Fabio Capello ’s powers of persuasion tempted Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher out of international retirement for England’s World Cup campaign. Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes proved more elusive.
Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher will retire after the season, ending a career that saw him make the second-most appearances for the Premier League soccer club.
Liverpool’s Jamie Carragher and Tottenham’s Ledley King were recalled by England in a 30-man provisional squad for soccer’s World Cup in South Africa.
The following is a roundup of soccer stories from U.K. newspapers, with clickable links to the Web.
Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher will have surgery on a dislocated shoulder and is likely to be out of action 12 weeks.
Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher is ready to make a return to the England national soccer team, the Daily Mail said.
Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher signed a two-year contract extension through June 2013, the Premier League soccer club said on its website.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger berated the match officials after a 1-1 draw with Liverpool left his team six points behind Premier League leader Manchester United with as many games remaining.
"I'm slightly disappointed."
- Jamie Carragher on May 05, 2013