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No calculations over Zaha call-up, says Hodgson

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England coach Roy Hodgson on Tuesday dismissed suggestions that he only called up Crystal Palace forward Wilfried Zaha to prevent him from choosing to represent the Ivory Coast. 

Coach of the England football team Roy Hodgson oversees a training session of the English national football team at the 'Friends Arena' in Stockholm, Sweden. Hodgson on Tuesday dismissed suggestions that he only called up Crystal Palace forward Wilfried Zaha to prevent him from choosing to represent the Ivory Coast.

Zaha, who was born in the Ivory Coast and moved to England with his family at the age of four, has helped Palace climb to the top of the Championship (second-tier) table this season.

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