The Kiwi boss has been impressed with the Leeds United striker.
The Leeds striker is a 'natural leader' according to the New Zealand manager.
The Kiwi boss has been linked with taking over from Nigel Pearson at the iPro Stadium.
Anthony Hudson is the surprise name on Derby County's managerial shortlist.
Leeds United striker Chris Wood gets praise from New Zealand head coach Anthony Hudson.
The press in New Zealand skipper Winston Reid's homeland aren't too happy with the West Ham United defender.
Chris Wood has netted six goals in 15 matches since signing for Leeds United.
New Zealand manager Anthony Hudson believes Winston Reid is good enough to play for a top Premier League side.