England coach Roy Hodgson refuses to discuss the international future of Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand.

The vicious anti-Ferdinand chants during the 8-0 World Cup qualifying win over San Marino will surely make it impossible for Hodgson to consider the Manchester United defender, even if his "intricate and pre-planned" fitness regime allows.

"Of course I heard it," Hodgson said. "I'm not deaf. "But I've absolutely no comment to make on it."