Crystal Palace to appoint former England boss Roy Hodgson

Roy Hodgson stayed out of spotlight since England’s Euro 2016 Iceland defeat But the 70-year-old has influenced appointments within the professional gameA Chinese Super League club headhunted affable south Londoner for £8m role He declined spot on BBC One light entertainment show Strictly Come Dancing  

Roy Hodgson is back in the spotlight, 15 months after resigning from England, some what through the trapdoor. 

And although his position has been side of stage since, he has never slid