The Dutch fullback scored the only goal of the game on the day.
Hodgson said, "We rate Patrick van Aanholt very highly – we know what level of technical ability he has, both in our open play and from set-pieces.
"When he takes the responsibility, for example today, with Luka (Milivojević) not playing through illness, he said to me: 'I'll take a penalty if you want me to. You can trust me.'
"That's the sort of confidence I like to see in a player and the sort of confidence I would have in him, because I know what level of technical ability he has."
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