Manchester United's Michael Carrick would consider England return

Guardian
• Midfielder ruled himself out of selection for Euro 2012• 30-year-old has 'had no contact with Roy Hodgson'Michael Carrick has confirmed he would consider a return to the England fold.It emerged before Euro 2012 that the Manchester United midfielder had asked not to be considered for selection. When Frank Lampard and Gareth Barry sustained injuries that ruled them out of the tournament, Roy Hodgson turned to Jordan Henderson and Phil Jones to act as deputies to Steven Gerrard and Scott Parker."I've had no contact from Roy Hodgson, so it would be wrong of me at this stage to make a decision either way," said Carrick. "But I would consider it, definitely."Carrick had been selected only once by Hodgson's predecessor as England coach, Fabio Capello, since the World Cup and he was forced to pull out through injury. He did not play at all in S...

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