- Mon Feb 19 6:12 PM
Eliaquim Mangala was hurt in Everton's win over Crystal Palace. Everton could be without on-loan Manchester City defender Eliaquim Mangala for the rest of the season. Mangala had to come off before half-time in the 3-1 home win over Crystal Palace, and manager Sam Allardyce said he would be a "lo...
- Fri Feb 16 4:38 PM
The Brazilian has been out of action for the Premier League leaders since suffering a serious knee injury against Crystal Palace
|No because that would be being wise after the event,
Hodgson said after the game. If I had started him and he'd broken down in the 15th or 20th minute because he's only done one-and-a-half training sessions and wasn't able to play for the rest of the season, then you'd have a very differe...
There were a lot of players who didn't give me the sort of commitment and desire, if you like, to win the ball and run around,
Hodgson said. It would be unfair to put it totally on him.
It was an opportunity that came his way quicker perhaps than anyone certainly would have expected but we believed in him,
He was able to join in with the team for the first time,
said a relieved Hodgson.