Tag: hodgson

Fulham: a journey to Europe

When Roy Hodgson took charge as manager of Fulham in December 2007, the outlook for the Cottagers was bleak. The west London side languished in 18th, two points from safety, having only managed…

Are Crystal Palace destined for relegation?

THROUGHOUT THE ENTIRETY OF PREMIER LEAGUE HISTORY, spanning across 25 seasons, the current Crystal Palace side has made the worst ever start to a league campaign in England’s top flight. The Eagles…

Roy Hodgson: the Internazionale diaries

Twenty years before picking Ryan Bertrand, Jordan Henderson and Adam Lallana in the same line-up, Roy Hodgson had the option to field a team containing Gianluca Pagliuca, Giuseppe Bergomi, Javier Zanetti, Nicola Berti,…

The striking similarities between Arsenal and England

If I were to argue that England were the Arsenal of international football, who would I be insulting? On face value it’s Arsenal right? Some may say England. The answer is neither,…