place in qualifying for next season's Champions League.
Nice tweeted on Sunday evening: "@ogcnice_eng are delighted to confirm that Mario £Balotelli has signed a new contract with the club.''
Torino coach Sinisa Mihajlovic says his club's summer transfer plans hinge on whether Andrea Belotti is sold or not, and he is interested in the opportunity to coach Mario Balotelli again.
Belotti is being linked with a move to AC Milan, Paris Saint-Germain or Manchester United although Torino president Urbano Cairo has insisted that no offer or enquiry has yet been received for a player who has a €100 million release clause in his contract, valid only for clubs from abroad.