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 896 articles about Michael Carrick. Articles 1 to 40:
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
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 'open talks with Michael Carrick over new contract'
Manchester United reportedly open talks with midfielder Michael Carrick about a new contract.
Apr 5, 21:13
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick in action during the Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Manchester United's Michael Carrick: 'Point against Everton nowhere near enough'
Michael Carrick says that sneaking a draw against Everton is "nowhere near enough" for Manchester United.
Apr 5, 11:45
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho watches on during his side's FA Cup fifth round clash with Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park on February 19, 2017
Jose Mourinho slams 'inconsistent' Manchester United attackers
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho questions the consistency of his attacking players after they were held to a 0-0 draw by West Bromwich Albion at Old Trafford.
Apr 1, 19:34
Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford in action during his side's FA Cup third round clash with Reading at Old Trafford on January 7, 2017
Team News: Marcus Rashford up front for Manchester United
Marcus Rashford starts up front for Manchester United as they welcome West Bromwich Albion to Old Trafford.
Apr 1, 14:02
Eric Dier in action during the Premier League game between Southampton and Tottenham Hotspur on December 28, 2016
Report: Jose Mourinho backed to bring Eric Dier to Old Trafford
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho remains a fan of Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Eric Dier and will make a formal approach for him in the summer, a report claims.
Mar 28, 22:59
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick in action during the Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Bryan Robson: 'Michael Carrick deserves another year at Manchester United'
Michael Carrick warrants another new contract at Manchester United to take him into a 12th year with the club, according to Bryan Robson.
Mar 25, 13:25
Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic reacts after scoring during the Premier League clash with Liverpool at Old Trafford on January 15, 2017
Jose Mourinho: Manchester United squad lacks "super personalities"
Jose Mourinho admits that having Zlatan Ibrahimovic at Man United is important not just for his ability on the field but also for his personality in the dressing room.
Mar 20, 20:59
Sir Alex Ferguson watches on from the stands
Sir Alex Ferguson to return as Manchester United boss
Legendary boss Sir Alex Ferguson will manage Manchester United in Michael Carrick's testimonial in June.
Mar 20, 11:33
Jose Mourinho watches on during the FA Cup quarter-final between Chelsea and Manchester United on March 13, 2017
Jose Mourinho "super happy" with victory
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho hails his players following Sunday's 3-1 win over Middlesbrough in the Premier League.
Mar 19, 15:31
Middlesbrough goalkeeper Victor Valdes receives treatment after picking up a cut to his leg during the Premier League clash with Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium on November 5, 2016
Team News: Multiple changes for Middlesbrough, Manchester United
Middlesbrough and Manchester United make four and seven changes respectively ahead of Sunday's Premier League meeting at the Riverside Stadium.
Mar 19, 11:07
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick in action during the Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Michael Carrick: 'Chelsea have respect of Manchester United'
Michael Carrick admits that Chelsea deserve "respect" for their charge towards the title this season, but believes that Manchester United "are getting closer to them".
Mar 12, 11:46
Sergio Romero of Manchester United gestures during the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Manchester United at Villa Park on August 14, 2015 in Birmingham, United Kingdom.
Team News: Seven changes for Manchester United at Rostov
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho makes seven changes to his starting XI ahead of their Europa League last-16 first leg at Russian side Rostov.
Mar 9, 17:05
Kevin Strootman in action during the Serie A game between Roma and Milan on December 12, 2016
Report: Manchester United want Kevin Strootman
A report claims that Manchester United want to sign Roma midfielder Kevin Strootman at the end of the season.
Mar 6, 14:22
Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney in action during the Premier League clash with Liverpool at Old Trafford on January 15, 2017
Team News: Wayne Rooney, Luke Shaw handed Manchester United starts
Wayne Rooney and Luke Shaw are surprise inclusions in Manchester United's starting lineup for the visit of Bournemouth to Old Trafford.
Mar 4, 11:32
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho watches on during his side's EFL Cup final with Southampton at Wembley on February 26, 2017
Preview: Manchester United vs. Bournemouth
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between newly-crowned EFL Cup champions Manchester United and struggling Bournemouth at Old Trafford.
Mar 2, 22:07
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 not ruling out move to Chinese Super League
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick refuses to rule out the possibility of a move to the Chinese Super League despite saying that he wants to retire at the top.
Mar 2, 18:32
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick in action during the Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Manchester United announce plans for Michael Carrick testimonial
Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard is among the names confirmed to take part in Michael Carrick's Old Trafford testimonial later this year.
Mar 2, 14:35
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: 'Winning EFL Cup all that matters'
Michael Carrick admits that Manchester United 'were not at their best' in the EFL Cup final meeting with Southampton, but is delighted to have got the job done.
Feb 26, 19:08
Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney in action during his side's FA Cup third round clash with Reading at Old Trafford on January 7, 2017
Wayne Rooney to be in Manchester United squad for EFL Cup final
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho reveals that Wayne Rooney will return to the squad for Sunday's EFL Cup final against Southampton at Wembley.
Feb 24, 14:13
Manchester United winger Henrikh Mkhitaryan in action during the Premier League clash with Liverpool at Old Trafford on January 15, 2017
Henrikh Mkhitaryan ruled out of EFL Cup final
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho confirms that Henrikh Mkhitaryan will miss Sunday's EFL Cup final against Southampton through injury.
Feb 24, 14:09
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho watches on during his side's FA Cup fifth round clash with Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park on February 19, 2017
Preview: Southampton vs. Manchester United
Sports Mole previews Sunday's League Cup final between Southampton and Manchester United at Wembley.
Feb 24, 14:05
Manchester United winger Henrikh Mkhitaryan in action during his side's FA Cup fifth round clash with Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park on February 19, 2017
Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Michael Carrick doubtful for League Cup final
Jose Mourinho confirms that Michael Carrick and Henrikh Mkhitaryan are likely to miss the League Cup final through injury.
Feb 22, 20:58
Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic celebrates after scoring during his side's Europa League clash with Saint-Etienne at Old Trafford on February 16, 2017
Team News: Zlatan Ibrahimovic starts for Manchester United
Zlatan Ibrahimovic returns to the Manchester United lineup for the second leg of their Europa League last-32 clash with Saint-Etienne at the Stade Geoffroy Guichard.
Feb 22, 15:59
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick in action during the Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Paul Scholes wants Michael Carrick extension
Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes urges Jose Mourinho to hand Michael Carrick another one-year deal at Old Trafford.
Feb 21, 16:58
Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney in action during the Premier League clash with Liverpool at Old Trafford on January 15, 2017
Wayne Rooney takes part in Manchester United training ahead of Europa League tie
Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney returns to training after missing the last four games.
Feb 21, 11:38
Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney in action during the Premier League clash with Liverpool at Old Trafford on January 15, 2017
Wayne Rooney doubtful for EFL Cup final due to tooth surgery?
Jose Mourinho reveals that he "does not know" whether Wayne Rooney will be fit to feature against Southampton, having reportedly undergone a root canal operation.
Feb 20, 22:09
Toni Kroos in action during the Champions League final between Real Madrid and Atletico Madrid on May 28, 2016
Paul Scholes urges Manchester United to target Toni Kroos
Paul Scholes believes that Toni Kroos could be the missing piece for Manchester United, describing him as the "best in the world" in his deep-lying position.
Feb 17, 20:56
Henrikh Mkhitaryan in action for Manchester United against Hull City on August 27, 2016
Team News: David de Gea, Henrikh Mkhitaryan miss out for Manchester United
Jose Mourinho rests David de Gea and Henrikh Mkhitaryan for Manchester United's Europa League clash with Saint-Etienne.
Feb 16, 19:02
Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney in action during the Premier League clash with Liverpool at Old Trafford on January 15, 2017
Wayne Rooney, Michael Carrick have 'little muscular problems'
Wayne Rooney and Michael Carrick will both miss Manchester United's Europa League last-32 first leg with Saint-Etienne due to "little muscular problems".
Feb 15, 13:40
Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney in action during the Premier League clash with Liverpool at Old Trafford on January 15, 2017
Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney misses training ahead of Europa League tie
Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney misses training ahead of Thursday's Europa League tie against Saint-Etienne.
Feb 15, 12:50



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