Carrick was coy on the possibility of replicating that turn of events, with his focus on securing a place in the Champions League last-16 with victory against Villarreal in Spain on Tuesday.
The French defender suffered the injury during his country's 2-1 win over Spain on Sunday in the Nations League final.
Nicolas Moumi Ngamaleu equalised midway through the second half and substitute Jordan Siebatcheu got the winner, right at the end of five added minutes.
Viktor Claesson's second-half strike, after excellent work from Juventus winger Dejan Kulusevski, put Sweden two points clear of Spain at the top of Group B with a game in hand.
Ronaldo won the Golden Boot with five goals, the same as Patrick Schick of the Czech Republic who was also overlooked by UEFA’s expert panel of 16 coaches and former players.
The English Football Association has been separately charged with multiple offenses by fans before and during their team's loss to Italy in a penalty shootout after a 1-1 draw.
Euro 2020: From Kane vs Chiellini to Maguire vs Immobile, five key battles which could decide the final
The Euro 2020 final between Italy and England on Sunday at Wembley is widely expected to be a close match decided by fine margins.
Maguire was a youngster when Sven-Goran Eriksson's teams featuring David Beckham were seen as underachieving by only reaching quarterfinals at the 2002 and 2006 World Cups, and Euro 2004.
Gareth Southgate's men lost their semi-final in Russia 2-1 after extra time to Croatia and Maguire believes they will learn from their mistakes in that game.
England will face Denmark in the semi-finals of Euro 2020.
Euro 2020: 'It's going to be an immense challenge from here on', Gareth Southgate wants England to seize golden chance
With old nemesis Germany finally vanquished, Southgate's side have a golden opportunity to lift England's first major international trophy since the 1966 World Cup.
Led by 2018 World Cup Golden Boot winner Harry Kane, only nine members of that squad made the cut for the expanded 26-man group for a cross-continental European Championship.
Alexander-Arnold had to endure a nervous wait before learning he had made the cut after spending much of the season out of favour with Southgate.
Manchester United's erroneous tactical change in Europa League final, 'Wu Wei' factor and other talking points from their season
Not just on Wednesday, United have often in big matches took on the role of a team underplaying themselves. In the end the match took on the form of a callous bar fight with the inebriated participants missing more punches than they hit, and often landing one on themselves until one eventually trips on the barstool. United tripped on the bar stool.
Europa League: Manchester United’s Harry Maguire doubtful for final after sitting out training session
United defender Maguire was pictured watching on from the stands as the Red Devils made their final preparations in Poland.
Europa League: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer touts potential title win as start of renewed Manchester United success
The Norwegian, now 48, will forever be remembered for his late winner against Bayern Munich in the 1999 Champions League final, and Solskjaer is eager to further embed himself in the club's rich history.
Europa League: Harry Maguire unlikely to be fit for final against Villarreal, says Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
The 28-year-old central defender is making progress in recovering from an ankle injury he suffered against Aston Villa earlier this month and was pictured walking without crutches on Thursday.
Solskjaer said the central defender was unlikely to play in any of United's three remaining league games after suffering ligament damage in Sunday's win against Aston Villa.
Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hopeful of Harry Maguire recovering from ankle injury in time for Europa League final
Speaking ahead of United's Premier League clash with Leicester, Solskjaer offered hope that Maguire could return for the final.
Napoli midfielder Eljif Elmas secured a famous victory for North Macedonia in Duisburg, scoring five minutes from time to give his country a second win from three Group J matches.