My tribe

West Brom boss Hodgson happy to give George Thorne chance at Arsenal

West Bromwich Albion boss Roy Hodgson was happy to give George Thorne a chance in defeat to Arsenal.

Hodgson has high hopes for the midfield tyro.

He said: "It was also nice to give young George Thorne ten to 15 minutes - he's deserved his chance with his performances in the reserve team.

"It was nice to see, as I've always thought, that he is capable of going out and playing at this level."

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?