Gary Neville has suggested Michael Carrick would be perfect in Louis van Gaal's defensive system for Manchester United.
United might have finally found the talismanic midfielder they desperately need judging by Herrera's performance last night.
Spaniard signed from Atletic Bilbao to bolster Manchester United’s midfield options.
Louis van Gaal reportedly wants to wait until Michael Carrick returns from injury to announce the permanent Manchester United captain.
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Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has revealed that Michael Carrick will be out for a long period of time.
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After a disappointing season last term, Carrick is hoping for better things this time around.
Ander Herrera's arrival has caught the attention of his future midfield rival at Manchester United, Michael Carrick.
Big changes are occurring at Manchester United, so just how many of last season's central midfielders will remain for Louis van Gaal's first campaign.
Would the Everton midfielder be an improvement on what is currently on offer at Manchester United?
Van Persie and Carrick put United ahead after Fulham defended Steve Sidwell's opener with all they had, only for Darren Bent to score a late leveller.