Hodgson is growing tired having to talk about England's veterans.
"I think it's wrong to ask for people to come back. Let's stick to the guys that are playing regularly every week.
"I've got great respect for John and I thought he did a magnificent job during the Euros. But he has retired from international football.
"We're talking about John but could be talking about Roy McFarland and Colin Todd - how far back do you want to go?
"Where do we stop? Do we ask for Michael Owen to come out of retirement every time we can't score a goal?"