Michael Carrick responds to Iniesta comparisons in talkSPORT interview

first_imgMichael Carrick has been praised for his role in Manchester United’s return to the top four, even drawing comparisons with Andres Iniesta.“The best deep-lying midfielders of recent years have been passers, not pitbulls,” said former Liverpool captain Jamie Redknapp, assessing Carrick’s merits in his Daily Mail column.“They may not have the best stats for goals or assists, but they are at the heart of it all. It’s the same with Andres Iniesta and Luka Modric — they keep things ticking over, as does Carrick. He makes the passes that lead to the key pass.”But how does Carrick rate himself compared to Iniesta?We got the answer, when talkSPORT Drivetime presenter Adrian Durham interviewed Carrick a couple of years back.Take a look at the video above to see what Carrick had to say.last_img

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