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Michael Carrick would find it 'very difficult' to play for Newcastle United - or anyone else

Michael Carrick would find it 'very difficult' to play for Newcastle United - or anyone else

Michael Carrick is undecided about his Manchester United future but his feelings on it will not make great reading for Newcastle fans
The Busby Babe Nov 30, 2016

Wayne Rooney and Henrikh Mkhitaryan return for Manchester United

Anthony Martial is also recalled for United's League Cup game against West Ham. Following Sunday's disappointing 1-1 draw against West Ham, Wayne Rooney, Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Anthony Martial have been restored to Manchester United's starting lineup to play the same opposition. We expect Rooney to take up a central position with Mkhitaryan and Martial to the right and left respectively. Zlatan Ibrahimovic continues up front. Behind them, Michael Carrick will do his passing thing and Ander Herrera will do his running around thing. Paul Pogba is suspended for this one. As is Jose Mourinho,...
The Sun Nov 28, 2016

Manchester United stall on offering Michael Carrick a new deal leaving Reds star free to open talks with other clubs in January transfer window

MANCHESTER UNITED are yet to offer Michael Carrick a new deal, with no talks scheduled with his representatives, SunSport understands. Carrick, 35 is out of contract next summer and free to sign a pre-contract with a European club in January. The midfielder missed United’s draw at home to West Ham with a muscle injury and […]
The Busby Babe Nov 27, 2016

Manchester United vs West Ham United team news: Schweinsteiger and Mkhitaryan named as substitutes

The team news is in for today’s Premier League clash at Old Trafford After months in exile, Bastian Schweinsteiger has been recalled to the Manchester United first-team matchday squad to face West Ham United today. With Michael Carrick ruled out through injury, Ander Herrera partners Paul Pogba in central midfield, with Schweinsteiger on the bench for the first time this season. Despite stellar performances against Fenerbahce in the Europa League this week, there’s no starting place for either Henrikh Mkhitaryan or Wayne Rooney; both will have to content themselves with a place among...
The Guardian Nov 24, 2016

Wayne Rooney rolls back years to help Manchester United hit right note

For the first time in a long time Wayne Rooney was Manchester United’s main inspiration as they found an attacking formula that clicked against FeyenoordNever mind the novelty of seeing Henrikh Mkhitaryan on Manchester United’s wing, the sights that had Old Trafford rubbing its eyes in disbelief were a third game in a row for Michael Carrick and what looked suspiciously like Wayne Rooney proving his critics wrong.The latter may have his limitations as a wedding pianist but here was evidence he can still lead defenders a merry dance. José Mourinho has taken a lot of stick this season for...
The Busby Babe Nov 24, 2016

Jose Mourinho rings the changes as Manchester United face Feyenoord

Wayne Rooney and Henrikh Mkhitaryan both start in a must-not-lose fixture. It's a game that Manchester United cannot afford to lose, yet Jose Mourinho is feeling confident enough to make six ch— HENRIKH MKHITARYAN STARTS!!! —anges from Saturday's game against Arsenal. The most concerning comes in goal, where Sergio Romero is preferred to David de Gea. Perhaps the Spaniard needs a rest. Ahead of him, Phil Jones and Antonio Valencia keep their place, and will be joi— HE STARTS!!! MKHITARYAN STARTS!!! —ned by the recalled Daley Blind and Luke Shaw. In midfield, Michael Carrick and Paul...
The Sun Nov 21, 2016

Michael Carrick reveals which Manchester United star has a ‘terrible’ taste in music and what the atmosphere is like in the dressing room

MICHAEL CARRICK did not hold back when giving his opinion on the music played in Manchester United’s dressing room these days. The experienced midfielder joined the Red Devils in 2006 and in his eyes the tunes have gone down hill since he has been at the club. Carrick welcomes diversity in the dressing room after […]
The Sun Nov 21, 2016

Manchester United news: Michael Carrick to be handed new one-year contract as Jose Mourinho ‘has always loved him’

MICHAEL CARRICK is set to be offered a new one-year contract at Manchester United. The midfielder’s deal at United ends this summer, but manager Jose Mourinho wants to keep the 35-year-old at United for another year – as he believes he gets the best out of Paul Pogba. Mourinho said: “Michael is 35 years old and it […]
The Sun Nov 20, 2016

Manchester United’s forgotten man Michael Carrick is set to be offered a new contract after giving Paul Pogba the freedom to flourish

IT was only his second league start of the season but Michael Carrick has suddenly become the key to United’s immediate future under Jose Mourinho. The boss is just sad that he did not get the chance to work with the 35-year-old midfielder ten years ago. But Carrick’s performance against Arsenal will earn him a […]
The Guardian Nov 20, 2016

José Mourinho encouraged by Paul Pogba’s form in draw against Arsenal

• Manchester United manager believes midfielder is more confident• Mourinho suggests Michael Carrick will be offered new one-year dealJosé Mourinho believes Paul Pogba is finding his best form for Manchester United after the midfielder particularly impressed in their draw with Arsenal. The world-record £92.5m signing struggled in the opening phase of the season but he was a pivotal part of a display in a game United were unfortunate not to win.Pogba was involved in Juan Mata’s fine 68th-minute opener and, despite the disappointment of Olivier Giroud’s headed equaliser 60 seconds...
Manchester United boss Mourinho reveals plan for Michael Carrick's future

Manchester United boss Mourinho reveals plan for Michael Carrick's future

Man Uniteds veteran midfielder has only started five matches but it is all part of keeping him at Old Trafford
The Guardian Nov 18, 2016

History is against Arsenal but defiant Wenger paints optimistic picture | Amy Lawrence

The Gunners have not enjoyed their recent meetings with Manchester United at Old Trafford and their mindset has to be right on SaturdayThe last visit to Old Trafford left Arsène Wenger stern faced, forced to admit to feeling like a “bitter loser” as he strained to summon an explanation for a deep disappointment. It was not easy to digest a flaky performance that would be pivotal in the hunt for the Premier League title. From a position to breathe down Leicester City’s necks, Arsenal ended up choking. Related: Michael Carrick: Manchester United’s ageing but invaluable cog | Jonathan...
The Guardian Nov 18, 2016

Michael Carrick: Manchester United’s ageing but invaluable cog | Jonathan Wilson

José Mourinho should wise up, the pass master may be 35 but knows how to protect a jittery back four while his demeanour calms the entire team – attributes United may need at home against Arsenal on SaturdayHistory can turn on the seemingly least consequential of events. On 12 April 2015 Manchester United were leading Manchester City 4-1 at Old Trafford with three minutes remaining when Michael Carrick rolled an ankle on the touchline and limped off. Sergio Agüero pulled a goal back for City but of far more significance was that Carrick was ruled out for the rest of the season.It was...
Manchester United star Michael Carrick playing for his future vs Arsenal

Manchester United star Michael Carrick playing for his future vs Arsenal

Michael Carrick has won everything with Manchester United but could extend his Old Trafford future in the fixture vs Arsenal.
Michael Carrick's Manchester United warning to title pacesetters

Michael Carrick's Manchester United warning to title pacesetters

Man United are off the pace in the title race but midfielder Michael Carrick believes theyll still have a big say in the battle

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