Previous
United States
Honduras
1:30 AM GMT Jul 8, 2015
Game Details
Panama
Haiti
11:00 PM GMT
Game Details
FC Levadia Tallinn
Crusaders
1
1
FT
Leg 2Aggregate: 1 - 1Crusaders wins on Away Goals
Game Details
T.N.S.
B36 Torshavn
4
1
FT
Leg 2Aggregate: 6 - 2
Game Details
FC Santa Coloma
Lincoln Red Imps
1
2
FT
Leg 2Aggregate: 1 - 2
Game Details
SS Folgore Falciano
Pyunik
1
2
FT
Leg 2Aggregate: 2 - 4
Game Details
Shamrock
Progres Niederkorn
3
0
FT
Leg 2Aggregate: 3 - 0
Game Details
Next

Pep turned down as Brazil manager - Alves

Brazil
Read

Ben Arfa steps up return bid

Hatem Ben Arfa has stepped up his training programme but Newcastle manager Alan Pardew has moved to rein in expectation by insisting the winger is a month away from a return.

Ben Arfa has been sidelined since suffering a sickening leg injury against Manchester City in October.

His progress following surgery has gone some way to dispelling fears he would not play again this season and there have even been reports claiming he could be in contention for a first-team recall by the middle of March.

It would appear highly unlikely the former Marseille man will feature before April but the club are delighted with his progress.

"He is running but he is a good month away," Pardew said.

Pardew feels there is a possibility the former Marseille man could be fit to face Wolves on April 2.

"He's got every chance of playing," Pardew said. "The Stoke game [on 19 March] is probably too soon."

Comments

Use a Facebook account to add a comment, subject to Facebook's Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your Facebook name, photo & other personal information you make public on Facebook will appear with your comment, and may be used on ESPN's media platforms. Learn more.