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 811 articles about Michael Carrick. Articles 1 to 40:
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
Alan Smith pictured in a fetching pink tee in July 2015
Interview: Alan Smith previews England's Euro 2016 campaign
Former Arsenal striker Alan Smith speaks to Sports Mole about England's upcoming campaign at Euro 2016.
Jun 2, 19:24
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.
Paddy Crerand: 'Michael Carrick has signed new Manchester United deal'
Michael Carrick has signed a new contract with Manchester United, according to club legend Paddy Crerand.
May 30, 21:18
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 "hopeful" of Manchester United stay
Michael Carrick is hoping that new Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho will offer him a fresh contract.
May 29, 21:46
Nemanja Matic of Chelsea in action during a Pre Season Friendly between Chelsea and Fiorentina at Stamford Bridge on August 5, 2015
Nemanja Matic linked with Manchester United switch
Jose Mourinho reportedly earmarks £25m-rated Chelsea midfielder Nemanja Matic as the perfect replacement for Michael Carrick at Manchester United.
May 24, 22:41
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.
Manchester United to offer Michael Carrick new deal?
Michael Carrick is reportedly being offered the chance to extend his stay at Manchester United by Jose Mourinho.
May 24, 16:08
Poland's midfielder Grzegorz Krychowiak scores a goal during the Euro 2016 Group D qualifying football match between Poland and the Republic of Ireland at the Stadion Narodowy in Warsaw on October 11, 2015.
Report: Manchester United to pip Arsenal to signing of Sevilla's Grzegorz Krychowiak
Manchester United are reportedly keen to sign Sevilla midfielder Grzegorz Krychowiak from under the noses of Premier League rivals Arsenal.
May 22, 11:04
Jesse Lingard celebrates his winner during the FA Cup final between Crystal Palace and Manchester United on May 21, 2016
Result: Jesse Lingard stunner sees Manchester United win FA Cup
Jesse Lingard scores a memorable extra-time winner to help Manchester United beat Crystal Palace 2-1 in the 2016 FA Cup final.
May 21, 20:11
Michael Carrick of Manchester United walks with Louis van Gaal Manager of Manchester United after the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur at Old Trafford on August 8, 2015
Michael Carrick joins list of Jose Mourinho supporters?
A report claims that Michael Carrick will reconsider his supposed decision to walk away from Manchester United if Jose Mourinho arrives at Old Trafford.
May 19, 19:24
Wayne Rooney of Manchester United celebrates with Anthony Martial as he scores their first goal against Bournemouth at Old Trafford on May 17, 2016
Result: Wayne Rooney inspires Manchester United to fifth place
Manchester United beat Bournemouth 3-1 in a rearranged final fixture of the 2015-16 Premier League season to nail down fifth place in the table.
May 17, 21:51
Louis van Gaal thinks about Michael Jackson's new song during the Premier League game between West Ham United and Manchester United on May 10, 2016
Team News: Manchester United name same team to face Bournemouth in rearranged fixture
Manchester United name the same lineup for their rearranged Premier League fixture against Bournemouth.
May 17, 19:07
Supporters are evacuated from the abandoned Premier League match between Manchester United and Bournemouth on May 15, 2016
Preview: Manchester United vs. Bournemouth
Sports Mole previews the rearranged Premier League meeting between Manchester United and Bournemouth at Old Trafford.
May 17, 13:12
Marcus Rashford celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Arsenal on February 28, 2016
Marcus Rashford, Andros Townsend in England's provisional Euro 2016 squad
Marcus Rashford, Andros Townsend and Jack Wilshere are named in England's provisional Euro 2016 squad.
May 16, 11:02
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.
Report: Perth Glory want Manchester United's Michael Carrick
A report claims that Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick is a transfer target for Australian A-League side Perth Glory.
May 13, 19:13
Louis van Gaal is ready for his close-up during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United on April 10, 2016
Preview: Manchester United vs. Bournemouth
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Premier League clash between Manchester United and Bournemouth at Old Trafford.
May 13, 17:41
Anthony Martial celebrates scoring with Michael Carrick during the Premier League game between West Ham United and Manchester United on May 10, 2016
Michael Carrick: 'We've let top four slip'
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick admits that his side's 3-2 defeat to West Ham United has seen the top four slip out of their hands.
May 10, 23:27
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.
Manchester United's Michael Carrick: 'We have a job to do'
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick says that his side must concentrate on their own game during the last ever match at Upton Park tonight.
May 10, 10:04
Tottenham Hotspur players celebrate a goal by Harry Kane against Bournemouth on March 20, 2016
Report: Tottenham Hotspur will not sell key players
A report claims that Tottenham Hotspur will not consider any offers for their key players during the summer.
May 3, 11:58
Antonio Valencia of Manchester United during the Capital One Cup Third Round match between Manchester United and Ipswich Town at Old Trafford on September 23, 2015 in Manchester, England.
Team News: Antonio Valencia comes in for Manchester United, Leicester City unchanged
Antonio Valencia comes into the Manchester United team for Sunday's Premier League clash against league leaders Leicester City.
May 1, 13:09
David De Gea answers a personal question during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Crystal Palace on April 20, 2016
Louis van Gaal: 'David de Gea has never been a Premier League winner'
Louis van Gaal makes a blunder by claiming that Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea has never been a Premier League champion, despite winning it in 2013.
Apr 29, 17:27
Marouane Fellaini of Manchester United during the UEFA Champions League Qualifying Round Play Off First Leg match between Manchester United and Club Brugge at Old Trafford on August 18, 2015 in Manchester, England.
Team News: Marouane Fellaini, Marcos Rojo back for Manchester United
Marouane Fellaini and Marcos Rojo return for Manchester United's FA Cup semi-final with Everton.
Apr 23, 16:22
Wayne Rooney of Manchester United scores their third goal during the Premier League match against Newcastle United at St James' Park on January 12, 2016
Team News: Wayne Rooney, Marouane Fellaini start for United
Wayne Rooney and Marouane Fellaini are in the Manchester United starting XI for the visit of Aston Villa.
Apr 16, 14:03
David de Gea is loving life during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Stoke on February 2, 2016
Michael Carrick heaps praise on Man United teammate David de Gea after FA Cup win
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick singles out the performance of David de Gea in the Red Devils' FA Cup quarter-final replay win at West Ham United.
Apr 13, 21:44
Marouane Fellaini celebrates scoring during the FA Cup replay between West Ham United and Manchester United on April 13, 2016
Result: Manchester United secure place in FA Cup semi-finals
Manchester United are through to the FA Cup semi-finals with a 2-1 victory over West Ham United at Upton Park.
Apr 13, 20:54

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