My tribe

Palace boss Holloway: Gayle signing no risk

Crystal Palace boss Ian Holloway is convinced Dwight Gayle is a Premier League goalscorer.

Gayle's former Peterborough United chairman Darragh Anthony believes the striker is a future England star.

Olly said: "Dwight is on an upward curve. It's not too bad a gamble when he's only 20 and he scored 20 goals last year.

"But I don't want to build him up too much. When Ian Wright came here from non-League he ended up playing for England and being Arsenal's top scorer. Was that a risk?

"I've earned my living taking risks so if Dwight Gayle's a risk then I'm delighted I took it."

 For the big stories and the banter follow us on Twitter: @tribalfootball

About the author

Tribal Football Staff

Have your say
  • Add your favourite leagues and clubs
  • Build your own personal news stream
  • Easily share your favourite stories
  • Connect with what your friends are saying

Select your favourite
leagues and clubs
to get started.

Already part of MyTribe?