Portsmouth’s Sylvain Distin tackles Michael Carrick during their victory over Manchester United at Old Trafford, Manchester, March 2008.

Portsmouth's Sylvain Distin tackles Michael Carrick during their victory over Manchester United at Old Trafford, Manchester, March 2008.

Michael Carrick and Sylvain Distin during the FA Cup match between Manchester United and Portsmouth at Old Trafford, Manchester, March 2008.