58 Facts About Roy Hodgson

1. Crystal Palace boss Roy Hodgson says he is using the break to reassess his fringe players.

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2. Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson has dismissed reports linking full-back Aaron Wan-Bissaka with a move to Premier League champions Manchester City.

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3. Roy Hodgson believes the gap between the Premier League's top clubs and the likes of Crystal Palace 'isn't so great'.

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4. Crystal Palace boss Roy Hodgson has told Sky Sports that he isn't losing any sleep over rumours linking right back Aaron Wan-Bissaka with a move away in2019.

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5. Roy Hodgson will welcome some of the players he worked with closely as national boss when Spurs head to.

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6. Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson was always confident Tottenham's young England lions Harry Kane, Dele Alli and Eric Dier could develop into key men for both club and country.

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7. Roy Hodgson says Crystal Palace have "no intention" of selling Aaron Wan-Bissaka amid reports of interest from Manchester City.

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8. Roy Hodgson feels Crystal Palace have been unlucky in many games so far this season but is proud of the "courage" his team has shown.

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9. Roy Hodgson says Crystal Palace have shown 'courage to play' despite poor results.

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10. Roy Hodgson worked with Welbeck during his time as England boss and the 27-year-old's lack of regular football has prompted fresh talk of a move away from the Emirates.

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11. Crystal Palace boss Roy Hodgson says forward Wilfried Zaha is available for Sunday's trip to Chelsea.

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12. Roy Hodgson has spoken ahead of Crystal Palace's home game against Tottenham Hotspur this Saturday in his weekly press conference, discussing the front line available among his Eagles side.

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13. Roy Hodgson answered questions from the broadcast media about team news, preparation for Saturday and his view on the opponent.

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14. Roy Hodgson delivered his pre-match press conference ahead of Saturday's 17.30 kick-off against Tottenham Hotspur today at 14.00.

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15. Roy Hodgson is confident Crystal Palace's frontline will soon be firing on all cylinders again as they prepare to tackle Tottenham.

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16. Crystal Palace boss Roy Hodgson has faith in his strikers.

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17. On 12 September 2017, Roy Hodgson was appointed manager of his boyhood club Crystal Palace, signing a two-year contract with the South-London club.

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18. Roy Hodgson said after the match that reaching the 2014 World Cup was his proudest moment in football.

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19. Roy Hodgson said about the decision that "When it came to bringing another player in, I wasn't going to bring in a player of Rio's age, class, background and experience to be a cover player.

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20. On 29 April 2012, it was reported that Roy Hodgson was approached by the FA for the vacant England manager job.

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21. Roy Hodgson received the award after a poll of coaches, including managers from the top four leagues in England.

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22. In May 2010, Roy Hodgson was voted the 2010 LMA Manager of the Year by a record margin.

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23. Roy Hodgson initially endured a run of very poor results with the club, including being knocked out of the FA Cup on penalties after two draws against League One side Bristol Rovers.

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24. Roy Hodgson resigned in December 2005 to become manager of the Finland national football team.

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25. In July 2004, Roy Hodgson moved to Norwegian club Viking, replacing manager Bjarne Berntsen, who resigned to become manager of the Norway women's national football team.

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26. Roy Hodgson took over as manager of the United Arab Emirates in April 2002, managing the senior and Olympic sides.

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27. Roy Hodgson moved to Denmark in July 2000 and became manager of FC.

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28. Roy Hodgson was shortlisted to become the next manager, but the role went instead to Otto Baric.

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29. In the 1997 close season, Roy Hodgson was tempted by Jack Walker to become manager of Blackburn Rovers.

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30. In the same 2009 interview, Roy Hodgson recalled how club president Massimo Moratti tried to talk him out of leaving: "I could have stayed.

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31. In an interview in 2009, Roy Hodgson recalled his time at Inter: "We lacked stars, apart from Paul Ince.

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32. Roy Hodgson took the Schweizer Nati to the 1994 World Cup, losing only one game during qualification, from a group that included Italy and the more fancied Portugal and Scotland.

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33. Roy Hodgson started his managerial career in 1976 at Allsvenskan side Halmstads BK, having been recommended by then-Malmo FF manager Bob Houghton.

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34. Roy Hodgson has managed sixteen different teams in eight countries, beginning in Sweden with Halmstads BK in the 1976 season.

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35. Roy Hodgson delighted with Palace character after rescuing point against Arsenal.

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36. Roy Hodgson offered his condolences to Leicester City after the helicopter crash outside the King Power and wished Glenn Hoddle a speedy recovery after being taken ill on Saturday.

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37. Roy Hodgson pays tribute to Hoddle and offers condolences to Leicester City.

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38. Roy Hodgson said Ross Barkley is on the right road towards fulfilling his potential at Chelsea as the Crystal Palace manager prepared for Sunday's reunion with a player to whom he handed a first England cap five years ago.

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39. Roy Hodgson says Ross Barkley is fulfilling his potential at Chelsea.

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40. Roy Hodgson was made a Knight, First Class, of the Order of the Lion of Finland in September 2012.

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41. Roy Hodgson is known to be a fan of the authors Sebastian Faulks, John Updike, Philip Roth and Saul Bellow.

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42. Roy Hodgson is married to wife Sheila, and together they have a son, Christopher.

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43. On 12 May 2014, Roy Hodgson announced his squad for the finals, stating, "I believe the squad can win the World Cup.

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44. In the build-up to Euro 2012, Roy Hodgson added Ray Lewington, Gary Neville and goalkeeping coach Dave Watson to his coaching team.

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45. Roy Hodgson was appointed head coach of West Bromwich Albion on 11 February 2011, signing a contract until June 2012.

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46. Roy Hodgson left the club by mutual consent on the morning of 8 January 2011, with Kenny Dalglish announced as his replacement.

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47. Roy Hodgson made further signings in goalkeeper Brad Jones, defenders Danny Wilson and Paul Konchesky, midfielders Christian Poulsen and Raul Meireles, as well as re-signing full-back Fabio Aurelio, who had been released by the club earlier in the summer.

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48. On 1 July 2010, Roy Hodgson was appointed as manager of Liverpool, signing a three-year contract.

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49. In the Premier League, Roy Hodgson led Fulham to unprecedented success, guiding his side to seventh place in the Premier League, the club's highest ever finish and ensuring qualification for the new UEFA Europa League.

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50. Roy Hodgson was to begin work with Finland in June 2006 but after resigning as manager of Viking in December 2005, he began the role early, in January 2006.

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51. In January 2002, Roy Hodgson was linked to the vacant managerial role at Shakhtar Donetsk.

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52. Roy Hodgson took over as manager of the Switzerland national team from Uli Stielike on 26 January 1992.

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53. Roy Hodgson continues to be held in high regard at Malmo, where he is known as "Royson".

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54. Roy Hodgson spent five years at Halmstad, winning the league championship in 1976 and 1979.

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55. In 1974 Roy Hodgson returned to England for his final playing spell, joining Carshalton Athletic.

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56. Roy Hodgson was a moderately successful youth player with Crystal Palace, but was never able to break into the first team.

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57. Roy Hodgson served several times as a member of UEFA's technical study group at the European Championships and was a member of the FIFA technical study group at the 2006 World Cup.

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58. Roy Hodgson is an English football manager and former player, currently managing Premier League club Crystal Palace.

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