Palace boss Holloway gushes as Hodgson sees Man Utd signing Zaha star

Crystal Palace boss Ian Holloway was delighted with Wilfried Zaha in victory over Middlesbrough.

Crystal Palace boss Ian Holloway was delighted with Wilfried Zaha in victory over Middlesbrough.

England coach Roy Hodgson was in the crowd to run the rule over Zaha, and the £12million Manchester United-bound winger was instrumental as Palace cruised to victory to boost their chances of a top-two finish in the npower Championship.

"In front of the England manager, I thought Wilf was excellent," Holloway said. "We have a few who make a difference. He is one of them.

"This was as good as he has played since I have been here.

"He is literally as good as any chef I have seen. And he has roasted their full-backs all day and they will be glad to see the back of him."

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