Carrick crocked for England qualifiers

LONDON - Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick has withdrawn with a foot injury from England's squad for World Cup qualifiers against Kazakhstan and Andorra, Sky Sports reported on Sunday.

Carrick will be replaced by Aston Villa midfielder James Milner.

England, who top Group Six after five matches, play Kazakhstan away on June 6 and host Andorra on June 10 at Wembley.