Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has decided to offer Michael Carrick a new one-year contract with the Red Devils, keeping him at the the Old Trafford until June 2017.

The future of the 34-year-old veteran midfielder has been instantly resolved and he can now look forward to yet another season with the 20-time English champions.

However, it remains to be seen – how the Englishman will fit into Mourinho’s plans for the coming season, but his 10-year of experience could prove vital to a young squad.

The reaction of Carrick’s contract extension was quite positive from a selection of United fans on social media…