Michael Carrick

Born: July 28, 1981 (age 34)

Height: 6'2" (188cm)

Hometown: Wallsend, England
Nationality: England flag English

Position: Defensive midfielder
Team: Manchester United (no. 16)
Career History
Senior2006-Manchester United
Sports Mole has 654 articles about Michael Carrick. Articles 1 to 40:
England's defender Phil Jagielka (3rd L) heads the ball to score his team's first goal during a Euro 2016 Qualifier football match between England and San Marino at Wembley Stadium on October 9, 2014
Preview: San Marino vs. England
Sports Mole previews the Euro 2016 qualifier between Group E leaders England and bottom side San Marino.
Sep 3, 16:59
Jonjo Shelvey of Swansea scoring their first goal from the penalty spot during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Everton at Liberty Stadium on April 11, 2015
Jonjo Shelvey: 'I can fill England's Steven Gerrard gap'
Swansea City midfielder Jonjo Shelvey backs himself to fill the gap in the England squad that was left by Steven Gerrard's 2014 international retirement.
Sep 3, 10:38
Jonjo Shelvey of Swansea scoring their first goal from the penalty spot during the Barclays Premier League match between Swansea City and Everton at Liberty Stadium on April 11, 2015
Jonjo Shelvey, Jack Butland earn England call-ups
Jonjo Shelvey and Jack Butland earn call-ups to the England squad for their Euro 2016 qualifiers against San Marino and Switzerland in September.
Aug 30, 20:07
Bastian Schweinsteiger of Manchester United high fives with his team mate Michael Carrick during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford on August 8, 2015
Team News: Two changes for Man United at Swansea
Morgan Schneiderlin and Bastian Schweinsteiger replace Michael Carrick and Adnan Januzaj in the Manchester United team to face Swansea City this afternoon.
Aug 30, 15:06
Ander Herrera of Manchester United celebrates as he scores their first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on May 17, 2015
Team News: Ander Herrera back in for Manchester United
Manchester United recall midfielder Ander Herrera as they travel to face Club Brugge in the second leg of their Champions League playoff decider.
Aug 26, 19:18
Manchester United's Dutch manager Louis van Gaal smiles ahead of the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Newcastle United at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on August 22, 2015
Louis van Gaal: 'Manchester United are not in group stage yet'
Louis van Gaal warns Manchester United that Champions League elimination remains a possibility ahead of their second-leg playoff at Club Brugge.
Aug 25, 22:03
Marouane Fellaini of Manchester United celebrates scoring his team's third goal during the UEFA Champions League Qualifying Round Play Off First Leg match between Manchester United and Club Brugge at Old Trafford on August 18, 2015
Club Brugge: 'We need a miracle to beat Manchester United'
Club Brugge boss Michel Preud'homme admits that his troops are in dire need of a "miracle" if they are to turn around their 3-1 first-leg deficit to Manchester United.
Aug 25, 19:43
Wayne Rooney of Manchester United and Aleksandar Mitrovic of Newcastle United compete for the ball during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Newcastle United at Old Trafford on August 22, 2015
Result: Newcastle United hold Manchester United to goalless draw
Newcastle United hold Manchester United to a 0-0 draw at Old Trafford.
Aug 22, 14:38
Bastian Schweinsteiger of Manchester United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Manchester United on August 14, 2015
Team News: Bastian Schweinsteiger handed first Manchester United
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal hands Bastian Schweinsteiger his first start for the club against Newcastle United.
Aug 22, 11:50
Louis van Gaal, manager of Manchester United celebrates victory with Chris Smalling after the UEFA Champions League Qualifying Round Play Off First Leg match between Manchester United and Club Brugge at Old Trafford on August 18, 2015
Preview: Manchester United vs. Newcastle United
Sports Mole previews the Premier League match between Manchester United and Newcastle United at Old Trafford.
Aug 20, 17:57
The Manchester United team pose during the UEFA Champions League Qualifying Round Play Off First Leg match between Manchester United and Club Brugge at Old Trafford on August 18, 2015
Manchester United 3-1 Club Brugge: Five talking points
Sports Mole picks out five talking points from Manchester United's 3-1 victory over Club Brugge in the Champions League.
Aug 19, 10:10
Memphis Depay of Manchester United celebrates scoring his team's opening goal with team mates during the UEFA Champions League Qualifying Round Play Off First Leg match between Manchester United and Club Brugge at Old Trafford on August 18, 2015
Player Ratings: Manchester United 3-1 Club Brugge
Sports Mole rates and slates the players involved in Manchester United's 3-1 Champions League playoff victory over Club Brugge at Old Trafford.
Aug 18, 23:18
Manchester United's Dutch midfielder Memphis Depay celebrates after scoring his team's second goal during the UEFA Champions League play off football match between Manchester United and Club Brugge at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England, on Aug
Match Analysis: Manchester United 3-1 Club Brugge
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at Manchester United's 3-1 victory over Club Brugge in the first leg of their Champions League playoff at Old Trafford.
Aug 18, 22:31
Memphis Depay of Manchester United celebrates scoring his team's opening goal with team mates during the UEFA Champions League Qualifying Round Play Off First Leg match between Manchester United and Club Brugge at Old Trafford on August 18, 2015
Result: Manchester United come from behind to see off Club Brugge
Memphis Depay's brace and Marouane Fellaini's late goal help Manchester United to a 3-1 win over Club Brugge in their Champions League playoff first leg at Old Trafford.
Aug 18, 21:41
Memphis Depay of Manchester United celebrates scoring his team's opening goal with team mates during the UEFA Champions League Qualifying Round Play Off First Leg match between Manchester United and Club Brugge at Old Trafford on August 18, 2015
Half-Time Report: Manchester United come from behind to lead Club Brugge
Manchester United come from behind against Club Brugge to lead 2-1 in their Champions League playoff first leg at Old Trafford.
Aug 18, 20:35
Memphis Depay of Manchester United scores his team's opening goal during the UEFA Champions League Qualifying Round Play Off First Leg match between Manchester United and Club Brugge at Old Trafford on August 18, 2015
Live Commentary: Manchester United 3-1 Club Brugge - as it happened
Relive Manchester United's 3-1 victory over Club Brugge in the first leg of their playoff tie as the Red Devils make a winning return to the Champions League.
Aug 18, 18:45
Michael Carrick of Manchester United walks with Louis van Gaal Manager of Manchester United after the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford on August 8, 2015
Michael Carrick: 'More to come from Manchester United despite unbeaten start'
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick insists that there is much more to come from the club despite their unbeaten start to the new season.
Aug 17, 10:07
A general view of Old Trafford is seen prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Aston Villa at Old Trafford on April 4, 2015
Manchester United youngster Sean Goss extends Old Trafford deal until 2019
Manchester United youngster Sean Goss, a 20-year-old midfielder said to be similar in playing style to Michael Carrick, extends his contract at Old Trafford until 2019.
Aug 16, 16:56
Michael Carrick (L) of Manchester United protects the ball from Sergio Busquets (R) of FC Barcelona during an International Champions Cup match at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California on July 25, 2015
Manchester United's Michael Carrick looks ahead to "big" Club Brugge tie
Michael Carrick expresses the significance of Manchester United overcoming Club Brugge in the Champions League qualifier between the two sides.
Aug 16, 15:04
West Ham United's English defender Reece Oxford runs with the ball during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and West Ham United at the Emirates Stadium in London on August 9, 2015
Slaven Bilic: 'Reece Oxford can be first of new West Ham United era'
West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic hopes that Reece Oxford can be the first of a new generation of top-class talent to come through the club's academy.
Aug 14, 23:03
Michael Carrick of Manchester United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Hull City at Old Trafford on November 29, 2014
Michael Carrick coy on retirement talk
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick plays down suggestions that he could retire at the end of the current season.
Aug 11, 19:40
Bastian Schweinsteiger of Manchester United high fives with his team mate Michael Carrick during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford on August 8, 2015
Michael Carrick: 'I never considered leaving Manchester United'
Midfielder Michael Carrick dismisses reports that he thought about departing Manchester United this summer.
Aug 11, 16:43
Michael Carrick of Manchester United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Hull City at Old Trafford on November 29, 2014
Manchester United's Michael Carrick: 'We aim to be challenging on all fronts'
Michael Carrick insists that Manchester United can challenge on "all fronts" this season thanks to the new additions to the squad.
Aug 10, 12:19
Kyle Walker (L) of Tottenham Hotspur kicks the ball resulting in the own goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford on August 8, 2015
Result: Kyle Walker own goal hands Manchester United winning start to new season
A first-half own goal from Kyle Walker gives Manchester United a winning start to the new Premier League season with a 1-0 victory over Tottenham Hotspur.
Aug 8, 14:37
Marouane Fellaini of Manchester United shoots past Eric Dier of Spurs to score the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford on March 15, 2015
Preview: Manchester United vs. Tottenham Hotspur
Sports Mole previews Man United's Premier League curtain-raiser with Spurs at Old Trafford as both sides look to begin the 2015-16 season with a win.
Aug 7, 15:08
Michael Carrick of Manchester United in action during the Rio Ferdinand Testimonial Match between Manchester United and Sevilla at Old Trafford on August 9, 2013
On this day: Michael Carrick leaves Tottenham Hotspur to join Manchester United
On this day in 2006, Manchester United moved to complete the signing of midfielder Michael Carrick from Tottenham Hotspur.
Jul 31, 08:00
Wayne Rooney #10 of Manchester United high fives Memphis Depay #9 after scoring against Barcelona in the eighth minute during the International Champions Cup on July 25, 2015
Martin Keown impressed by Manchester United summer business
Manchester United have bought the best players this summer, according to Martin Keown.
Jul 31, 05:22
Michael Carrick (L) of Manchester United protects the ball from Sergio Busquets (R) of FC Barcelona during an International Champions Cup match at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California on July 25, 2015
Man United's Michael Carrick: 'We're ready for season opener against Tottenham'
Michael Carrick says that Manchester United's pre-season tour of the United States has put the team in good shape for next weekend's Premier League opener against Spurs.
Jul 30, 06:58
Morgan Schneiderlin in action for Southampton on November 30, 2014
Morgan Schneiderlin aims to improve at Manchester United
Manchester United midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin believes that training alongside Michael Carrick and Bastian Schweinsteiger will help him improve as a player.
Jul 29, 19:33
Michael Carrick of Manchester United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Hull City at Old Trafford on November 29, 2014
Michael Carrick: 'Manchester United signings add variety to midfield'
Michel Carrick has insisted that each midfield player at Manchester United can "bring something different" to the mix, as competition for places steps up.
Jul 26, 12:01
Michael Carrick of Manchester United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Hull City at Old Trafford on November 29, 2014
Manchester United reject Newcastle United, Inter Milan bids for Michael Carrick?
A report suggests that Manchester United have rejected bids from Newcastle United and Inter Milan for midfielder Michael Carrick.
Jul 26, 04:57
David De Gea of Manchester United celebrates the first goal during the Barclays Premier League match against Liverpool on December 14, 2014
Team News: David de Gea returns to Manchester United team against Barcelona
David de Gea starts for Manchester United against Barcelona tonight, while the La Liga side pick Pedro in attack.
Jul 25, 20:15
Ander Herrera of Manchester United celebrates as he scores their first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on May 17, 2015
Ander Herrera hails 'world-class' Bastian Schweinsteiger
Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera believes that he will become a better player alongside new teammate Bastian Schweinsteiger.
Jul 22, 16:19
Louis van Gaal the manager of Manchester United looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford on March 15, 2015
Video: Louis van Gaal accidentally calls Chris Smalling "Mike" in press conference
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal accidentally calls Chris Smalling "Mike" during a press conference in California.
Jul 21, 10:50
Michael Carrick of Manchester United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Hull City at Old Trafford on November 29, 2014
Louis van Gaal: 'Michael Carrick must fight for Manchester United place'
Louis van Gaal tells his Manchester United players that 'no position is secure' next season, due to the arrival of big-name players so far this summer.
Jul 16, 09:12
Michael Carrick of Manchester United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Hull City at Old Trafford on November 29, 2014
Michael Carrick: "Competition for place is good"
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick insists that "competition for places is good" after the club signed Bastian Schweinsteiger and Morgan Schneiderlin.
Jul 15, 20:01
Retired Liverpool football club player Jamie Carragher arrives for a memorial service to mark the 25th anniversary of the Hillsborough Disaster at Anfield Stadium on April 15, 2014
Jamie Carragher questions Bastian Schweinsteiger's Manchester United move
Jamie Carragher says that it will "be interesting" to see how incoming midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger fits into Manchester United's starting lineup next season.
Jul 11, 15:00
Louis van Gaal the manager of Manchester United looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford on March 15, 2015
Dwight Yorke advises Manchester United to sign three new players
Manchester United need to sign three players this summer, warns ex-striker Dwight Yorke.
Jun 27, 22:12
Wayne Rooney of Manchester United celebrates after scoring a goal to level the scores at 1-1 during the FA Cup Quarter Final match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on March 9, 2015
Video: Manchester United trio use acting skills in ad for Aperol Spritz drink
Manchester United trio Wayne Rooney, Angel di Maria and Michael Carrick star in a beach-themed advert for Aperol Spritz.
Jun 12, 16:12
Morgan Schneiderlin in action for Southampton on November 30, 2014
Manchester United lead race for Morgan Schneiderlin?
Manchester United are in pole position to sign Southampton midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin, according to a report.
May 31, 23:45
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TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City44001001012
2Crystal Palace43018539
3Leicester CityLeicester42208538
4Swansea CitySwansea42207438
5Manchester UnitedMan Utd42113217
6Arsenal42113307
7Liverpool421123-17
8West Ham UnitedWest Ham42029636
9Everton41215415
10Southampton41215505
11Bournemouth411256-14
12Aston Villa411245-14
13Chelsea411269-34
14Norwich CityNorwich411258-34
15West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom411236-34
16Tottenham HotspurSpurs403134-13
17Watford403124-23
18Stoke CityStoke402235-22
19Newcastle UnitedNewcastle402225-32
20Sunderland4022610-42
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