Michael Carrick

Born: July 28, 1981 (age 34)

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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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: Newcastle United plot summer move for Manchester United's Michael Carrick
Newcastle United could reportedly try to sign Michael Carrick for free in the summer should he not be offered a new contract by Manchester United.
Feb 10, 16:33
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.
Manchester United's Michael Carrick 'not giving up' on Champions League spot
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick says that he and his teammates have not given up hope of finishing in the top four this season.
Feb 9, 12:08
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: Michael Carrick in Manchester United contract talks
A report claims that discussions are underway between Manchester United and veteran midfielder Michael Carrick over a 12-month contract.
Feb 7, 14:26
Louis van Gaal watches on during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Stoke on February 2, 2016
Louis van Gaal confident Manchester United can still challenge for league title
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal believes that his team can still win the Premier League title, as long as they beat Chelsea on Sunday.
Feb 5, 17:47
Juan Mata of Manchester United celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and West Bromwich Albion at Old Trafford on November 7, 2015 in Manchester, England.
Team News: Juan Mata starts against Stoke City
Louis van Gaal picks Juan Mata over Ander Herrera as Manchester United welcome Stoke City.
Feb 2, 19:04
Louis van Gaal and Ryan Giggs look on prior to during the FA Cup fourth-round match between Derby County and Manchester United at iPro Stadium on January 29, 2016
Preview: Manchester United vs. Stoke City
Sports Mole previews Tuesday's Premier League clash between Manchester United and Stoke City at Old Trafford.
Feb 1, 19:58
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 considering Manchester United future?
Experienced midfielder Michael Carrick is reportedly not ruling out a summer move away from Manchester United.
Jan 31, 09:53
Southampton's Dutch manager Ronald Koeman (R) shakes hands with Manchester United's Dutch manager Louis van Gaal ahead of the English Premier League football match between Southampton and Manchester United at St Mary's Stadium in Southampton, southern Eng
Preview: Manchester United vs. Southampton
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between Manchester United and Southampton at Old Trafford.
Jan 21, 15:31
Borussia Dortmund manager Jurgen Klopp and Bayern Munich counterpart Louis van Gaal on February 26, 2011
Preview: Liverpool vs. Manchester United
Sports Mole previews Sunday's highly-anticipated clash between arch rivals Liverpool and Manchester United.
Jan 15, 17:16
Wayne Rooney and Anthony Martial during the game between Manchester United and Swansea on January 2, 2016
Preview: Manchester United vs. Sheffield United
Sports Mole looks ahead to the FA Cup tie between Manchester United and League One side Sheffield United at Old Trafford.
Jan 7, 18:41
Wayne Rooney reacts as Norwich score a second against Manchester United on December 19, 2015
Team News: Wayne Rooney returns to face Chelsea
Louis van Gaal restores Wayne Rooney to the Manchester United starting XI for a crunch clash with Chelsea.
Dec 28, 16:31
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 are trying for Louis van Gaal'
Michael Carrick brands suggestions that the Manchester United players are not giving their all for Louis van Gaal "disrespectful".
Dec 28, 08:39
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 all have to take responsibility"
Manchester United vice-captain Michael Carrick insists that everyone at the club should be blamed for their current woes.
Dec 26, 19:06
Manchester United's Dutch manager Louis van Gaal awaits kick of in the English Premier League football match between Crystal Palace and Manchester United at Selhurst Park in south London on October 31, 2015
Manchester United squad ask Louis van Gaal to change methods?
A report claims that the Manchester United squad asked manager Louis van Gaal to change some of his methods during a recent crisis meeting.
Dec 23, 09:53
Juan Mata, Anthony Martial and Michael Carrick of Manchester United show their dejection after conceding second goal to Bournemouth during the Barclays Premier League match between A.F.C. Bournemouth and Manchester United at Vitality Stadium on December 1
Manchester United's Michael Carrick: 'It's been a tough week to take'
Michael Carrick says that he and his Manchester United teammates have found the past week 'tough to take' following their Champions League exit and defeat to Bournemouth.
Dec 14, 10:01
Manchester United's Belgian midfielder Marouane Fellaini (R) celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the English Premier League football match between Bournemouth and Manchester United at the Vitality Stadium in Bournemouth, southern England on De
Half-Time Report: Marouane Fellaini cancels out Junior Stanislas opener
Marouane Fellaini cancels out an early Junior Stanislas goal to ensure that Bournemouth and Manchester United go in level at the break in their Premier League fixture.
Dec 12, 18:17
Manchester United's English defender Cameron Borthwick-Jackson walks on the pitch during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and West Bromwich Albion at Old Trafford stadium in Manchester, north west England, on November 7,
Team News: Cameron Borthwick-Jackson starts for Manchester United at Bournemouth
Manchester United defender Cameron Borthwick-Jackson makes his first start for the club against Bournemouth, as manager Louis van Gaal makes four changes from last week.
Dec 12, 16:36
West Ham United Manager Alan Pardew shouts instructions to his players during the Barclays Premiership match between Bolton Wanderers and West Ham United at The Reebok Stadium on December 9, 2006
On this day: Alan Pardew sacked by West Ham United
On this day in 2006, West Ham United made the decision to part company with manager Alan Pardew after 163 matches in charge.
Dec 11, 06:00
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: Manchester United make three changes for West Ham United, visitors change four
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal makes three changes for his side's clash with West Ham United, as Marouane Fellaini, Jesse Lingard and Morgan Schneiderlin start.
Dec 5, 14:07
Manchester United's English striker Wayne Rooney kicks the ball during the English League Cup third round football match between Manchester United and Ipswich Town at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England on September 23, 2015.
Wayne Rooney, Michael Carrick surprise schoolgirl for lighting ceremony
Wayne Rooney and Michael Carrick make surprise appearances as a local schoolgirl turns on the Christmas lights at Old Trafford.
Dec 2, 23:47
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.
Team News: Michael Carrick returns for Manchester United
Michael Carrick comes into Manchester United's starting lineup for their Premier League match against Leicester City.
Nov 28, 16:36
Manchester United's English striker Wayne Rooney kicks the ball during the English League Cup third round football match between Manchester United and Ipswich Town at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England on September 23, 2015.
Louis van Gaal confirms Wayne Rooney, Anthony Martial fitness
Manchester United duo Wayne Rooney and Anthony Martial overcome illness and injury respectively to be included in tomorrow's squad to face PSV Eindhoven.
Nov 24, 15:33
Anthony Martial of Manchester United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on September 26, 2015 in Manchester, United Kingdom.
Wayne Rooney, Anthony Martial both train for Manchester United
Both Wayne Rooney and Anthony Martial, who missed Saturday's Premier League match at Watford, train for Manchester United ahead of Wednesday's clash with PSV Eindhoven.
Nov 24, 13:50
A general view of the stadium prior to kickoff during the FA Cup Quarter Final match between Manchester United and Arsenal at Old Trafford on March 9, 2015
Preview: Manchester United vs. PSV Eindhoven
Sports Mole previews Wednesday's Champions League Group B match between Manchester United and PSV Eindhoven.
Nov 23, 15:18
Memphis Depay of Manchester United celebrates his team's 3-0 win in the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Sunderland at Old Trafford on September 26, 2015 in Manchester, United Kingdom.
Team News: Memphis Depay starts in attack for Manchester United
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal selects Memphis Depay in attack for his side's Premier League match at Watford.
Nov 21, 11:52
Manchester United's English striker Wayne Rooney kicks the ball during the English League Cup third round football match between Manchester United and Ipswich Town at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England on September 23, 2015.
Manchester United's Wayne Rooney, Anthony Martial out of Watford trip
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal confirms that Anthony Martial and Wayne Rooney will miss Saturday's match against Watford.
Nov 20, 09:56
Juan Mata of Manchester United celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and West Bromwich Albion at Old Trafford on November 7, 2015 in Manchester, England.
Preview: Watford vs. Manchester United
Sports Mole takes a closer look at both sides ahead of Saturday's Premier League meeting between Watford and Manchester United.
Nov 19, 22:08
Wilfried Zaha of Crystal Palace in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Crystal Palace and Hull City at Selhurst Park on April 25, 2015
Roy Hodgson: 'Wilfried Zaha was considered for England squad'
England boss Roy Hodgson reveals that he thought about selecting Crystal Palace winger Wilfried Zaha before opting for Jesse Lingard instead.
Nov 17, 10:26
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 'to avoid lengthy layoff as injury not as bad as first feared'
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick could reportedly return to action in December, despite fears of a lengthy layoff after twisting his ankle on England duty.
Nov 17, 07:25
Supporters flood out of the Stade de France on November 13, 2015
Preview: England vs. France
Sports Mole previews the international friendly between England and France as the teams pay respects to the victims of the terrorist attacks in Paris.
Nov 16, 15:15
Jesse Lingard of Manchester United celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and West Bromwich Albion at Old Trafford on November 7, 2015 in Manchester, England.
Louis van Gaal 'unhappy with Jesse Lingard call-up'
Louis van Gaal has voiced his concerns with Roy Hodgson's decision to name Jesse Lingard in his updated England squad, according to a report.
Nov 15, 12:17
Jesse Lingard of Manchester United celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and West Bromwich Albion at Old Trafford on November 7, 2015 in Manchester, England.
Jesse Lingard called up to England squad, Jamie Vardy ruled out
Jesse Lingard is called up to the England senior squad for the first time ahead of Tuesday's friendly meeting with France, while Jamie Vardy and Michael Carrick drop out.
Nov 15, 10:36
Cristiano Ronaldo of Manchester United celebrates with his team mates after scoring the opening goal; his 100th goal for Manchester United, during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Stoke City at Old Trafford on November 15, 2
OTD: Ton up for Cristiano Ronaldo as Manchester United score five
On this day in 2008, Cristiano Ronaldo scored twice against Stoke City to break the 100-goal barrier at Manchester United in his final season at the club.
Nov 15, 10:00
Roy Hodgson manager of England looks on prior to the UEFA EURO 2016 qualifying Group E match between Lithuania and England at LFF Stadionas on October 12, 2015
Roy Hodgson raises midfield concerns ahead of France friendly
England boss Roy Hodgson raises concerns about the depth of his injury-depleted midfield ahead of the country's friendly fixture with France at Wembley.
Nov 14, 16:26
An injured Michael Carrick of England is stretchered off during the international friendly match between Spain and England at Jose Rico Perez Stadium on November 13, 2015 in Alicante, Spain
England midfielder Michael Carrick picks up ankle injury in Spain friendly
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick picks up an ankle injury during England's international friendly away to Spain, which the hosts won 2-0.
Nov 13, 22:49
Harry Kane of England celebrates after scoring on his debut during the EURO 2016 Qualifier match between England and Lithuania at Wembley Stadium on March 27, 2015
Team News: Harry Kane leads line for England, David de Gea dropped by Spain in Alicante
Harry Kane leads the line for England against Spain, while David de Gea has been dropped from La Roja for their friendly in Alicante.
Nov 13, 18:44
Jesse Lingard of Manchester United celebrates scoring his team's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and West Bromwich Albion at Old Trafford on November 7, 2015 in Manchester, England.
Result: Manchester United clinch win over West Bromwich Albion
Jesse Lingard and Juan Mata score in the second half to hand Manchester United a 2-0 win over West Bromwich Albion.
Nov 7, 16:53
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 midfielder Michael Carrick defends Louis van Gaal's tactics
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick defends manager Louis van Gaal by claiming that the priority not tactics but to win games.
Nov 5, 09:13
Wayne Rooney and Paul Scholes before a Manchester United match against Aston Villa on April 15, 2012.
Michael Carrick unfazed by Paul Scholes's Manchester United opinion
Michael Carrick insists that Manchester United are unconcerned by Paul Scholes's scathing assessments of them as of late.
Nov 5, 01:58
The Manchester United team pose for a group photo prior to the UEFA Champions League Group B match between Manchester United FC and PFC CSKA Moskva at Old Trafford on November 3, 2015
Team News: Three changes for Manchester United, CSKA Moscow in Champions League
Manchester United make three changes ahead of their Champions League Group B clash against CSKA Moscow at Old Trafford.
Nov 3, 18:53
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