Watch: Hodgson says he’s on the verge of signing new deal

Roy Hodgson

Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson has had a brief look at his new contract and says he is ready to sign it soon.

The former England boss added that he will seek assurances that he will be given funds to spend on new players this summer.

He said: “If I sign for another year, I would sign believing that the intention I’m being told about are true intentions and that something will happen and we will get stronger going into the next season.”