Aussie midfielder Mile Jedinak is happy to dig in at Crystal Palace to allow the team's whizkids to shine.
Jedinak and sidekick David Wright are the platform from which tearaways Wilfried Zaha, 18, Jon Williams, 18, and Sean Scannell, 22, get licence to seek and destroy.
And that suits Jedinak just fine. He said: "It's not always the prettiest job but me and Wrighty we've got a good understanding.
"We do our job for the team whether it's breaking up play or starting attacks. We know we've got a lot of potency up front and if we get the