Manchester United lose Michael Carrick for six weeks

Nov 14, 2013, 00:44 IST | Agencies

Manchester United received a blow on Wednesday with the news that key midfielder Michael Carrick will be unavailable for up to six weeks due to an Achilles injury.

The 32-year-old withdrew from the England squad on Tuesday for the friendly games against Chile and Germany and faces a battle to return to fitness in time for the busy Christmas fixture schedule.

“Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick will be out for four to six weeks with an Achilles injury, the club has confirmed,” read a statement on the United website. 

Michael Carrick
Michael Carrick

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