11:41 AM EDT, Fri March 27, 2015

Manchester United maestro Michael Carrick reveals players he admires

The central midfielder hasn't always commanded the respect he deserves, but remains a pivotal figure at Man Utd.
Michael Carrick: Manchester United hero Juan Mata 'a joy to watch'

Michael Carrick: Manchester United hero Juan Mata 'a joy to watch'

Midfielder pays tribute to United's Liverpool matchwinner and believes spell on the sidelines has galvanised Spaniard.
The Guardian Mar 23, 2015
Premier League: 10 talking points from this weekend’s action

Premier League: 10 talking points from this weekend’s action

Loïc Rémy is about to receive his reward, Francis Coquelin continues to impress for Arsenal and Tottenham’s defence remains a concern for Mauricio PochettinoEven as low key, understated midfield janitorial performances go, it was a low key understated showing from Michael Carrick at Anfield. Carrick rarely broke into a run, made no tackles, blocked no shots, completed a routinely excellent 86% of his passes and was robbed by a hard-pressing Liverpool midfield in the buildup to Daniel Sturridge’s goal. And yet Carrick was still a crucial part of United’s win against a quicker, younger...
Michael Carrick signs new Manchester United contract

Michael Carrick signs new Manchester United contract

Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick has signed a new deal to stay at Old Trafford until the end of the 2016 season.
The Guardian Mar 20, 2015
Michael Carrick signs Manchester United contract extension to 2016

Michael Carrick signs Manchester United contract extension to 2016

• Carrick extends Old Trafford deal by one year• Midfielder’s contract was due to run out in June• Radamel Falcao driven to tears by United woes, says friendMichael Carrick has signed a one-year contract extension at Manchester United.Carrick has been one of Louis van Gaal’s best players since he returned from an ankle injury he suffered last summer.
The Busby Babe Mar 20, 2015

Michael Carrick signs contract extension

ONE MORE YEAR! ONE MORE YEAR! United fans have been waiting all season for one particular contract renewal, and we are delighted to announce that it has finally happened. Yes, Michael Carrick, United's premier smooth-passing, deep-lying, opinion-splittingmidfielder, has signed on for another year of the Van Gaal revolution. HURRAH! / BOO! [delete as according to taste] As United's official website reminds us, Carrick has made 376 appearances for the club and scored 23 goals, "most recently netting a technically impressive header during last weekend's 3-0 win over Tottenham Hotspur"....
The Busby Babe Mar 17, 2015

In praise of Michael Carrick, United's best and worst player

Is he brilliant? Is he useless? Is he both? Last Sunday, Michael Carrick returned to the starting line-up with what amounted to a barnstorming performance, in his own sort of a way. Manchester United decided that passing forward, quickly, was fun again, and Carrick joined in with a cute through ball for the first goal, an unlikely header for the second, and much tidiness for the rest of the game. This was good. This was, also, slightly sad. Not in itself something to be miserable about, no, but we'll get to that. First, let's get general. There is Manchester United the football team: a...
The Guardian Mar 16, 2015
Michael Carrick: Manchester United can pip champions City to second

Michael Carrick: Manchester United can pip champions City to second

• Midfielder confident of catching Manuel Pellegrini’s men in Premier League• United are now just two points behind champions• Rooney boxes clever to deliver Tottenham KO• Burnley dent Manchester City title hopesMichael Carrick believes Manchester United are capable of catching Manchester City and beating them to second place in the Premier League.Carrick, who made a first league start for two months against Tottenham Hotspur at the weekend following a calf injury, scored United’s second in 3-0 win, including a first with his head for the club. And, following City’s 1-0 defeat...

Michael Carrick: Manchester United aiming to finish second

Victory over Tottenham means The Reds are just two points behind Manchester City in the Premier League table with nine games to go.
Opinion: Michael Carrick gives Man Utd's sterile domination a cutting edge

Opinion: Michael Carrick gives Man Utd's sterile domination a cutting edge

Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick was the catalyst for the Reds' higher tempo during their win over Tottenham at Old Trafford, says Rob Dawson.
Daily Mail Mar 16, 2015

Michael Carrick is Manchester United's main man, static City made to pay by Burnley and Jose Mourinho proved wrong

TEN THINGS WE LEARNED: How key Michael Carrick is to Man United, how City's star-studded squad are non-movers and the stats that blow Jose Mourinho's conspiracy theory apart.
Daily Mail Mar 15, 2015

Manchester United 3-0 Tottenham: Marouane Fellaini, Michael Carrick and Wayne Rooney's first-half strikes sink Spurs

IAN LADYMAN AT OLD TRAFFORD: Marouane Fellaini, Michael Carrick and Wayne Rooney struck within 34 minutes for Manchester United and Tottenham couldn't drag themselves off the canvas.
The Journal Mar 3, 2015
Is he one of Newcastle's biggest misses? Michael Carrick reveals how he turned down Magpies

Is he one of Newcastle's biggest misses? Michael Carrick reveals how he turned down Magpies

Manchester United and England star Michael Carrick was a boyhood Newcastle United fan but, like Alan Shearer, turned the Magpies down

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