Timmy’s found some more praise for Roy Hodgson over at Football365:


The success story of the season? The Manager of the Year Award for Roy Hodgson? Exploits of Fulham’s kind don’t make for great headlines or tabloid recognition but what they have achieved this season in maintaining their mid-table competitiveness at the same time as securing a date with Juventus in the Europa Cup with a medium-sized squad is outstanding. To put their draw at Sunderland, made just three days after their encounter against Shakhtar Donetsk in the Ukraine, into some context, it was their 44th game of the campaign whereas the home side have played just 32.