Carragher suggested that the 20-year-old would be better served by joining Everton - the club where Lukaku refined himself into a top-class striker - in order to fulfil his huge potential.
Three Lions striker Marcus Rashford seems to have hit some form in the past week, finding the back of the net against Spain and Switzerland and taking his worldwide goals tally to five.
The England manager hopes that the intensification of the domestic season, with some clubs competing on three fronts as Europe fully kicks in next week, will mean that they get opportunities.
'Young players sometimes say things that they later regret. Chelsea midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek, another starter against Swtizerland, kept his place in the England squad despite not starting any of the Blues' opening four league games this season.
"I don't think there is trust from the manager to the player that he can do it on a regular basis".
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Florence is becoming more of a threat to more people - now including some in Georgia - in more ways. "Because it's Mother Nature". And yet Florence's eye is still well out to sea. "On a scale of one to 10, I'm probably a seven in terms of worry, she said".
The midfielder made his first start of the season against Switzerland having previously just come off the bench twice for Maurizio Sarri's men. They have to try and win matches.
"Jose thinks the world of Marcus".
It is not as straightforward for Pep as: 'Oh, I'll just give Phil a game.' Every decision you make as a manager has a knock-on effect and I understand how complicated that is. He's got huge competition for places at his club, so you can understand that (frustration).
"He would have been a bit disappointed about the amount of time he had at the World Cup but it was important especially to get him in the penalty box and remembering the areas he needs to be scoring goals from". They are going to have the League Cup and European football, so there's more opportunity that the squads will get rotated.
Meanwhile, NAIJ.com had earlier reported that Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford is reportedly wanted by Premier League top clubs Everton and Chelsea.
"His confidence will be boosted with two goals against top-quality opposition".