Manchester United remain hopeful that Michael Carrick will be available for the trip to Stamford Bridge in GW33 after the midfielder took himself off during the dying moments of Sundays’ derby win because of a calf problem.
Michael Carrick returned to Manchester United's starting line-up and orchestrated a huge 3-0 over Spurs at Old Trafford.
Michael Carrick has been declared fully fit and should be available to face Sunderland in Week 27 action in the Premier League.
Louis Van Gaal will be missing Michael Carrick for a month with a muscle injury.
Facing a massive injury crisis, Manchester United get a lift from the potential availability of Michael Carrick after an injury kept him from suiting up for England.
Manchester United suffered another blow today with the news that injury has forced Michael Carrick out of the upcoming England internationals against Slovenia and Scotland.
After a month on the side-lines Michael Carrick is closing in on a return following ankle surgery back in July.
With a new manager arriving and a new pecking order to be established, Michael Carrick picked the wrong time to be injured. The United midfielder will be out through September with an ankle injury.
Toni Kroos' name has been replaced in the Manchester United rumor mill with Germany and Bayern Munich teammate Bastian Schweinsteiger.
The search for a new midfield at Old Trafford will have to continue with the news that Manchester United have ended their pursuit of Bayern Munich and Germany star Toni Kroos.
Manchester United fell behind to Fulham nineteen minutes in and after finally breaking through with two scores in the span of ninety seconds in the second half, looked to be in control, but Fulham would level in the closing seconds to snatch two points away from the Red Devils, putting United boss David Moyes under serious scrutiny.
Juan Mata may be coming but there's little else going right for United with the news that Michael Carrick is injured again and likely out for a month this time.
Michael Carrick, out since late November with an Achilles injury, may return to the line-up against Sunderland in today's Capital One Cup match against Sunderland.
Manchester United will be without the under-appreciated Michael Carrick for approximately a month with an Achilles tendon injury.