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Micah Lincoln Richards is an English former professional footballer who played as a right back. He played in the Premier League and English Football League for Manchester City and Aston Villa, and in Serie A for Fiorentina. Richards is also a club ambassador of Manchester City.
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Match of the Day Top 10: Micah Richards reveals how much he was earning as a teenager at Manchester CityMicah Richards reveals he went from earning £5,000 a week to £50,000 a week as a teenager at Manchester City in the latest episode of Match of the Day Top 10.
Aston Villa: Why Liverpool legend Steven Gerrard is heading back to Anfield next weekend on a highAston Villa boss Steven Gerrard takes his new team back to former club Liverpool next weekend after winning three of his first four games but his strong start is no surprise to BBC pundit Micah..
Micah Richards says he had nothing to do with Jack Grealish moving to Manchester CityFormer Manchester City and Aston Villa defender Micah Richards talks about his friendship with Jack Grealish.
Match of the Day Top 10: Micah Richards & Alan Shearer compare ex-team-matesMicah Richards and Alan Shearer compare midfields as they pick line-ups from the best players they played alongside in the latest episode of Match of the Day Top 10.
Man City v PSG: Bernardo Silva takes weight off Kevin de BruyneBBC pundit Micah Richards on how Bernardo Silva's surprise resurgence means Manchester City are less reliant on Kevin de Bruyne's brilliance.
Match of the Day Top 10: Why didn't Michael Carrick play more times for England?Match of the Day Top 10's Gary Lineker, Alan Shearer and Micah Richards discuss why midfielder Michael Carrick didn't win more caps for England as they chart their unsung heroes.
Match of the Day Top 10 podcast: Lineker, Shearer & Richards rank greatest South Americans in Premier LeagueGary Lineker, Alan Shearer and Micah Richards discuss the greatest South Americans in Premier League history in the latest Match of The Day Top 10 podcast.
Match of the Day Top 10: Micah Richards on why he finds it hard to rate Gus PoyetMicah Richards reveals why he finds it hard to rate Gus Poyet highly as the Match of the Day team rank the greatest South American Premier League players.
Mark Chapman hosts a game of This or That between Micah Richards and Carlos BrathwaiteMark Chapman hosts a game of ‘this or that’ between BBC Sport pundit Micah Richards and West Indies cricket star Carlos Brathwaite - accents, Eugene the barber and a LOT of laughing.
Manchester City: Finding the next Phil Foden - Micah Richards on getting to the topBBC pundit Micah Richards recalls coming through the Manchester City ranks and some of his friends and housemates who did not make it.
Micah Richards breaks down his career: ‘No-one remembers my bullet header, just what happened after’To celebrate Black History Month, pundit and ex-professional footballer Micah Richards breaks down a handful of memorable moments from his career.
Manchester United under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer 'are a team of individuals', says Micah RichardsManchester United need to "go back to basics" and decide whether to back or sack manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, says ex-Manchester City and England defender Micah Richards.
'Man Utd don't have a style of play' - will Ole Gunnar Solskjaer survive Liverpool capitulation?Match of the Day 2 pundits Ian Wright and Micah Richards question Manchester United's style of play after a 5-0 defeat to rivals Liverpool.
Manchester United: Must Ole Gunnar Solskjaer bench a star player to succeed? - MOTD analysisMatch of the Day pundits Alan Shearer and Micah Richards question whether Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer must drop one of his star players to find success.
Match of the Day Top 10: Micah Richards tells Gary Lineker what makes a 'baller'Micah Richards tries to explain to Gary Lineker and Alan Shearer what constitutes a 'baller' as they rank their 10 best Premier League ballers in Match of the Day Top 10.
Manchester United: It's time for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to prove himself as an elite-level manager - Micah RichardsBBC pundit Micah Richards says Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer needs to show signs of progress when he takes on Villarreal in the Champions League on Wednesday.
Match of the Day analysis: How Brentford's 'perfect' gameplan caused Liverpool problemsMatch of the Day pundits Alan Shearer and Micah Richards discuss how Brentford's "perfect" gameplan caused Premier League leaders Liverpool problems in their entertaining 3-3 draw.
Match of the Day analysis: How 'shambolic' Arsenal were beaten by Manchester CityMatch of the Day's Gary Lineker, Alan Shearer and Micah Richards look at Arsenal's 'shambolic' performance against Manchester City, including Granit Xhaka's red card.
England v Italy Euro 2020 final: 'Passion, tactics, and a lot of swearing - I know Roberto Mancini will be ready for England' - Micah RichardsFormer England defender Micah Richards says if Italy were playing anyone else on Sunday, he'd be desperate for his old Manchester City boss Roberto Mancini to win the Euro 2020 final.
Euro 2020: How 'world-class' Paul Pogba ran France's midfield against SwitzerlandAlex Scott and Micah Richards analyse the "world-class" performance of France midfielder Paul Pogba in the world champions' Euro 2020 last-16 defeat by Switzerland on penalties.
Euro 2020: Micah Richards & Alex Scott on Switzerland's 'thoroughly deserved' victory over FranceMatch of the Day pundits Alex Scott and Micah Richards say Switzerland 'thoroughly deserved' their penalty victory over World Champions France, praising their pressing and team effort.
Euro 2020 - Czech Republic 0-1 England: 'Outstanding' Bukayo Saka can't be dropped - Micah RichardsMatch of the Day pundit Micah Richards praises Bukayo Saka's "fearless" performance against Czech Republic which saw England win 1-0 and secured top spot in group D at the European Championship.
Best of Daily Euros Live Lounge with England's Raheem Sterling, Jack Grealish, Conor Coady and Dean HendersonEngland's Raheem Sterling, Jack Grealish, Dean Henderson and Conor Coady give Emma Saunders and Micah Richards their best vocals for BBC Radio 5 Live's Daily Euros podcast.
Euro 2020: Rio Ferdinand describes Spain as 'low-risk and safe' after draw against PolandMatch of the Day's Rio Ferdinand, Jurgen Klinsmann and Micah Richards discuss Spain's winless start to Euro 2020, with the former England captain describing Luis Enrique's side as "passive, low-risk..
Euro 2020: 'An old player in a studio?' Gary Lineker reacts to Sweden's Alexander Isak's commentsAfter praising the young striker, Match of the Day's Gary Lineker is taken by surprise by what Sweden's Alexander Isak had to say about him - much to the amusement of Micah Richards.
Euro 2020: Half-time analysis of Sweden v Slovakia turns into karaoke sessionWatch Match of the Day pundits Ashley Williams and Micah Richards show off their vocal talents during the half-time analysis of Sweden v Slovakia.
Euro 2020: 'At times he was doing it all on his own' - MOTD pundits praise Sweden star Alexander IsakMatch of the Day pundits Alex Scott, Micah Richards and Ashley Williams praise Alexander Isak's performance during Sweden's 1-0 victory over Slovakia in the Euro 2020 group stage in St Petersburg.
UEFA Euro 2020: BBC Sport pundits wish Eriksen speedy recoveryBBC Sport pundits Alex Scott, Cesc Fabregas, Gary Lineker and Micah Richards wish Denmark midfielder Christian Eriksen a speedy recovery after he collapsed during their 1-0 defeat to Finland in the..
Euro 2020: Why England, Wales & Scotland fans should be excitedBBC Sport's Gary Lineker, Rio Ferdinand, Ashley Williams and Micah Richards assess the chances of England, Scotland and Wales ahead of Euro 2020.
Euro 2020: France to struggle & Phil Foden to star? - BBC Sport's pundits make Euros predictionsBBC Sport's Gary Lineker, Rio Ferdinand, Micah Richards and Ashley Williams make their predictions before Euro 2020.
Match of the Day Top 10: What is Phil Foden's best position?Gary Lineker and Micah Richards discuss Manchester City star Phil Foden in the latest Match of the Day Top 10 podcast.
Match of the Day Top 10: Micah Richards recalls being humiliated by Thierry HenryOn the latest Match of the Day Top 10 podcast, Micah Richards tells Gary Lineker and Alan Shearer about a humiliating experience defending against Thierry Henry.
Match of the Day Top 10: Gary Lineker reveals why he loved penalty shootoutsGary Lineker tells Alan Shearer and Micah Richards why he loved taking part in penalty shootouts as the ultimate test of "bottle" in the Match of the Day Top 10 podcast.
Match of the Day Top 10: What does the future hold for Jack Grealish?Match of the Day Top 10 podcast's Gary Lineker, Micah Richards and Alan Shearer discuss how far Aston Villa's Jack Grealish has come and where his career could take him next.
‘He can do things even Phil Foden can't’ - my Man City wishlistBBC pundit Micah Richards says there are three players he would sign to make Manchester City even better, and one of them is a former team-mate who can do things even Phil Foden can't.
Man City win Premier League: ‘We’ve never seen anything like this before’ - Micah Richards'Pep Guardiola's system, and a few surprises' - BBC pundit Micah Richards explains what lies behind Manchester City's third Premier League title in four years.
Match of the Day Top 10: Is Virgil van Dijk the Premier League's best centre-back?Match of the Day Top 10 podcast's Gary Lineker, Micah Richards and Alan Shearer discuss whether Liverpool's Virgil van Dijk could be the best centre-back in Premier League history.
MOTD analysis: Are we finally seeing the best of Kai Havertz?Match of the Day pundits Micah Richards and Ian Wright feel Chelsea are starting to see the best of forward Kai Havertz, who scored twice in the 2-0 win over Fulham.
PSG v Man City: Why Raheem Sterling is man for the big moment - Micah RichardsBBC pundit Micah Richards says Manchester City forward Raheem Sterling has returned to form at exactly the right time before their Champions League semi-final against Paris St-Germain.
Match of the Day Top 10: Micah Richards reveals another Mario Balotelli fireworks storyMicah Richards tells Gary Lineker and Alan Shearer about another incident involving Mario Balotelli and fireworks during his time at Manchester City in Match of the Day Top 10.
Match of the Day: Alan Shearer and Micah Richards 'flabbergasted' by Fabian Balbuena's redMatch of the Day trio Gary Lineker, Alan Shearer and Micah Richards describe Fabian Balbuena's red card during West Ham's defeat by Chelsea as "ridiculous" and "embarrassing".
Match of the Day: European Super League's demise shows fans still have a voiceMatch of the Day pundit Micah Richards says the demise of the European Super League shows football fans still have a voice.
Match of the Day Top 10: Micah Richards says Carlos Tevez was 'way better' than Sergio AgueroMicah Richards says Carlos Tevez was a "way better all-round player" at Manchester City than the club's record goal scorer Sergio Aguero.
FA Cup: If MOTD was a reality TV show... Lineker shows Richards the red cardGary Lineker spoofs a reality TV show, teasing Ashley Cole and Micah Richards about which of them will be a pundit for the FA Cup Final.
Match of the Day Top 10: Why Micah Richards thinks Riyad Mahrez is only sixth best bargainMicah Richards tells Gary Lineker and Alan Shearer why he thinks Manchester City forward Riyad Mahrez is too frustrating to be one of the top five bargain signings.