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Carroll facing probe

Published 08/11/2010 | 05:00

Fabio Capello will still consider Andy Carroll for the England squad to face France next week, despite further lurid headlines about the Newcastle striker's private life.

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Carroll scored the winner against Arsenal at the Emirates in front of a watching Capello but, along with Kevin Nolan, could be the focus of a police investigation after allegations that class A drugs were used at Nolan's house by two women.

Both Nolan and Carroll -- who has been living at his captain's home in Ponteland, Northumberland, as part of bail conditions following a court appearance over an assault allegation -- have denied any wrongdoing. Even so, the players face the prospect of being questioned by police after allegations that the two women used cocaine at Nolan's home in a night of celebration following the 5-1 win over Sunderland. (© Daily Telegraph, London)

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