Michael Carrick

Born: July 28, 1981 (age 33)

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 602 articles about Michael Carrick. Articles 1 to 40:
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
Preview: Everton vs. Manchester United
Sports Mole previews Manchester United's trip to Goodison Park to play Everton.
Apr 24, 18:22
Rafael of Manchester United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Chelsea at Old Trafford on October 26, 2014
Manchester United trio still out injured, Rafael da Silva to miss run-in
Louis van Gaal confirms that Manchester United trio Michael Carrick, Marcos Rojo and Phil Jones are out of the Everton trip, while Rafael will miss the rest of the season.
Apr 24, 15:51
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
Live Coverage: Louis van Gaal's weekly Manchester United press conference
Follow Sports Mole's live coverage of Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal's pre-match press conference ahead of his side's clash against Everton.
Apr 24, 15:45
Javier Hernandez of Real Madrid CF celebrates as he scores their first goal during the UEFA Champions League quarter-final second leg match between Real Madrid CF and Club Atletico de Madrid at Bernabeu on April 22, 2015
Wayne Rooney, Michael Carrick congratulate Javier Hernandez
Man United duo Wayne Rooney and Michael Carrick praise on-loan teammate Javier Hernandez for his heroics in Real Madrid's Champions League win over Atletico.
Apr 23, 00:40
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
Quartet to miss Manchester United's trip to Chelsea
Manchester United will be without Michael Carrick, Daley Blind, Marcos Rojo and Phil Jones for Saturday's trip to Chelsea.
Apr 17, 12:11
Manager Louis van Gaal of Manchester United applauds the fans during the FA Cup Fifth round match between Preston North End and Manchester United at Deepdale on February 16, 2015
Live Coverage: Louis van Gaal's weekly Manchester United press conference
Follow Sports Mole's live coverage of Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal's pre-match press conference ahead of their game against Chelsea.
Apr 17, 11:45
Chelsea's Spanish midfielder Cesc Fabregas celebrates with Chelsea's Serbian defender Branislav Ivanovic after scoring their goal during the English Premier League football match between Queens Park Rangers and Chelsea at Loftus Road Stadium in London on
Preview: Chelsea vs. Manchester United
Sports Mole looks ahead to Chelsea's visit of Manchester United as the Blues bid to clasp one hand on the Premier League trophy.
Apr 16, 17:26
Afonso Alves of Middlesbrough is challenged by Patrice Evra of Manchester United during the Barclays Premier League match between Middlesbrough and Manchester United at the Riverside Stadium on April 6, 2008
On this day: Afonso Alves nets first Middlesbrough goals
Seven years ago today, £12.5m signing Afonso Alves scored his first goals in Middlesbrough colours when Manchester United visited the Riverside Stadium.
Apr 6, 08:00
Marouane Fellaini of Manchester United is congratulated by teammates Juan Mata of Manchester United and Wayne Rooney of Manchester United after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotsp
Team News: Louis van Gaal makes one change for Aston Villa clash
Manchester United keep their faith in the forward qualities of both Wayne Rooney and Marouane Fellaini as they welcome travelling Aston Villa in the Premier League.
Apr 4, 14:16
Manager Louis van Gaal of Manchester United applauds the fans during the FA Cup Fifth round match between Preston North End and Manchester United at Deepdale on February 16, 2015
Preview: Manchester United vs. Aston Villa
Sports Mole previews the Premier League game at Old Trafford as Man United look to continue their recent form with victory against relegation-threatened Aston Villa.
Apr 2, 19:33
Fulham assistant head coach Ray Wilkins looks on before the Barclays Premier League match between Fulham and Sunderland at Craven Cottage on January 11, 2014
Ray Wilkins: 'Michael Carrick is integral to England'
Ray Wilkins claims that Michael Carrick is now an integral part of the England squad after Tuesday's 1-1 draw with Italy.
Apr 1, 22:17
Joe Hart makes a clearance while on international duty with England on November 19, 2013.
Joe Hart impressed by Ross Barkley impact
England goalkeeper Joe Hart hails the impact made by Ross Barkley off the bench during Tuesday night's international friendly with Italy.
Apr 1, 12:31
England's coach Roy Hodgson gestures during the Group D football match between Costa Rica and England at The Mineirao Stadium in Belo Horizonte on June 24, 2014
Roy Hodgson disappointed with England's first-half performance
England boss Roy Hodgson reveals his unhappiness with his side's first-half display as they draw 1-1 with Italy in Turin.
Mar 31, 22:57
England's midfielder Andros Townsend (R) shoots to score a goal during the friendly football match Italy vs England at the Juventus Stadium in Turin on March 31, 2015
Match Analysis: Italy 1-1 England
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at the 1-1 friendly draw between Italy and England at the Juventus Stadium in Turin.
Mar 31, 22:27
Wayne Rooney of England celebrates as he scores their first and equalising goal from a penalty during the EURO 2016 Qualifier Group E match between England and Slovenia on November 15, 2014
Wayne Rooney: 'Michael Carrick was the best player on the pitch'
Wayne Rooney feels that the arrival of Michael Carrick from the substitutes' bench was pivotal in turning the tide to help England come from behind to draw with Italy.
Mar 31, 22:11
 Theo Walcott of England celebrates scoring their second goal during the UEFA EURO 2012 group D match between Sweden and England at The Olympic Stadium on June 15, 2012
Team News: Theo Walcott starts for England against Italy
Roy Hodgson makes five changes to his England side for the international friendly against Italy in Turin.
Mar 31, 18:41
Harry Kane in training for England on March 26, 2015
Team News: Harry Kane named on England bench for Euro 2016 qualifier against Lithuania
Harry Kane starts on the bench for England's Euro 2016 qualifier against Lithuania at Wembley.
Mar 27, 18:44
Danny Welbeck of England celebrates scoring their third goal as goalkeeper Aldo Simoncini of San Marino looks dejected during the EURO 2016 Group E Qualifying match on October 9, 2014
Preview: England vs. Lithuania
Sports Mole runs the rule over Friday night's Group E Euro 2016 qualifier as England look to extend their 100% record with victory over Lithuania.
Mar 25, 14:55
Harry Kane of Spurs celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Leicester City at White Hart Lane on March 21, 2015
Michael Carrick hails "sensational" Harry Kane
Michael Carrick says that he has been "hugely impressed" by the form of Harry Kane this season, claiming that his England teammate will only improve further with time.
Mar 25, 08:50
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
Michael Carrick admits World Cup blow
England midfielder Michael Carrick admits that it was a "big blow" to be left out of Roy Hodgson's squad for last summer's World Cup in Brazil.
Mar 24, 20:01
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
Michael Carrick: "I have a new lease of life"
England midfielder Michael Carrick insists that he is "enjoying" his football, having got a "new lease of life" following his recent good form for Manchester United.
Mar 24, 19:22
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 "comfortable" in holding midfield role
Manchester United's Michael Carrick is happy to operate in a holding midfield role for England.
Mar 24, 14:44
Phil Jones and Chris Smalling of England during the UEFA European Under-21 Championship Group B match between England and Spain at the Herning Stadium on June 12, 2011
Michael Carrick praises Phil Jones, Chris Smalling
Manchester United defenders Phil Jones and Chris Smalling receive praise from their teammate Michael Carrick.
Mar 24, 14:35
Wayne Rooney of Manchester United celebrates scoring the third goal with team-mates Ander Herrera (L), Marcos Rojo and Angel Di Maria during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Queens Park Rangers at Old Trafford on September 1
Ander Herrera: 'Wayne Rooney, Michael Carrick get us fired up for games'
Ander Herrera reveals that his Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney "insults" him to get him fired up for games.
Mar 24, 06:47
Ashley Young of Manchester United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Hull City at Old Trafford on November 29, 2014
Report: English trio set for Manchester United contract extensions
Phil Jones, Chris Smalling and Ashley Young will all reportedly be offered new long-term contracts at Manchester United.
Mar 24, 04:45
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 thrilled by 'extra special' Anfield triumph
Michael Carrick claims that Manchester United's win away to Liverpool was 'extra special' due to this season's battle for Champions League football.
Mar 23, 13:54
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 happy to continue "incredible journey" at Manchester United
Michael Carrick is delighted to continue his "fantastic journey" at Manchester United after signing a new one-year contract.
Mar 20, 18:49
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 contract extension at Manchester United
Michael Carrick signs a one-year contract extension at Manchester United.
Mar 20, 16:28
Bryan Robson of Manchester United celebrates after scoring the first goal during the FA Cup Semi-Final against Oldham at Maine Road in Manchester in 1990
Interview: Ex-Manchester United captain Bryan Robson previews Liverpool showdown
Sports Mole looks ahead to Manchester United's upcoming clash against rivals Liverpool at Anfield with former club captain Bryan Robson.
Mar 17, 12:59
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: 'Finishing second is the aim now, not fourth'
Michael Carrick says that Manchester United's main aim is to finish second in the Premier League as they are "within touching distance" following Sunday's win over Spurs.
Mar 17, 06:50
Spurs boss Mauricio Pochettino poses on the touchline on February 22, 2015
Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino: "We were never in the game"
Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino admits that his side "were never in the game" during the 3-0 defeat to Manchester United.
Mar 15, 19:20
Marouane Fellaini of Manchester United is congratulated by teammates Juan Mata of Manchester United and Wayne Rooney of Manchester United after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotsp
Player Ratings: Manchester United 3-0 Tottenham Hotspur
Sports Mole rates the performances of those involved in Manchester United's 3-0 win at home to Spurs in the Premier League.
Mar 15, 19:05
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
Match Analysis: Manchester United 3-0 Tottenham Hotspur
Sports Mole takes a closer look at Manchester United's 3-0 win at home to Spurs in the Premier League.
Mar 15, 18:30
Manchester United's Belgian midfielder Marouane Fellaini celebrates with Manchester United's English striker Wayne Rooney after scoring the opening goal of the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur at Old Tr
Result: Manchester United ease past hapless Tottenham Hotspur
First-half goals from Marouane Fellaini, Michael Carrick and Wayne Rooney give Manchester United their first victory in six attempts against Tottenham Hotspur.
Mar 15, 17:51
Manchester United's Belgian midfielder Marouane Fellaini celebrates with Manchester United's English striker Wayne Rooney after scoring the opening goal of the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur at Old Tr
Half-Time Report: Rampant Manchester United three up on Tottenham Hotspur
Goals from Marouane Fellaini, Michael Carrick and Wayne Rooney give Manchester United a 3-0 advantage at the halfway mark of their match against Tottenham Hotspur.
Mar 15, 16:46
Juan Mata of Manchester United celebrates scoring the opening goal during the FA Cup Fourth round replay match between Manchester United and Cambridge United at Old Trafford on February 3, 2015
Team News: Juan Mata earns Manchester United recall
Juan Mata replaces the suspended Angel di Maria in the Manchester United side to face Tottenham Hotspur.
Mar 15, 15:07
Manager Louis van Gaal of Manchester United looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United at White Hart Lane on December 28, 2014
Live Commentary: Manchester United 3-0 Tottenham Hotspur - as it happened
Take a look back at Manchester United's 3-0 win over Spurs in the Premier League with Sports Mole's minute-by-minute report.
Mar 15, 15:00
Composite image a comparision has been made between Louis van Gaal, manager of Manchester United and Arsene Wenger, manager of Arsenal
Preview: Manchester United vs. Arsenal
Sports Mole looks ahead to Monday night's FA Cup quarter-final battle between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford.
Mar 6, 18:09
Radamel Falcao of Manchester United gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Queens Park Rangers at Old Trafford on September 14, 2014
Team News: Radamel Falcao dropped to Manchester United bench
Manchester United striker Radamel Falcao drops to the bench ahead of his side's Premier League clash away at Newcastle United on Wednesday evening.
Mar 4, 19:25
Michael Carrick celebrates scoring against Wigan Athletic on December 30, 2009.
Report: AC Milan keen on Michael Carrick
AC Milan are reportedly eager to sign Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick on a free transfer.
Mar 3, 18:23
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