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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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
Rob Page manager of Port Vale during the Capital One Cup Second Round match between West Bromwich Albion and Port Vale at The Hawthorns on August 25, 2015
Rob Page backs goalkeeper Adam Smith to bounce back
Northampton Town boss Rob Page says that goalkeeper Adam Page will "bounce back" after his two mistakes contributed to Manchester United winning 3-1 at Sixfields.
Sep 22, 09:16
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
Man United's Michael Carrick urges critics to "calm down" over team selection
Michael Carrick says that critics need to "calm down" over Jose Mourinho's team selection after Manchester United got back to winning ways with a triumph in the EFL Cup.
Sep 21, 22:04
Ander Herrera celebrates scoring during the Europa League game between Manchester United and FC Midtjylland on February 25, 2016
Result: Manchester United dig deep to overcome Northampton Town at Sixfields
Michael Carrick, Ander Herrera and Marcus Rashford are all on target to help Manchester United into the fourth round of the EFL Cup at the expense of Northampton Town.
Sep 21, 21:37
Wayne Rooney celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Stoke on February 2, 2016
Team News: Wayne Rooney handed start in Manchester United's EFL Cup clash
Wayne Rooney is named in Manchester United's starting lineup for the EFL Cup clash with Northampton Town.
Sep 21, 18:52
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho on August 19, 2016
Live Commentary: Northampton Town 1-3 Manchester United - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text coverage of Manchester United's 3-1 win over Northampton Town, as the Red Devils returned to winning ways at Sixfields.
Sep 21, 18:44
Bastian Schweinsteiger of Manchester United celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Leicester City and Manchester United at The King Power Stadium on November 28, 2015 in Leicester, England.
Bastian Schweinsteiger included in Manchester United's Premier League squad
Bastian Schweinsteiger is handed a reprieve of sorts by Jose Mourinho as he is named in Manchester United's 25-man Premier League squad for the first half of the season.
Sep 2, 09:55
Zlatan Ibrahimovic in action during a Sweden training session on March 28, 2016
Result: Zlatan Ibrahimovic scores on debut to help Manchester United to victory
Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Wayne Rooney are among the scorers as Manchester United come from behind to thrash Galatasaray 5-2 in Sweden.
Jul 30, 20:28
Dortmund's Henrikh Mkhitaryan celebrates after scoring his team's second goal against Werder Bremen during their Bundesliga match on February 8, 2014
Team News: Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Eric Bailly handed Manchester United debuts against Wigan
Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Eric Bailly are handed their Manchester United debuts, while Luke Shaw returns to the fold in a pre-season friendly against Wigan Athletic.
Jul 16, 12:33
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.
Michael Carrick "enjoying" working with Jose Mourinho
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick reveals that the players are "enjoying" life under new manager Jose Mourinho.
Jul 15, 14:40
Dortmund's defender Matthias Ginter (L) and his teammate Dortmund's Armenian midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan (R) celebrate after the first goal for Dortmund during the German first division Bundesliga football match FC Ingolstadt 04 vs Borussia Dortmund, on
Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Eric Bailly train with Manchester United
Summer signings Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Eric Bailly are part of the Manchester United squad that trained under Jose Mourinho on Wednesday afternoon.
Jul 13, 16:40
Paul Pogba celebrates scoring during the Serie A game between Milan and Juventus on April 9, 2016
Paul Ince: 'Paul Pogba perfect fit for Manchester United'
Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba would be "a perfect fit" for Manchester United, according to former Red Devils midfielder Paul Ince.
Jul 8, 10:35
Manchester United's Interim manager Ryan Giggs thanks the fans after the English Premier League football match between Southampton and Manchester United at St Mary's stadium in in Southampton on May 11, 2014
Peter Schmeichel: 'Ryan Giggs exit could be good thing for Manchester United'
Peter Schmeichel focuses on the positive side of Ryan Giggs's decision to depart Man United, claiming that it could see him one day return as a manager in his own right.
Jul 2, 21:39
David De Gea looks on during the FA Cup final between Crystal Palace and Manchester United on May 21, 2016
David de Gea: 'Manchester United need coach like Jose Mourinho'
Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea admits that the club needed a manager like Jose Mourinho to take over after two years of underachievement under Louis van Gaal.
Jun 10, 13:18
Jose Mourinho the manager of Chelsea looks on during the Capital One Cup fourth round match between Stoke City and Chelsea at the Britannia Stadium on October 27, 2015 in Stoke on Trent, England.
Jose Mourinho: 'Michael Carrick knowledge will be invaluable'
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says that Michael Carrick's experience will be "invaluable" after the midfielder signed a one-year extension to his contract.
Jun 9, 15:22
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 signs one-year Manchester United extension
Michael Carrick signs a one-year extension to his Manchester United contract.
Jun 9, 15:09


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