Michael Carrick

Born: July 28, 1981 (age 35)

Height: 6'2" (188cm)

Hometown: Wallsend, England
Nationality: England flag English

Position: Defensive midfielder
Team: Manchester United (no. 16)
Michael Carrick of Manchester United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Newcastle United at Old Trafford on August 22, 2015 in Manchester, United Kingdom.
Career History
Senior2006-Manchester United
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Paul Pogba of Manchester United in action during their Premier League clash with Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium on November 6, 2016
Jose Mourinho: 'Paul Pogba is a future Manchester United captain'
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho says that Paul Pogba has the attributes to captain the team in the future.
Jan 14, 09:44
Toulouse's Italian-Argentinian midfielder Oscar Trejo vies with Monaco's French Midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko during the French L1 football match between Toulouse and Monaco on August 22, 2015
Manchester United 'ready to move for midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko'
Manchester United will make a £21m bid for AS Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko once Morgan Schneiderlin completes his switch to Everton, according to a report.
Jan 11, 14:22
Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney in action during the Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Jose Mourinho unsure of Wayne Rooney future
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho insists that it is up to Wayne Rooney to decide how long he can continue playing at the top level.
Jan 8, 22:58
Wayne Rooney celebrates scoring during the FA Cup game between Manchester United and Reading on January 7, 2017
Result: Wayne Rooney equals Sir Bobby Charlton record in FA Cup rout
Wayne Rooney equals Sir Bobby Charlton's all-time goalscoring record for Manchester United as they cruise to a 4-0 win over Reading in the FA Cup third round.
Jan 7, 14:23
Marcus Rashford celebrates scoring during the Europa League game between Manchester United and FC Midtjylland on February 25, 2016
Team News: Nine changes for Manchester United ahead of FA Cup tie against Reading
Manchester United make nine changes to their starting XI as they prepare to host Reading in the third round of the FA Cup on Saturday.
Jan 7, 11:40
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho watches on from the stands ahead of his side's Premier League clash with Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium on November 6, 2016
Jose Mourinho to wait for Eric Bailly return instead of signing new defender
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho is not planning to sign a new defender in January despite the departure of Eric Bailly to the Africa Cup of Nations.
Jan 7, 09:38
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick in action during his side's EFL Cup clash with Manchester City at Old Trafford on October 26, 2016
Report: Jose Mourinho wants Michael Carrick to receive new Manchester United deal
Jose Mourinho is ready to offer Michael Carrick a new Manchester United contract and has spoken to the club's board about the request, according to a report.
Jan 5, 21:43
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick in action during the Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Michael Carrick 'yet to be offered new Manchester United deal'
Experienced midfielder Michael Carrick is reportedly still waiting for Manchester United to offer him a new contract.
Jan 4, 17:05
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho watches on from the stands ahead of his side's Premier League clash with Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium on November 6, 2016
Result: Manchester United beat 10-man West Ham United in London
Manchester United chalk up their sixth straight Premier League win courtesy of a 2-0 success at 10-man West Ham United on Monday.
Jan 2, 19:06
Anthony Martial celebrates scoring during the Premier League match between Manchester United and Everton on April 3, 2016
Team News: Five changes for Manchester United
Jose Mourinho makes five changes to his Manchester United side for the visit of Middlesbrough.
Dec 31, 14:04
Juan Mata celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Arsenal on November 19, 2016
Team News: Juan Mata in for Wayne Rooney
Juan Mata replaces Wayne Rooney as Manchester United welcome Sunderland to Old Trafford.
Dec 26, 14:03
Jesse Lingard of Manchester United celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and West Bromwich Albion at Old Trafford on November 7, 2015 in Manchester, England.
Team News: Jesse Lingard back for Manchester United
Jesse Lingard replaces Juan Mata in the Manchester United starting XI for their trip to West Bromwich Albion.
Dec 17, 16:35
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho watches on from the stands ahead of his side's Premier League clash with Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium on November 6, 2016
Result: Zlatan Ibrahimovic wins it late for Manchester United
Manchester United continue their upturn in form with a 2-1 win at Crystal Palace in Wednesday night's Premier League clash at Selhurst Park.
Dec 14, 21:55
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick in action during his side's EFL Cup clash with Manchester City at Old Trafford on October 26, 2016
Michael Carrick: 'More to come from Manchester United'
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick is hopeful that his side's 1-0 win over Tottenham Hotspur will be the start of a good run of form.
Dec 11, 16:43
Henrikh Mkhitaryan in action for Manchester United against Hull City on August 27, 2016
Result: Manchester United beat Tottenham Hotspur to close gap on top four
Henrikh Mkhitaryan scores the only goal of the game as Manchester United beat Tottenham Hotspur 1-0 at Old Trafford to move within six points of the top four.
Dec 11, 16:11
Memphis Depay looks on during the FA Cup fifth-round match between Shrewsbury Town and Manchester United on February 22, 2016
Memphis Depay, Morgan Schneiderlin overlooked for Europa League trip to Ukraine
Memphis Depay and Morgan Schneiderlin are left out of Manchester United's travelling squad to Ukraine for Thursday's Europa League match against Zorya Luhansk.
Dec 7, 10:14
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick in action during the Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick not ruling out leaving club
Michael Carrick does not rule out leaving Manchester United, but admits that it would be "very difficult" to play at another club.
Dec 1, 13:56
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick in action during his side's EFL Cup clash with Manchester City at Old Trafford on October 26, 2016
Manchester United's Michael Carrick: 'Second half was comfortable'
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick praises his teammates for their second-half performance against West Ham United.
Nov 30, 22:52
Henrikh Mkhitaryan in action for Manchester United against Hull City on August 27, 2016
Team News: Henrikh Mkhitaryan starts for Manchester United in League Cup quarter-final
The inclusion of Henrikh Mkhitaryan is one of five changes for Manchester United against West Ham United.
Nov 30, 19:03
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho watches on from the stands ahead of his side's Premier League clash with Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium on November 6, 2016
Result: Man United ease past Feyenoord in Europa League
Manchester United record a 4-0 win over Feyenoord in the Europa League to move within one point of securing qualification into the round of 16.
Nov 24, 21:59
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick in action during his side's EFL Cup clash with Manchester City at Old Trafford on October 26, 2016
Jose Mourinho hints at new deal for Michael Carrick
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho hints that midfielder Michael Carrick will be offered a new contract at Old Trafford.
Nov 21, 12:03
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick in action during his side's EFL Cup clash with Manchester City at Old Trafford on October 26, 2016
Michael Carrick: There are "no problems to solve" at Manchester United
Michael Carrick claims that there are "no problems to solve" at Manchester United and insists that the Red Devils will soon turn dominance into victories.
Nov 20, 12:54
Michael Carrick of Manchester United in action during their Premier League clash with Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium on November 6, 2016
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick sends message to Jose Mourinho
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick says that he still has a "big contribution" to make to the team after starting just five matches under Jose Mourinho.
Nov 15, 12:25
Michael Carrick of Manchester United in action during their Premier League clash with Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium on November 6, 2016
Ray Wilkins: 'Michael Carrick must face Arsenal'
Manchester United will "have a good chance" of beating Arsenal this weekend if Michael Carrick plays, according to former Red Devils midfielder Ray Wilkins.
Nov 14, 14:08
Zlatan Ibrahimovic FINALLY in a Manchester United shirt on August 27, 2016
Jose Mourinho: 'Zlatan Ibrahimovic goal inevitable'
Jose Mourinho "knew that Zlatan Ibrahimovic would score" in Manchester United's meeting with Swansea City, as the Swedish superstar bagged a brace in South Wales.
Nov 6, 18:40
Wayne Rooney applauds Manchester United supporters on September 24, 2016
Team News: Wayne Rooney starts for United
Wayne Rooney starts for Manchester United as they travel to struggling Swansea City.
Nov 6, 14:06
Diego Godin for Atletico Madrid on October 22, 2014
Manchester United 'planning £30m Diego Godin bid'
Manchester United are reportedly preparing a £30m bid for Atletico Madrid defender Diego Godin.
Nov 5, 13:10
Henrikh Mkhitaryan in action for Manchester United against Hull City on August 27, 2016
Henrikh Mkhitaryan named in Manchester United's Europa League squad
Midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan is named in Manchester United's Europa League squad for the fixture against Fenerbahce.
Nov 2, 09:59
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho before his side's Premier League match with Stoke City at Old Trafford on October 2, 2016
Team News: Jose Mourinho makes four changes
Jose Mourinho makes four changes to his Manchester United side after their humiliation at Chelsea.
Oct 29, 14:04
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick sits on the bench during his side's Premier League clash with Bournemouth on August 14, 2016
Man United's Michael Carrick pleased to see Michael Keane, Tom Heaton succeed
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick praises academy graduates Michael Keane and Tom Heaton for reviving their careers at Burnley.
Oct 29, 12:57
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick sits on the bench during his side's Premier League clash with Bournemouth on August 14, 2016
Jose Mourinho hails "phenomenal" Michael Carrick
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho pays tribute to the recent performances of experienced midfielder Michael Carrick.
Oct 28, 16:39
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho before his side's Premier League match with Stoke City at Old Trafford on October 2, 2016
Jose Mourinho pleased with midfield three in Manchester derby
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho hails Ander Herrera, Michael Carrick and Paul Pogba following the League Cup victory over Manchester City on Wednesday night.
Oct 27, 11:45
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho before his side's Premier League match with Stoke City at Old Trafford on October 2, 2016
Team News: Manchester United make four changes for League Cup derby
Paul Pogba and Zlatan Ibrahimovic start for Manchester United in their League Cup clash with Manchester City.
Oct 26, 19:11
Valencia's Britihs coach Gary Neville gestures from the sideline during the UEFA Champions League football match Valencia CF vs Olympique Lyonnais at the Mestalla stadium in Valencia on December 9, 2015.
Gary Neville slams "embarrassing" Manchester United midfield
Former Manchester United defender Gary Neville slams the team's midfield performance as "embarrassing" following their 4-0 defeat to Chelsea.
Oct 24, 15:59
Paul Pogba and Jesse Lingard celebrate during the game between Manchester United and Leicester City on September 24, 2016
Result: Paul Pogba leads Manchester United's rout of Fenerbahce
Paul Pogba scores twice to help Manchester United on their way to a 4-1 win over Fenerbahce in the Europa League.
Oct 20, 21:56
Zlatan Ibrahimovic FINALLY in a Manchester United shirt on August 27, 2016
Zlatan Ibrahimovic's sons 'join Manchester United academy'
Zlatan Ibrahimovic reportedly enrolls his two young sons into the Manchester United academy setup.
Oct 14, 16:52
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick sits on the bench during his side's Premier League clash with Bournemouth on August 14, 2016
Michael Carrick: 'Paul Scholes is best I've played with'
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick reveals that Paul Scholes is the greatest player that he has played alongside.
Oct 11, 14:58
Ander Herrera celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Arsenal on February 28, 2016
Ander Herrera "very happy" with defensive midfield role
Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera says that he is "very happy" in his new position having impressed in a deeper role.
Oct 6, 20:46
Wayne Rooney watches from the bench during the FA Cup replay between West Ham United and Manchester United on April 13, 2016
Team News: Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney dropped to bench for Leicester City clash
Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney is dropped to the bench for this afternoon's clash against Leicester City at Old Trafford.
Sep 24, 11:33
Michael Carrick of Manchester United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Newcastle United at Old Trafford on August 22, 2015 in Manchester, United Kingdom.
Bryan Robson hails "intelligent" Michael Carrick
Former Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick urges manager Jose Mourinho to start selecting Michael Carrick in Premier League games.
Sep 23, 20:17


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