Manchester United fans have been handed more good news following a successful weekend, with reports a key member of their squad is set for a renewal.
34-year-old Carrick saw his future in doubt with no new deal forthcoming and it led to a number of links for his services, including from Chinese clubs and Arsenal, but the England international is set to see out his career at Old Trafford.
Following his one-year extension, Carrick will then take-up a coaching role with the Red Devils after being recommended by assistant manager Ryan Giggs.
It means United do not have to worry about replacing a senior member of their squad just yet, which will come as a relief as a major overhaul is required this summer and it could be problematic to ensure success if key players do depart.
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