Michael Carrick

Born: July 28, 1981 (age 36)

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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Daley Blind mounts Romelu Lukaku during the Premier League game between Swansea City and Manchester United on August 19, 2017
Ryan Giggs: 'Manchester United will be very tough to stop'
Ryan Giggs believes that rival sides face a tricky task attempting to stop Manchester United lifting the league title following his former side's impressive start.
15:14
Paul Pogba celebrates with Anthony Martial and Daley Blind after scoring during the Premier League game between Manchester United and West Ham United on August 13, 2017
Preview: Swansea City vs. Manchester United
Sports Mole previews Saturday lunchtime's Premier League meeting between Swansea City and Manchester United at the Liberty Stadium.
Aug 17, 14:30
Michael Carrick celebrates scoring during his testimonial match on June 4, 2017
Michael Carrick happy to bide his time for first-team chance
Michael Carrick believes that he will get plenty of chances to play a part for Manchester United this season, despite missing out on the club's first two outings.
Aug 16, 13:21
Michael Carrick celebrates scoring during his testimonial match on June 4, 2017
Michael Carrick backs "fantastic" Henrikh Mkhitaryan
Manchester United captain Michael Carrick tips "fantastic player" Henrikh Mkhitaryan to play "a big part" for the Red Devils this season.
Aug 8, 17:32
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 captain Michael Carrick: 'Nemanja Matic knows the English way'
Manchester United captain Michael Carrick praises "terrific" Nemanja Matic following the midfielder's arrival from Chelsea.
Aug 7, 19:48
A general view of Old Trafford is seen prior to the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Aston Villa at Old Trafford on April 4, 2015
Quinton Fortune: 'Nemanja Matic is a fantastic addition'
Former Manchester United midfielder Quinton Fortune believes that the addition of Nemanja Matic could help the club win the Premier League title this season.
Aug 3, 19:30
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho watches on from the stands ahead of his side's Premier League clash with Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium on November 6, 2016
Result: Nemanja Matic makes debut in Manchester United win
Manchester United end their preparations for the new campaign with a 2-1 victory over Italian outfit Sampdoria at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin.
Aug 2, 21:38
Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil pictured together on November 27, 2016
Premier League: Expiring contracts in 2017-18
Find out which players from the Premier League are entering the final 12 months of their contracts.
Aug 1, 11:37
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho watches on from the stands ahead of his side's Premier League clash with Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium on November 6, 2016
Result: Romelu Lukaku nets in comfortable Manchester United win
Marouane Fellaini, Romelu Lukaku and Scott McTominay score the goals as Manchester United record a 3-0 win over Valerenga Fotball in Oslo.
Jul 30, 19:49
Manchester United's Paul Pogba reacts after a missed opportunity against Celta Vigo on May 11, 2017
Jose Mourinho backs Paul Pogba to take on leadership role
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho suggests that he sees Paul Pogba as a future club captain following the departure of Wayne Rooney.
Jul 25, 20:38
A crotch-focused shot of Zlatan Ibrahimovic
Paul Pogba: 'Zlatan Ibrahimovic still a big leader at Manchester United'
Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba reveals that Zlatan Ibrahimovic is still an influential figure around the club, despite being released earlier this summer.
Jul 25, 20:23
Michael Carrick celebrates scoring during his testimonial match on June 4, 2017
Michael Carrick: 'Only title will do for Manchester United'
Michael Carrick says that it is "the league or nothing" for Manchester United next season, having once again fallen well short during the 2016-17 campaign.
Jul 21, 12:24
Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba in action during the Europa League clash with Saint-Etienne at Old Trafford on February 16, 2017
Michael Carrick tips Paul Pogba to succeed him as Manchester United captain
Manchester United captain Michael Carrick believes that Paul Pogba boasts all the qualities required to take on the armband when called upon.
Jul 21, 11:11
Michael Carrick celebrates scoring during his testimonial match on June 4, 2017
Jose Mourinho will not appoint vice-captain for 2017-18 season
Jose Mourinho clarifies that Manchester United will not have a designated vice-captain next season, as he intends to pass the armband around in Michael Carrick's absence.
Jul 16, 12:08
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
Result: Marcus Rashford scores twice in Manchester United rout
Marcus Rashford scores twice as Manchester United begin their pre-season campaign with a 5-2 victory over LA Galaxy at the Stubhub Center.
Jul 16, 04:59
Chelsea's Nemanja Matic during the FA Cup quarter-final against Manchester United on March 13, 2017
Gary Neville urges Manchester United to sign Nemanja Matic
Former Manchester United captain Gary Neville believes that Chelsea midfielder Nemanja Matic would be a good signing for Jose Mourinho to make.
Jul 15, 20:40
Tiemoue Bakayoko and Yaya Toure during the Champions League match between Manchester City and AS Monaco on February 21, 2017
Jose Mourinho 'rules out Tiemoue Bakayoko move'
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho reportedly rules out a move for Monaco midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko in favour of players with Premier League experience.
Jul 12, 13:55
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 named new Manchester United captain
Manchester United confirm that Michael Carrick will take over the club's captaincy from Wayne Rooney for the 2017-18 campaign.
Jul 11, 19:15
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 backs Romelu Lukaku to impress at Manchester United
Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick tips Romelu Lukaku to deliver for the Red Devils next season following his arrival from Everton.
Jul 11, 18:13
Michael Carrick celebrates scoring during his testimonial match on June 4, 2017
Michael Carrick to replace Wayne Rooney as Manchester United captain?
Michael Carrick will take over captaincy duties at Manchester United next season following Wayne Rooney's expected departure to Everton, according to a report.
Jul 6, 17:39
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



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