But Scholes stated: “There are options that are open, but my own view is that I would see it as being unlikely.
"You never say never in this game, though, because you can often get caught out, but as I said before it is unlikely.
"The time issues are of course a difficulty, because Paul (Lambert) hasn't really got the time to go out and see the players, see how they are training and have a discussion with them.
"Also, the two players you are referring to are currently contracted to their respective clubs on season-long deals.
“Paul very much wants to work with the group he has here too, and all of his time at the moment is going into that."