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
Sports Mole has 926 articles about Michael Carrick. Articles 1 to 40:
Jose Mourinho waves after the Premier League game between Manchester United and Crystal Palace on May 21, 2017
Graeme Souness: 'Jose Mourinho wrong man for Manchester United'
Liverpool great Graeme Souness insists that Jose Mourinho 'is not right' for Manchester United and was only appointed because the club were rushed into action.
Jun 27, 15:27
Michael Carrick celebrates scoring during his testimonial match on June 4, 2017
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick keen to prolong career
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick says that he has no plans for retirement, insisting that he intends to assess matters at the end of each season.
Jun 23, 18:10
Eric Dier in action during the Premier League game between Southampton and Tottenham Hotspur on December 28, 2016
Tottenham Hotspur place £50m price tag on midfielder Eric Dier?
Manchester United are still interested in Eric Dier but have been told by Tottenham Hotspur to pay £50m to land his signature, according to a report.
Jun 16, 20:17
Wayne Rooney applauds after the Premier League game between Manchester United and Crystal Palace on May 21, 2017
Wayne Rooney 'unwilling to take pay cut' to seal Everton move
A report claims that Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney is pricing himself out an emotional return to Everton in this summer's transfer window.
Jun 8, 09:53
John Terry poses with the trophy during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Sunderland on May 21, 2017
John Terry 'wants £100,000-a-week deal'
Brighton & Hove Albion reportedly pull out of the race to sign John Terry after learning that the former Chelsea captain wants a £100,000-a-week contact.
Jun 6, 13:39
Kieran Tierney of Celtic holds off the challenge from Mattias Mostrom of Molde during the UEFA Europa League Group A match between Celtic FC and Molde FK at Celtic Park on November 5, 2015 in Glasgow, United Kingdom.
Scotland defender Kieran Tierney given green light to face England
Gordon Strachan expects to have Kieran Tierney in his squad for the clash with England, as he has been given the all-clear to play following a recent facial injury.
Jun 5, 15:58
Jose Mourinho waves after the Premier League game between Manchester United and Crystal Palace on May 21, 2017
Patrice Evra defends Jose Mourinho playing style
Patrice Evra defends the playing style adopted by Jose Mourinho at Manchester United, claiming that 'it is not the circus' and winning is the main objective.
Jun 5, 15:15
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick in action during the Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Arsene Wenger 'regrets' missing out on Michael Carrick signing
Arsene Wenger heaps praise on Manchester United ace Michael Carrick and admits that he would have liked to manage the midfielder.
Jun 5, 14:27
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: 'Testimonial was incredible'
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick dedicates his testimonial to those affected by the recent terrorist attacks in Manchester and London.
Jun 4, 21:44
Louis 'I'll be back' van Gaal watches on during the Premier League game between Norwich City and Manchester United on May 7, 2016
Report: Southampton interested in former Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal
Former Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal is on the radar of Southampton, according to reports.
Jun 4, 10:34
Steven Gerrard in action for Liverpool Legends against Aussie Legends on January 7, 2016
Steven Gerrard to miss out on Michael Carrick testimonial
Steven Gerrard is forced to pull out of a testimonial match for Michael Carrick at Old Trafford after picking up a hamstring injury.
Jun 3, 14:41
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 signs new Manchester United contract
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick signs a new one-year extension which will keep him at the club until June 2018.
May 27, 22:38
Manchester United's Chris Smalling in action against Southampton on May 17, 2017
Team News: Chris Smalling starts, Sergio Romero keeps place for Manchester United's Europa final
Chris Smalling is selected ahead of Phil Jones for Manchester United's Europa League final against Ajax, while Sergio Romero keeps his place in goal.
May 24, 18:39
Timothy Fosu-Mensah in action for Manchester United on September 29, 2016
Timothy Fosu-Mensah: 'Europa League final will be extra special'
Manchester United defender Timothy Fosu-Mensah says that the Europa League final against former club Ajax will be an "extra special" occasion for him.
May 23, 14:02
Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba in action during the EFL Cup final against Southampton at Wembley on February 26, 2017
Result: Youthful Manchester United overcome Crystal Palace
A youthful Manchester United end their 2016-17 Premier League campaign with a 2-0 victory against Crystal Palace at Old Trafford.
May 21, 16:56
Joint Chairman of West Ham United David Gold looks on ahead of the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Newcastle United at the Boleyn Ground on May 04, 2013
David Gold: 'Youth players unlikely to break into West Ham United first team'
West Ham United co-chairman David Gold admits that the club's youth players are unlikely to break into the first team in the coming season.
May 21, 13:14
Antonio Valencia celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Middlesbrough and Manchester United on March 19, 2017
Antonio Valencia to captain Manchester United in Europa League final?
A report claims that Manchester United full-back Antonio Valencia will step in to skipper his side against Ajax at the Friends Arena next week.
May 20, 21:17
Chelsea's Nemanja Matic during the FA Cup quarter-final against Manchester United on March 13, 2017
Manchester United to turn attention to Nemanja Matic?
Manchester United will reportedly turn their attention to Chelsea's Nemanja Matic as they look for a holding midfielder during the summer transfer window.
May 20, 10:33
Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea in action during the Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Team News: David de Gea left out of Manchester United's clash against Southampton
Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea is left out of this evening's Premier League match against Southampton at St Mary's.
May 17, 18:51
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick in action during the Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Michael Carrick "desperate" to win Europa League
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick says that he is "desperate" to win the Europa League title this season.
May 10, 14:49
Composite image a comparison has been made between Chelsea Manager Jose Mourinho (L) and Arsenal Manager Arsene Wenger
Preview: Arsenal vs. Manchester United
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Premier League clash between Arsenal and Manchester United from the Emirates Stadium.
May 5, 18:16
Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera in action during his side's FA Cup fifth round clash with Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park on February 19, 2017
Ander Herrera: 'Manchester United captaincy should go to an Englishman'
Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera suggests that he is not yet ready to captain the club, but is "grateful" to have been tipped to take on the role.
May 3, 13:22
Luke Shaw is substituted in Manchester United's match against Sunderland on April 9, 2017
Jose Mourinho plays down defensive injury crisis
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho insists that he has other defensive options available after seeing Luke Shaw and Eric Bailly add to his injury concerns.
Apr 30, 20:16
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: Manchester United injury list "no excuse" to do badly
Michael Carrick believes that Manchester United's lengthy injury list, combined with a tricky and congested fixture schedule, is "no excuse" to do badly.
Apr 29, 13:38
Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba in action during the EFL Cup final against Southampton at Wembley on February 26, 2017
Jose Mourinho rules Paul Pogba out of Swansea City clash
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho confirms that Paul Pogba will be unavailable for Sunday's Premier League match against Swansea City.
Apr 28, 13:56
Marouane Fellaini in action during the Premier League game between Everton and Manchester United on December 4, 2016
Pablo Zabaleta surprised by "crazy" Marouane Fellaini reaction
Manchester City full-back Pablo Zabaleta describes Marouane Fellaini's headbutt on Sergio Aguero as a "crazy" reaction from the Manchester United midfielder.
Apr 28, 13:10
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 with "point gained" in Manchester derby
Michael Carrick says he is happy with a "point gained" by Manchester United at Manchester City, but admits that things were "more difficult when you go down to 10 men".
Apr 27, 22:17
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho watches on during the Premier League clash with Liverpool at Old Trafford on January 15, 2017
Result: Manchester derby at Etihad Stadium finishes goalless
Manchester City and 10-man Manchester United play out a goalless draw in Thursday night's Manchester derby in the Premier League.
Apr 27, 21:56
Gabriel Jesus in action for Manchester City on January 21, 2017
Team News: Gabriel Jesus makes Manchester City bench for derby against Manchester United
Gabriel Jesus returns from injury to make the Manchester City bench ahead of Thursday's Premier League derby against Manchester United at the Etihad Stadium.
Apr 27, 19:10
Luke Shaw and Sergio Aguero in action in the match between Manchester United and Manchester City on October 26, 2016
Preview: Manchester City vs. Manchester United
Sports Mole previews Thursday's Manchester derby between Manchester City and Manchester United in the Premier League.
Apr 26, 17:22
Henrikh Mkhitaryan celebrates with teammates after scoring during the Europa League game between Manchester United and Anderlecht on April 20, 2017
Michael Carrick: 'Manchester United did what we had to'
Michael Carrick is happy to have seen Manchester United make it through to the last eight of the Europa League, even if they did have to do it the hard way.
Apr 20, 23:08
Henrikh Mkhitaryan celebrates with teammates after scoring during the Europa League game between Manchester United and Anderlecht on April 20, 2017
Result: Marcus Rashford sends Manchester United into Europa League semi-finals
Marcus Rashford scores the winner as Manchester United book their spot in the semi-finals of the Europa League with an extra-time victory over Anderlecht.
Apr 20, 22:32
A crotch-focused shot of Zlatan Ibrahimovic
Team News: Zlatan Ibrahimovic back as Manchester United make five changes
Zlatan Ibrahimovic returns to Manchester United's starting lineup to face Anderlecht in one of five changes from last time out.
Apr 20, 19:01
Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera in action during his side's FA Cup fifth round clash with Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park on February 19, 2017
Manchester United to offer new deal to midfielder Ander Herrera?
Manchester United are reportedly ready to offer a new contract to midfielder Ander Herrera as he continues to impress for the club this season.
Apr 19, 12:42
Zlatan Ibrahimovic has a point to make during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Bournemouth on March 4, 2017
Team News: Zlatan Ibrahimovic dropped for Chelsea clash
Zlatan Ibrahimovic is dropped to the bench for Manchester United's Premier League clash with Chelsea at Old Trafford.
Apr 16, 15:02
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: "We should have beaten Anderlecht"
Michael Carrick is frustrated with Manchester United's failure to kill off Anderlecht in Thursday's 1-1 Europa League first-leg draw at the Constant Vanden Stock Stadium.
Apr 13, 22:30
Henrikh Mkhitaryan in action for Manchester United against Hull City on August 27, 2016
Result: Manchester United pegged back in Brussels
Anderlecht come from behind to draw 1-1 with Manchester United in the first leg of their Europa League quarter-final in Brussels.
Apr 13, 21:57
Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford in action during the Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Team News: Three changes for Manchester United ahead of Anderlecht first leg
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho makes three changes to his starting XI ahead of Thursday's Europa League quarter-final first leg at Anderlecht.
Apr 13, 19:13
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick in action during the Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Michael Carrick: 'I won't play for Newcastle United'
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick rules out a future move to hometown club Newcastle United.
Apr 11, 16:54
Manchester United manager David Moyes look on against Bayern Munich in the Champions League quarter final match on April 9, 2014
Michael Carrick: 'Things just didn't work out with David Moyes'
Michael Carrick believes that things "just didn't work" when David Moyes was manager of Manchester United.
Apr 9, 14:45



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