London Evening Standard
- Thu Oct 5 1:26 PM
Wilfried Zaha returned to training with Crystal Palace today as he eyes a swift comeback to Roy Hodgson's side.
- Thu Oct 5 12:01 PM
The talented winger - widely recognised as the Eagles' most formidable player - has been sidelined since the opening day of the season, but is now back in full training.
|If he recovered in a week or two it would be a fantastic effort, but it's more realistic we'd have to wait a month for him,
Hodgson told a press conference: If he recovered in a week or two it would be a fantastic effort, but it's more realistic we'd have to wait a month for him.
We are short on numbers, there's no question of that,
said Palace boss Hodgson. So we have to hope the young lads we've got in [during the January transfer window] can step up to the plate a little bit quicker than expected, or one or two of our talented Under-23 boys can step forward and...
Benteke will be bitterly disappointed he didn't take those chances,