Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick has agreed to a new one-year contract extension with the English football club giant.
The 34-year-old has been at Old Trafford since signing from Tottenham Hotspur in July 2006 and made 42 appearances last season for United.
“I am delighted that this incredible journey is continuing. It’s great to have the opportunity to work under Jose Mourinho,” he said.
“I would like to thank the fans for their unwavering support.”
– The 34-year-old has agreed terms to extend his contract to June 2017
– Former England international is going into an 11th year at Old Trafford
– New manager Jose Mourinho is ‘looking forward to working with him’
Reports say the English midfielder Michael Carrick has signed a one-year contract extension with Manchester United, the club announced on Thursday.
The 34-year-old, who joined United from Tottenham in 2006, has agreed terms to extend his contract to June 2017, entering himself into an 11th year at Old Trafford.
During his time at United, he has won five Premier League titles, an FA Cup, one League Cup, a FIFA Club World Cup, and a UEFA Champions League.
Carrick took to Twitter minutes after the announcement to show his happiness at agreeing a new deal.
‘This great club has been a part of my life for the past 10 years, so I am delighted that this incredible journey is continuing,’ Carrick told the club’s official website.
He also expressed his excitement at the prospect of working with Jose Mourinho, who was appointed as United boss last month.
In signing Michael Carrick, Jose Mourinho has made a positive step to work with an old experienced footballer who knows his onions – at Old Trafford.
Up Man U!