Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick has signed a one-year contract extension that will keep him at the club until the end of next season.
The ageing midfielder has been impressive this season for United Louis van Gaal told MUTV the 33-year-old is a key part of his United squad.
As quoted on the Sky Sports website, he said: “He is, for me, my second captain behind Wayne Rooney and he can also read the game as a team player so that’s very important.
“He has also an excellent pass forward. I like, as a manager, forward passers so that’s very important for me.”