Sport Hodgson arrives at Palace

16:22  13 september  2017
16:22  13 september  2017 Source:   Sky Sports

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Roy Hodgson posed for pictures from the front seat of his car after arriving at Crystal Palace 's training ground to complete formalities ahead of his appointment as the club's new manager. The former England boss, 70, has replaced failed summer appointment, Ronald de Boer

Former England boss Roy Hodgson has taken over as Crystal Palace after the sacking of Frank de Boer.

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New Crystal Palace boss Roy Hodgson arrived for training on Wednesday morning for his first day in charge.

The former England head coach has succeeded Frank de Boer, sacked by the Eagles on Monday after 77 days at the helm, and will have Ray Lewington as his assistant.

Hodgson will take his first training session on Wednesday afternoon and will have the first chance to meet his new players.

The 70-year-old has signed a two-year deal and has the task of reigniting Palace's poor Premier League start after suffering four defeats in their opening four games, all without scoring a goal.

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New Crystal Palace boss Roy Hodgson arrived for training on Wednesday morning for his first day in charge. The former England head coach has succeeded Frank de Boer, sacked by the Eagles on Monday after 77 days at the helm, and will have Ray Lewington as his assistant.

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It is Hodgson's first job since stepping down as England boss after they were knocked out of Euro 2016 by Iceland.

He said on Tuesday: "I am very excited to be back in club football and it is a long while since I have enjoyed the day-to-day sessions of training.

"It is very rewarding to find myself here now, in different times, as the Palace manager at a club that I have always loved and admired with a huge potential.

"We are the club of south London, with an enormously large fan base. The ambitions here are realistic and there is an enormous potential for growth and I hope we can achieve our goals."

'Hodgson has necessary experience' .
Former Palace manager Alan Pardew believes Roy Hodgson has the necessary experience to steer the club away from trouble. The former England manager was officially appointed as Crystal Palace boss on Tuesday evening to succeed Frank de Boer, who was sacked after managing just four Premier League matches.Speaking on The Debate, Pardew believes Hodgson has a strong enough understanding of the club's DNA to steer them away from relegation."For Roy to go back to his hometown club is good for Roy," he said."He knows the history and DNA of Crystal Palace, he'll bring a regimented structure to the group.

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