Carrick Not Want Over time So Striker
Manchester – Manchester United defender crisis inevitably made Michael Carrick should play first in that position. Despite claims have become accustomed, but Carrick hopes soon to return to its original position, central midfield.
Entering the 17th week of the Premier League, Manchester United only have Phil Jones and Jonny Evans as two senior central defender who is still fit. While Marcos Rojo and Chris Smalling are still in the treatment room.
Indeed, there are two young players, Paddy McNair and Tyler Blackett, but Louis van Gaal may still prioritize senior players to fill the position of formation of four or three defenders, which he used.
Thus Carrick, who had just recovered from an ankle injury some time ago, often installed as a central defender. Although the original plays as a defensive midfielder, but Carrick is quite fluent play such a role given that he had been a defender during coach Sir Alex Ferguson.
The presence of Carrick also the one who made the game ‘Red Devils’ have so far become stable. Since Carrick cured, MU only lost once and won his last six games in the Premier League to sit in third place.
Despite claims no problems with the role impromptu rehearsal today because the other players were doing the same thing. However, he admitted that he had longed to play in its original position.
“You have to adapt because her condition continued in recent weeks,” said Carrick in the Mirror.
“Maybe when the storm has subsided injury and our squad is more stable, then we will be more consistent about the position of play,” he continued.
“But you should be able to cope with the storm injury, it happened a few times this season, and the more you are experiencing, the more easily overcome.”
“I consider myself a midfielder and will always be like that. I was never a few times to center back, but it has happened a few years ago. But I have long played as a midfielder and there is no other better position other than quarterback,” knot players 33 years.