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Mixed feelings for Hodgson

19 Mar 2011 20:00:05

Mixed feelings for Hodgson

West Bromwich Albion boss Roy Hodgson seemed to be in two minds about the result after seeing his side draw 2-2 with Arsenal.Arsenal found themselves two goals down just before the hour mark as Peter Odemwingie capitalised on a mix-up between Manuel Almunia and Sebastien Squillaci to add to Steven Reid's early header.Arsenal managed to stage a comeback with goals in the 70th minute from Andrey Arshavin and 78th from Robin van Persie, but they were unable to notch a third before the final whistle."We are upset we couldn't hang on because it was a sterling effort by the players, but we were playing against a very good team," Hodgson said."With the questions they ask of you in terms of defensive organisation, you are always going to be hard pressed not to concede a goal."It is disappointing to be 2-0 up and not get a victory, but on the other hand, it would be wrong of me to suggest that Arsenal got anything from this game they didn't deserve."


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