- 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
|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.
He's had a ball at his feet for a while,
Hodgson said. He's been training on his own with the rehabilitation people and the physios.