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Lee Hodson remains focused


on a return to the starting eleven.


Hodson hopeful for return to the first-team fold


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orehamwood-born Lee Hodson believes that regaining a starting spot in the team


would be one of the biggest achievements of his budding career. Academy product Hodson, 20, has found first-team chances limited since the arrival of Gianfranco Zola, who has selected him in the starting eleven just two times in the opening two months of the season. Right- back Hodson has found himself fall down the pecking order behind Lloyd Doyley and Marco Cassetti , the latter of whom had a six- year spell at Roma which saw him play five times for Italy. But despite facing a wealth of competition from new and long-term teammates, Lee Hodson told My News Magazines that he remains intent on impressing Gianfranco


Zola and that reclaiming his spot in the first team would be one of his biggest achievements given the quality of options around him. “As a player you want to start every game but I’m not at the moment so I’m keeping my


‘Sometimes I’d love to get another chance to go up front and I’d fancy myself to get a few goals. From here I’d just like to get another goal as Lloyd (Doyley) is now ahead of me, I’m starting to feel the pressure!’


head down and working hard in training,” he said. “Hopefully I’ll get a chance soon. We’ve got a lot of players at the club so everyone is fighting for a place. In Lloyd and Marco


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