Date: 20th December 2011 at 4:37pm
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I guess when you`ve not scored for seventy games, scoring a goal as good as the one Michael Carrick scored against Queens Park Rangers is enough to start shouting from the rooftops.

But, on commenting about the finish that followed a fifty yard dash with the ball, Michael`s modesty comes shining through when he remarks,

“The last time I scored a goal from inside my own half was probably when I was playing Under-12`s.”

“It just seemed to open up for me and I kept on going and thought ‘why not?` It was great to see it go in.”

“It seemed to take forever to actually reach the back of the net. It wasn`t a relief getting my first for so long, I was more interested in killing the game off.”


That`s a good point, especially at 1-0 and with Queens Park Rangers looking for that equaliser.

But we`d like to add – don`t leave it another seventy games before getting back on the score-sheet!



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