PUELPersonal Use and Evaluation License (Sun Microsystems VirtualBox)
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Puel said: "It is down to me to make these players want to stay by the fact we are playing good football.
Puel was appointed as Craig Shakespeare's successor at Leicester this week, and he is believed to be keen to rekindle his relationship with Ben Arfa.
| Claude Puel With a Europa League final on the horizon, Jose Mourinho could shuffle his pack from the side who suffered a 2-1 defeat at Tottenham on Sunday.
The 27-year-old has been sidelined with a shoulder injury since December, but Puel says he's in his plans ahead this weekend's game.
Puel, who will be without four first-team players this weekend, said: "With all these games every three days it's important to recover and change the team and keep all the time the energy.
Puel will be without four first-team players this weekend as both full-backs, Cedric and Ryan Bertrand, are out with ankle and hamstring injuries respectively, along with Jeremy Pied and Sofiane Boufal, who are nursing knee problems.
Puel is already on slightly thin ice having guided Les Gones to a disappointing third place in Ligue 1 last season, but he has boldly reinvented the club with different sytems for different occasions, and there is an opportunity for fringe players like Kim Kallstrom and Miralem Pjanic to stake claims and they were hugely impressive qualifiers against Anderlecht.
Recent pointers seemed to suggest fans' favourite Vardy could be heading for the exit, but Puel says he is looking to prolong the striker's Foxes career not finish it.
He is a very good player for us," Puel told Sky Sports News.
Reported Manchester United target Harry Maguire should stay at Leicester City to continue his development, Claude Puel has said.
His superb volley in the 4-1 win at West Brom last weekend was Vardy's 16th goal of the season but Puel insists there is more to the 31-yearold's game than just putting the ball in the net.