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Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick gives view of workload under Jose Mourinho

Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick gives view of workload under Jose Mourinho

Michael Carrick started the season on the sidelines at Man Utd but has become a key part of Jose Mourinhos team.
The Sun Jan 15, 2017

Nemanja Matic is on Manchester United’s radar as Jose Mourinho needs replacement for Everton new boy Morgan Schneiderlin and veteran star Michael Carrick

NEMANJA MATIC is reportedly a shock target for Jose Mourinho. Chelsea‘s Serbian midfielder Matic interests his ex-Blues boss as Manchester United need to replace Everton new boy Morgan Schneiderlin and veteran Michael Carrick. But it could thrust United into a double transfer battle with Chelsea this summer. Keep up to date with ALL the football news, […]
The Busby Babe Jan 15, 2017
Marcos Rojo starts as United host Liverpool

Marcos Rojo starts as United host Liverpool

Marcos Rojo returns to the centre of United’s defence against Liverpool. The teams are out for today’s encounter between Manchester United and Liverpool at Old Trafford. There are no surprises in the United lineup, though it’s good to see Marcos Rojo back after a short layoff. He partners Phil Jones in the centre of defence, with Chris Smalling made to settle for a place on the bench. Antonio Valencia and Matteo Darmian are the full-backs. Michael Carrick starts at the base of a midfield also containing Ander Herrera and Paul Pogba; Anthony Martial and Henrikh Mkhitaryan are preferred...
ESPN FC Jan 13, 2017

Paul Pogba has 'charisma, ambition' to be Man United captain - Mourinho

The Exploding Heads preview the huge game between Man United and Liverpool, but is it a season-defining fixture? Jose Mourinho has billed Paul Pogba as a future Manchester United captain after seeing the 89 million world-record signing overcome his slow start at Old Trafford to become a pivotal figure in the team. Pogba, 23, has produced a series of dominant performances in recent weeks, and formed a productive partnership with forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic, as United have built a nine-game winning run in all competitions. And with 35-year-old Michael Carrick serving as vice-captain to...
The Sun Jan 13, 2017

Michael Carrick is key to Manchester United’s turnaround and is the shield that has allowed Paul Pogba to thrive

AT the start of the season Manchester United’s pressing problem was how to get higher up the pitch. They were too deep, too passive and not attacking enough. It all made wins hard to come by. Look at the average position pitch map for when United lost to Manchester City 2-1 in September and see […]
the Guardian Jan 12, 2017

Manchester United still making up for Louis van Gaal’s expensive lost time | Paul Wilson

Few of the former manager’s costly signings succeeded at Old Trafford and many, like the Everton-bound Morgan Schneiderlin, soon found their careers in limboOne has to feel a little bit sorry for Morgan Schneiderlin somewhere along the line, even if the basic reason his move to Manchester United did not work out was because he could not prove himself a better midfield option than the 35-year-old Michael Carrick.United splurging all that money on Paul Pogba did not help either, though even with the world’s most expensive player in the lineup this season Carrick has still been getting the...
Daily Mail Jan 9, 2017

Michael Carrick still has the fitness and stamina to stay at Manchester United while Joey Barton plays his first game for four months - 10 THINGS WE LEARNED

The FA Cup took centre stage this weekend as Premier League and Championship sides entered the world's oldest cup competition. RALPH ELLIS has studied all the statistics from the weekend
The Sun Jan 5, 2017

Manchester United news: Jose Mourinho ready to offer Michael Carrick a new deal at Old Trafford for another year

JOSE Mourinho is ready to offer Michael Carrick a new Manchester United contract, SunSport understands. The United chief has informed club chiefs he wants to extend the 35-year-olds £80,000-a-week deal for another 12-months. Keep up to date with ALL the Manchester United news, gossip, transfers and goals on our club page plus fixtures, results and […]
ESPN FC Jan 4, 2017

Jose Mourinho must find adequate Michael Carrick replacement at United

The ESPN FC crew discuss whether Manchester Uniteds early season form will cost them. Last summer, Michael Carrick signed a one-year contract extension at Manchester United to keep him at the club until June 2017. With the January transfer window open and no new contract on the table, Carrick is now free to talk to other clubs about a move on a free transfer at the end of this season. Ahead of Manchester Uniteds 2-1 win over Middlesbrough on New Years Eve, club legend Gary Neville spoke to prematch diners at Hotel Football about a range of issues relating to the club and the topic...
Marcus Rashford the difference for Manchester United vs West Ham says Michael Carrick

Marcus Rashford the difference for Manchester United vs West Ham says Michael Carrick

Man Utd youngster Marcus Rashford was a second half sub against West Ham and set up the opening goal for Juan Mata.
The Sun Jan 3, 2017

Michael Carrick yet to be offered new Manchester United deal leaving him free to speak with other clubs

MICHAEL CARRICK is still waiting for Manchester United to offer him a new contract – six weeks after Jose Mourinho said he wanted him to stay for another year. Carrick’s current deal runs out at the end of the season and United boss Mourinho admitted in November he was keen to keep the midfielder at […]
The Busby Babe Jan 2, 2017
José Mourinho makes 5 changes for West Ham clash

José Mourinho makes 5 changes for West Ham clash

Jones, Rojo, Darmian, Carrick and Lingard all return to United’s starting lineup. The teams are out for Manchester United’s visit to West Ham, and José Mourinho has made five changes to the side that saw off Middlesbrough on New Year’s Eve. Michael Carrick returns to the midfield with the captain’s armband, while Phil Jones and Marcos Rojo are in for Eric Bailly and Chris Smalling in the heart of defence. Matteo Darmian is also given a start, with Daley Blind failing to make the matchday squad. The fifth and final change comes in attack, where Jesse Lingard is preferred to...
Manchester United line-up vs West Ham includes Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Michael Carrick

Manchester United line-up vs West Ham includes Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Michael Carrick

Man Utd team news vs West Ham includes a start for Zlatan Ibrahimovic and a return for Michael Carrick.
The Sun Jan 1, 2017

Manchester United will be without Wayne Rooney and Daley Blind for trip to West Ham but welcome the return of Michael Carrick

JOSE MOURINHO will be without captain Wayne Rooney for a further match, while Michael Carrick returns to the squad for the trip to West Ham on Monday. England’s all-time record goalscorer has missed the last two games with a thigh injury, and will likely return to the side when they face Reading in the FA […]
the Guardian Jan 1, 2017

West Ham United v Manchester United: match preview

Manchester United head to the London Stadium on the back of five straight victories and unbeaten in their last 12 matches. How José Mourinho would love to continue 2017 in a similar veinwith a sixth. However, he will be without Eric Bailly, who has joined up with his Ivory Coast team-mates before the Africa Cup of Nations while Michael Carrick and Wayne Rooney are both doubts. West Ham, who lost at Leicester City on Saturday, could be without captain Mark Noble. Ben FisherKick-off 5.15pm

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