Carrick: I want to give Van Gaal selection headache

Michael Carrick is desperate to give Louis van Gaal a selection headache after returning in Manchester United’s Under-21 fixture with […]
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Predicted Manchester United starting XI vs Chelsea

With the huge match with Chelsea just a couple days away now, it’s time to create your own predicted Manchester United Starting XI. And evaluate the others that have been projected already. Angel Di Maria will supposedly be fit and available for this match (more on this) Diego Costa and Loic Remy will both supposedly not be available for Chelsea (more on that here). However, don’t...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Manchester United under Louis van Gaal Needs More Time

When Louis van Gaal came to Old Trafford, fresh from his highly successful third-place finish with Netherlands at the World Cup, he boldly proclaimed that he needed all of three months to get Manchester United reaping the benefits of his system. Well, that three month deadline van Gaal had set for himself is approaching, and it’s becoming clear that it’ll take a little longer...
Via 90Soccer
6 days ago  |  Discuss

West Bromwich Albion v Manchester United: Confirmed lineup

West Bromwich Albion v Manchester United: Confirmed lineup - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Manchester United will face West Bromwich Albion in the Premier League clash at The Hawthorns on Monday. Good news for Red Devils fans and Louis van Gaal is they welcome several of their first team players from injury. Out of those, is England international Michael Carrick, who returns...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Man United news and notes: Rooney, Jones, Di Maria, Carrick

Welcome to the second of our two daily Manchester United news and notes collections. Here’s part one. The international break is almost over. The Red Devils play West Bromwich Albion on Monday night, click here for the television info. -We begin our Man United news and notes with an item from the Daily Mail, Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane says he rejected a move to Manchester...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Man United transfer rumors: Coleman, Alves, Vlaar, Carrick

It’s Sunday which means it’s the time when Premier League transfer rumors and gossip are at their best. So who’s coming and going, and staying at Old Trafford come January? Let’s talk Man United transfer rumors. -Last Sunday in the Daily Express,  via Fox Sports Paper Chase we read: “Manchester United are the favorites to sign Barcelona’s 31-year-old Brazilian full...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Paper Chase: Man United set to move for Villa's Dutch international Ron Vlaar

Liverpool have moved ahead of Arsenal and Tottenham in the race for £9million-rated MK Dons whizz-kid Dele Alli. Barcelona's 31-year-old Brazilian right back Dani Alves wants £250,000 a week to play in the Premier League next season but no clubs are willing to pay those wages. Roy Keane thinks it "might be a few years down the road yet" before Manchester United...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Man United news and notes: Rooney, Rojo, Keane, Carrick

What’s the latest news surrounding the world’s biggest club? Here’s what the internet has been talking about in the last 12 hours pertaining to Manchester United. It’s time for your daily Man United news and notes. -Two Man United news items from The Telegraph “Roy Keane’s much talked about beard has gone!” “Manchester United’s plan to put sponsorship on the back...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Man Utd set to hand injured Michael Carrick new deal

The 33-year-old damaged ligaments in his ankle back in July, and has yet to feature in a competitive match under new boss Louis Van Gaal. However, Carrick is back in light training at Carrington and is expected to return to action after the upcoming international break. The former Tottenham star's current deal is set to expire at the end of the season, but Van Gaal still believes...
Via Pro Sports Daily
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Gossip column: Sterling, Carrick, Toure, Di Maria and Shaw

Raheem SterlingParis St-Germain are reportedly ready to capitalise on Raheem Sterling’s contract hesitancy by offering the 19-year-old striker three times what he earns at Liverpool plus news on Michael Carrick, Toure, Di Maria and more.TRANSFER GOSSIPSterling has scored three goals in 10 appearances for Liverpool this season Paris St-Germain are reportedly ready to capitalise...
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24 days ago  |  Discuss

Man Utd will be without four midfielders this week

Manchester United boss Louis Van Gaal says they won’t have Ander Herrera, Marouane Fellaini, Michael Carrick, and Jesse Lingard this week due to injuries. Van Gaal tells #MUTV four midfielders are injured for Sunderland: Ander Herrera, Marouane Fellaini, Michael Carrick, Jesse Lingard. — Manchester United (@ManUtd) August 22, 2014 {if $ticker->lng_id==1}{else}{"До...
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August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Man United close to buying Nigel de Jong for £8m

Catalan newspaper Sport is reporting that Manchester United are close to signing AC Milan midfielder Nigel De Jong for £8 million. It may seem like a shock move but it actually is probably a response to the Michael Carrick injury. With his absence for the first three months, they need depth at the position. Louis van Gaal wants to make the Dutch World Cup villain a Manchester...
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July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Manchester United ready to lodge shock €10m bid for Dutch midfielder

Manchester United ready to lodge shock €10m bid for Dutch midfielder - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal upon taking officially taking charge of the club gave his first press conference yesterday. The Dutchman stressed upon implanting his own philosophy, while has vowed to take the club back to the top. Van Gaal has made it clear that...
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July 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Arturo Vidal coy over Man Utd or Liverpool move but 'prepared' to stay at Juventus

The Chilean midfielder has been heavily linked with a move to United - and that speculation gained pace yesterday after it was revealed that Michael Carrick will miss at least 10 weeks with an ankle injury. But fresh reports today suggest that Liverpool - flush with the cash from Luis Suarez's sale to Barcelona - are also eyeing the Juventus man. However, speaking to Chilean...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Michael Carrick injury blow for new Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal

United's urgency to sign a new midfielder increased when Carrick had surgery on an ankle yesterday after damaging ligaments and chipping a bone in training on Van Gaal's first day in charge on Wednesday. Van Gaal said: "Michael Carrick was injured which is a big blow because he is an experienced player. He is out for a long time - too long for me." United could...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Manchester United’s Michael Carrick Out For 10-12 Weeks

Manchester United defensive midfielder Michael Carrick had surgery on his ankle this morning and will be out of action for 10-12 weeks, according to the club. The 32 year-old midfielder injured his ankle during pre-season training. When asked how long he would be sidelined for, new Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal said, “A long time.” The news was revealed during van...
Via World Soccer Talk
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Man U’s Michael Carrick out 10-12 weeks after ankle surgery

Manchester United has announced that Michael Carrick will miss the next 10-12 weeks after undergoing ankle surgery. Carrick underwent an operation on his left ankle on Thursday morning having suffered the injury in training earlier this week. He will be out for between 10 and 12 weeks. Van Gaal said it’s “very important that we have […] The post Man U’s Michael Carrick out...
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July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Van Gaal, United lose Michael Carrick for 3 months (ankle surgery)

New Manchester United Manager Louis van Gaal was “unveiled” today with his first ever press conference as leader at Old Trafford. Of the numerous storylines that accompanied LVG’s arrival, the lead headline is actually bad news. Midfielder Michael Carrick will miss 10-12 weeks after ankle surgery. “Michael Carrick has had surgery this morning on his left ankle ligaments...
Via The Sports Bank
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

UPDATE: Manchester United confirm extent of Michael Carrick injury

UPDATE: Manchester United confirm extent of Michael Carrick injury - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Manchester united have confirmed their midfielder Michael Carrick will be out of action for the next 10-12 weeks with an ankle injury. The England international picked up an injury during the training earlier this week and went under the knife on Thursday. The statement on United’s...
Via Soccerlens
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Carrick set for injury lay-off

Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick looks set to miss the start of the Premier League campaign after picking up a […]
Via Soccer News
July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Manchester United Carrick excited about Van Gaal era

While the Dutch coach Louis Van Gaal is still in Brazil trying to qualify Netherlands as head coach to the World Cup semifinals; Midfielder Michael Carrick talks about the changes and new signings. Michael Carrick: on last season… “Looking back, it was a disappointing campaign, but we’ve got to learn from it. Never stop learning and take what we can. We’ve certainly still...
Via 90Soccer
July 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Carrick eager for title challenge next season

Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick wants his side challenging for the title in 2014-15 despite their struggles this season. A […]
Via Soccer News
May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Carrick bemoans United defeat

Michael Carrick was left gutted by Manchester United’s defensive lapses that cost them a spot in the UEFA Champions League […]
Via Soccer News
April 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Manchester United player ratings vs Bayern – Carrick poor, Welbeck determined

Manchester United player ratings vs Bayern – Carrick poor, Welbeck determined - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Bayern Munich bore the look of a sleeping bear, waiting to be poked. They had been unusually flat but characteristically superior in possession, but after Evra’s stunning effort, beating Manuel Neuer with a flying strike, Bayern immediately upgraded. United would...
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April 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Newcastle After Manchester United Central Midfielder

Michael Carrick played at Wallsend Boys Club and for the England Boys Club side, and was even on Newcastle’s books, before joining the West Ham United Youth Academy when he was 16 years old in 1997, and he went on to help West Ham win the FA Youth Cup in 1999, when they beat Coventry […]
Via Newcastle United FC Blog
April 04, 2014  |  Discuss
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