Could Hatem Ben Arfa be on his was back to the Premier League?

Here are the NINE European free agents Burnley could sign in the summer to bolster their Premier League squad

Thoughts will already be on preparations for next year's Premier League campaign with Champions League stars from Atletico Madrid, Porto and Lyon available.

Sean Dyche will likely dip into the transfer market this summer to make sure they retain their hard-fought Premier League status and some of these players, due to be free agents in the summer, could attract his attention.

Why always him? The controversial former Manchester City and Liverpool striker's contract is up in the summer after scoring eight goals in 12 Ligue 1 matches this season.

5. Mario Balotelli | FW | Marseille

Why always him? The controversial former Manchester City and Liverpool striker's contract is up in the summer after scoring eight goals in 12 Ligue 1 matches this season.
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The ex-Manchester United right back has three Premier League winners medals to his name and has reached the Champions League final twice, Dyche could do worse.

6. Rafael | DF | Lyon

The ex-Manchester United right back has three Premier League winners medals to his name and has reached the Champions League final twice, Dyche could do worse.
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Dzagoev has been at CSKA Moscow since 2008 amassing 52 goals in 237 appearances and has also netted nine times in 59 caps form his native Russia.

7. lan Dzagoev | MF | CSKA Moscow

Dzagoev has been at CSKA Moscow since 2008 amassing 52 goals in 237 appearances and has also netted nine times in 59 caps form his native Russia.
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Ben Arfa inspired Rennes to a historic French Cup victory over Neymar's Paris Saint-Germain this season and used to play for Newcastle - could a return be on the cards?

8. Hatem Ben Arfa | MF | Rennes

Ben Arfa inspired Rennes to a historic French Cup victory over Neymar's Paris Saint-Germain this season and used to play for Newcastle - could a return be on the cards?
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