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Ayew efforts hailed by boss

4th February 2019, 11:33 by Nick Harris

Eagles boss Roy Hodgson hailed Jordan Ayew for his "super-human" efforts in the win over Fulham.

The Ghanaian impressed during the victory which saw the Eagles move four points clear of the relegation zone and his overall efforts in closing down the opposition and leading from the front delighted Hodgson.

The former England boss says it was the frontman's best game for his side and claimed he demonstrated "super-human powers".

"For Ayew on all-round performance, it was his best performance," Hodgson said.

"His work rate and efforts in the game at Southampton in midweek was fantastic

"In this game again, you see the man has super-human powers in terms of the effort he puts in.

"I thought he succeeded with the ball as well.

"It was an incredible impact from him and also from Michy. That assist was good. We think he will be of enormous value to us in our attempts to stay in the league."

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Nick Harris is a long-standing journalist who specialises in football and rugby league. An avid golfer, Nick also follows the major boxing fights closely.

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