14/09/2017 10:00, Report by Adam Higgins. Video: Stephen Bibby
Carrick, who was named captain following the departure of Wayne Rooney in the summer, is enjoying his 12th season at the club, while Herrera has become a popular figure since joining from Athletic Club in 2014.
The duo are determined to help the team to more success in 2017/18 and you can see a clip from their joint-interview in the video above and read more in the Q&A below…
Which position did you play growing up?
Carrick: “I used to play as a striker when I was younger and then, when I was at West Ham, when I was about 16, I played as number 10. I probably stopped scoring enough goals and was put back into midfield then when I was about 17.”
Herrera: “Same for me, I used to play as a number 10, even in the First Division in Spain, but, when I came here, I think the managers changed my position a little bit. I’m very happy with that; I think Michael is a very good example and I feel comfortable there. It’s the same as Michael, I think we probably didn’t score enough goals to keep our position up front!”
Did you ever think you’d be playing in midfield for United?
Herrera: “When I was a kid, I used to watch United games, big teams’ games, and I wanted to be…