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.
|At the moment, we still consider him to be our best option in that position,
Hodgson said. It depends what your options are, doesn't it? Had we had other options, maybe we might have considered those.
I don't quite know what I can do about it until such time as we play a game without Wilf and win,
Hodgson said after the game.
It's difficult for Benteke and it's difficult for me and the team because we want to see him scoring goals,
Hodgson said post-match.
I thought Alexander was very good,
Hodgson said of the 22-year-old. He worked very hard, got his goal, and his physical statistics were off the charts. He has been making steady improvements in the time he has been with us. He got an injury but he works very hard at his game. We ar...