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Michael Carrick Biography

Michael Carrick is an English footballer who plays as a midfielder for Manchester United. Carrick began his career at West Ham United, with the youth program in 1997 and went on to win the FA Youth Cup two years later. During his term with the club, he was loaned off twice, once to Swindon Town and another time to Birmingham City. He was voted into the PFA First Division Team of the Year in 2003. He has made more than 150 appearances for the Hammers but subsequently moved to rival club Tottenham Hotspur for a fee believed to be around £3.5 million. He played in 75 matches for the Spurs, scoring only twice. Following this, he transferred to Manchester United in 2006 for £18 million. In the very first season as a Red Devil, he made 50 appearances. He was a key member of the team that won the Premier League in 2006–07, their first title success in four years. In 2008, he was part of the team that won the 2008 Champions League final. He won his first League Cup medal in 2009. He has made more than 300 Premier League appearances and played in 50 UEFA Champions League games as of April 2011.
Basic Player Info
Full Name Michael Carrick
Nationality England
Position Midfielder
Current Club Manchester United
Shirt Number 16
Career
Clubs
Manchester United Aug 2006 - Present
Tottenham Aug 2004 - Aug 2006
West Ham Apr 2000 - Aug 2004
West Ham Jul 1998 - Oct 1999
Birmingham City Feb 2000 - Mar 2000
Swindon Town Oct 1999 - Dec 1999
National
England Jan 2001 - Dec 2015
Stats
Clubs
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Manchester United
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2017/2018 League Cup 1 0 0 0 0 90
2016/2017 Premier League 23 0 0 2 0 1600
UEFA Europa League 7 0 0 1 0 465
League Cup 5 1 0 0 0 404
FA Cup 2 0 1 0 0 168
Community Shield 1 0 0 0 0 61
2015/2016 Premier League 28 0 0 4 0 1973
FA Cup 5 0 0 2 0 406
UEFA Champions League 4 0 1 0 0 247
UEFA Europa League 4 0 0 0 0 294
League Cup 1 0 0 0 0 120
2014/2015 Premier League 18 1 2 1 0 1457
FA Cup 2 0 0 0 0 134
2013/2014 Premier League 29 1 0 5 0 2411
UEFA Champions League 7 0 0 1 0 630
League Cup 3 0 0 0 0 201
Community Shield 1 0 0 0 0 90
2012/2013 Premier League 36 1 4 3 0 3044
UEFA Champions League 5 1 0 1 0 450
FA Cup 5 0 1 0 0 270
2011/2012 Premier League 30 2 3 4 0 2514
UEFA Champions League 4 0 0 3 0 360
UEFA Europa League 3 0 0 1 0 188
FA Cup 2 0 0 0 0 180
League Cup 1 0 0 0 0 90
Community Shield 1 0 0 0 0 46
2010/2011 Premier League 28 0 0 1 0 1973
UEFA Champions League 11 0 1 1 0 977
FA Cup 3 0 0 0 0 270
Community Shield 1 0 0 0 0 80
League Cup 1 0 0 0 0 90
2009/2010 Premier League 30 2 2 1 0 2112
UEFA Champions League 8 1 0 1 2 501
League Cup 5 1 0 0 0 388
Community Shield 1 0 0 0 0 120
2008/2009 Premier League 28 4 8 3 0 2040
UEFA Champions League 9 0 0 0 0 806
FA Cup 3 0 0 0 0 236
Community Shield 1 0 0 0 0 54
2007/2008 Premier League 31 2 0 2 0 2200
UEFA Champions League 12 0 0 1 0 1016
2006/2007 Premier League 33 3 0 2 0 2511
UEFA Champions League 12 2 0 1 0 1030
Total 445 22 23 41 2 34297
Tottenham
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National
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England
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2016 France EC Qualification 1 0 0 0 0 90
2014 Brazil WC Qualification Europe 6 0 0 0 0 386
2010 South Africa WC Qualification Europe 1 0 0 0 0 90
2008 Austria/Switzerland EC Qualification 3 0 0 0 0 186
2006 Germany World Cup 1 0 0 0 0 90
Total 12 0 0 0 0 842

Michael Carrick Latest News & Articles

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Comparing Manchester United's current squad with their last title winning one
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Reports: Manchester United enquire about Leander Dendoncker
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Reports: Manchester United to make a move for £40m-rated Bayern Munich midfielder
Reports: Manchester United to make a move for £40m-rated Bayern Munich midfielder
Jose Mourinho had said that he has two more signings lined up and this could be one of them.
Reports: Juventus set to sign Manchester United's top target
Reports: Juventus set to sign Manchester United's top target
Manchester United have been linked with the Serb for months and seem set to miss out on him as the Italian giants swoop in.
5 players who moved from Tottenham Hotspur to Manchester
5 players who moved from Tottenham Hotspur to Manchester
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Reports: Manchester United identify Bundesliga midfielder as Michael Carrick's replacement
Reports: Manchester United identify Bundesliga midfielder as Michael Carrick's replacement
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EPL 2016/17, Arsenal 2-0 Manchester United: Player Ratings
Granit Xhaka and Danny Welbeck scored goals in the second half to secure an important win.
EPL 2016/17, Manchester City 0-0 Manchester United: Player Ratings
EPL 2016/17, Manchester City 0-0 Manchester United: Player Ratings
The Manchester derby ended in acrimonious circumstances as Marouane Fellaini was shown a red card for a headbutt.
UEFA Europa League 2016/17: Manchester United 2-1 Anderlecht (3-2 agg), 5 Talking Points
UEFA Europa League 2016/17: Manchester United 2-1 Anderlecht (3-2 agg), 5 Talking Points
Manchester United progress to the semi-final of the Europa League after a winner by Marcus Rashford in extra time.
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