Liverpool youngster Shelvey delighted for Hodgson over England appointment

Liverpool midfielder Jonjo Shelvey is happy for Roy Hodgson over his England appointment.

Shelvey worked for Hodgson when he was in charge of the Reds.

"I owe a lot to Roy because he gave me my Liverpool debut," Shelvey told "He is a good manager and although things didn't work out for him here it wasn't just him to blame.

"There were a lot of us to blame as well because we weren't producing the performances on the pitch.

"He's a top man and a top manager, and it's a great achievement for him."

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