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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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 has been selected ahead of Phil Jones for Manchester United's Europa League final against Ajax, while Sergio Romero keeps his place in goal.
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
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



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