"I think I did all right," he said. "I took the goal well.
"It was tough out there but it's all about preparing for the Euros now and it was good to get a win.
"I've just got to keep putting on a performance and we'll see what happens when it comes to the Euros.
"I think it went well with Andy Carroll. We've worked on the partnership during training and there were a few good combinations between us."
Young also believes Hodgson's arrival has had a positive effect after a short time together.
"We got the win," he said. "This game and next week's game is all about preparing.
"We've only been together with the new manager for a few days but I think it's gone okay so far."