Michael Carrick

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Michael Carrick (born 28 July 1981) is an English professional football manager and former player who was most recently the caretaker manager of Manchester United. He is one of the most decorated English footballers of all time and is best known for his 12-year playing career with Manchester United, whom he also captained. Carrick was a central midfielder, but he was used as an emergency centre-back under Alex Ferguson, David Moyes, Louis van Gaal and José Mourinho. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michael Carrick has received more than 3,638,299 page views. His biography is available in 63 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 60 in 2019). Michael Carrick is the 2,284th most popular soccer player (down from 1,870th in 2019), the 3,256th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 2,827th in 2019) and the 88th most popular British Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Michael Carrick ranks 2,284 out of 16,923Before him are Gregory van der Wiel, Alexander Frei, Jørn Andersen, Vicente Miera, Massimo Carrera, and Fritz Keller. After him are Zdravko Rajkov, Ivan Vutsov, John Eriksen, Georges Heylens, Eduard Mudrik, and Yannick Carrasco.

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Among people born in 1981, Michael Carrick ranks 80Before him are Zara Tindall, Alessandra Ambrosio, Jennifer Hudson, Willy Caballero, Khalid Boulahrouz, and Julia Stiles. After him are Rachel Bilson, Chad Michael Murray, Dima Bilan, Krysten Ritter, Maher Zain, and Peter Crouch.

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In United Kingdom

Among people born in United Kingdom, Michael Carrick ranks 3,256 out of 6,924Before him are Grey Owl (1888), William Robert Brooks (1844), Keith Campbell (1954), Thomas Brodie-Sangster (1990), Hywel Dda (880), and William McGonagall (1825). After him are Margery Allingham (1904), Peter Mark Roget (1779), Anthony Head (1954), David Richards (1952), Edgar Wright (1974), and Emily Ratajkowski (1991).

Among SOCCER PLAYERS In United Kingdom

Among soccer players born in United Kingdom, Michael Carrick ranks 88Before him are Steve McManaman (1972), Martin Peters (1943), Andy Cole (1971), Teddy Sheringham (1966), Fred Pentland (1883), and Ashley Cole (1980). After him are Vic Buckingham (1915), Steve Bloomer (1874), Mark Hughes (1963), Peter Crouch (1981), Simone Perrotta (1977), and Steve Bruce (1960).

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