England coach Hodgson stunned by Spurs sacking of Redknapp

England manager Roy Hodgson expressed his surprise at Harry Redknapp's departure from Tottenham.

England manager Roy Hodgson expressed his surprise at Harry Redknapp's departure from Tottenham.

Redknapp was the favourite with bookmakers to replace Fabio Capello before Hodgson was appointed.

Hodgson said: "I was very sad to hear the news. It came as a major surprise to me and I'm disappointed for him.

"I wish him all the best and hope the next job he wants comes along very soon."

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