Michael is now a very experienced international who has represented England for nearly 11 years. He played at Everton FC Academy prior to his accident, alongside Wayne Rooney.
At London 2012, Michael was the substitute captain for skipper Matt Dimbylow and he wore the captain's armband for the team's final match of the Games, where they beat the USA. The team finished in 7th place.
Michael is often rated among England’s top scorers in international competition and was also the top scorer at the 2011 CPISRA World Cup in the Netherlands, where he was awarded the Golden Boot.
Rio 2016 will be Michael’s third Paralympic Games.
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