Roy Hodgson will not be in the dugout for Crystal Palace’s trip to Villa Park this after reportedly being ‘taken unwell’ earlier on Saturday.
According to the Eagles Twitter account, their manager will not be present for the match, with Paddy McCarthy and Ray Lewington set to lead the team in their Premier League match against Aston Villa.
A club statement on Twitter read: ‘Unfortunately Roy Hodgson was taken unwell earlier today and is not at Villa Park. Roy is in contact with Paddy McCarthy, who will take the team today assisted by Ray Lewington. Roy sent his best wishes to the team ahead of the match. We send our very best wishes to Roy.’
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