I'm going to give the waistcoatwanker some credit. Fair play for allowing England to play differently in the first half last night. That said, it wouldn't surprise me if he had a speech prepared about how he should be praised for trying despite it failing.
If we look at the two recent games...
I thought it was relatively common knowledge that there was a little groovy gang of 'trusted' senior players that advised the waistcoatwanker who to call up, thereby looking out for each other. I'm not saying that would explain how Henderson and Maguire keeping getting called up mind.
Beaky will have him at Palace in a heartbeat. When flirting with another yank (whose money he'll be after) it'll be all 'we're the oldest club in world football and we attract former England managers, now give me some ringfenced money please'.
He may have removed some old cliques but they...
Waistcoatwanker is coming to the end of his reign.
Hodgson is around to no longer than the end of the season.
Waistcoatwanker plays turgid football.
Waistcoatwanker does not like change.
Beaky likes a perceived 'box office' story.
Beaky likes cautious managers.