Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson warns Christian Benteke he could be dropped for winger Bakary Sako: 'We can't afford to carry anyone'
Roy Hodgson has warned the goalless Christian Benteke he is willing to use Bakary Sako as a striker and that Crystal Palace 'cannot afford to carry anyone'.
The club-record £27million signing is yet to score in 12 appearances this season, and despite being their only senior recognised striker, is under growing pressure after Sako came off the bench against Watford to score.
Hodgson had begun to convert Sako from a winger while Benteke was injured, and on Tuesday he scored a poacher's goal when being the first to react to rebounds from Heurelho Gomes' saves.
Despite Hodgson's team having a... read more
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