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Mourinho confident of Rooney returning to United

Jose Mourinho says he believes Wayne Rooney will return to Manchester United at some point in the future, hinting at a possible management role. The forward returned to Old Trafford on Sunday for the first time, having moved to Everton after 13 years at United. The club legend received a brilliant reception from home fans, …

Mourinho: Wayne Rooney is a true United legend

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho believes Wayne Rooney is a true legend of the club, and says he is one of the most important players in United’s history. Rooney will make his return to Old Trafford on Sunday, playing against Manchester United for boyhood club Everton. The former United skipper spent 13 years at United, …

Rooney and Giggs at the centre of Ferguson’s rage

Manchester United legend Wayne Rooney has revealed how both him and Ryan Giggs received the brunt of Sir Alex Ferguson’s rage during their time under the Scottish manager. Ferguson retired as manager of Manchester United in 2013 after a 26-and-a-half-year spell in charge. His presence as manager brought about 13 Premier League titles, 2 Champions …

Ex-Man United skipper says club should have stuck with Van Gaal

Manchester United have started the season in fantastic form, winning all three of their opening Premier League matches, and Jose Mourinho’s side have certainly shown a vast improvement on the performances they showed last season. The Red Devils struggled in the league campaign last term, eventually finishing sixth, but enjoyed success in the cup competitions …

Mourinho ‘Emotional’ Over Rooney Exit

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho claims he got “emotional” when Wayne Rooney left the club after his 13-year stay this summer, re-joining his boyhood Everton. The 31-year-old left United earlier this month on a free transfer, with Romelu Lukaku moving the opposite way. Rooney’s exit from Old Trafford was inevitable this summer, the forward’s form …

Along With Lukaku The Purchase Of Two Of These Three Players Can Bring The Title Back To Old Trafford As Wayne Rooney Returns To Everton

It looks like the dastardly deed has finally been done. Manchester United have, apparently, signed Romelu Lukaku, which should solve the “who is going to replace Zlatan Ibrahimovic?” conundrum. The spending cannot stop there however as United still need a full back and either a defensive midfielder to allow Pogba and Herrera to get forward, …

Rooney’s imminent exit is the era of a new dawn at Manchester United

Wayne Rooney has seen his standing in world football drop vastly in recent years, with the Red Devils skipper no longer being a guaranteed member of the England squad and struggling to find a regular spot at Manchester United. The 31-year-old is reportedly surplus to requirements at Manchester United, having been informed by Jose Mourinho …

Why Wayne Rooney Deserves More Credit

Who could ever forget THAT goal against Arsenal? It was October 19th 2002 and Wayne Rooney had just introduced himself onto the Premier League stage with an almighty bang. It’s fair to say that ever since Wayne Rooney struck the net from 25-yards that day, at the tender age of only 16, the expectation that …

Is Wayne Rooney’s arrogance matched only by his greed?

Wayne Rooney is arrogant, make no mistake about it. No need to point out that most top football players are arrogant, this one is arrogant in a most disrespectful way. He obviously still thinks that he is good enough to play for Manchester United. The problem is that José Mourinho, his coaches and a few …

Big summer ahead for Man United, replacing Rooney is key

Manchester United fell short of their expectations in the Premier League, finishing sixth, but the Red Devils still have a chance of advancing through to the Champions League next season if they beat Ajax in this week’s Europa League final. The Red Devils stand as favourites to lift the trophy in Stockholm this week, which …

Latest Man United Injury Report

Manchester United are preparing to play Anderlecht on Thursday night in what amounts to be as big a game as they have played so far this season. If United negotiate their way past the Belgians then they will be one step closer to their second trophy of the season and the elusive Champions League qualification. …

Manchester United Transfer Matters Start To Come Into Focus With Rooney And Ibrahimovic At The Forefront For Now

With the season reaching the stage where there is little to play for in the eyes of many Premier League sides, talk inevitably begins to turn towards transfers once again. Whilst it is still months before anyone can make a move once again, with the Chinese Super League’s window having only just closed less than …

How does Ibrahimovic compare to United’s greatest Premier League strikers?

United have had some fine strikers in the Premier League era, as you would expect from it’s most successful team. Zlatan Ibrahimovic is the latest in a long line of talent, which is well worth running the rule over for the next 500 or so words. It’ll be difficult to compare each of United’s great …

Will Wayne Rooney Be Tempted To Leave United In The Summer?

As the old cliché goes, form is temporary, class is permanent. Wayne Rooney’s vital last gasp free kick against Stoke City to break Bobby Charlton’s all time goalscoring record demonstrated the Manchester United striker’s ability to deliver when it matters most and underlined his undeniable class. At 31, a forward should not really be coming …

Wayne Rooney – A Good Player But Is He A Legend?

There has been plenty written about Wayne Rooney over the past few years. Some of it good and some of it not so good. There have been times when he has deserved the good press and others where he has deserved the bad. Occasionally, there have even been times when he hasn’t deserved some of …

Stoke City 1-1 Manchester United: Match Report As Rooney Sets Club Scoring Record

So United were unable to continue the 1 game winning streak they started with Liverpool in the League last weekend as they as they were held to a 1-1 stalemate by Mark Hughes”s impressive tenacous Stoke City team. United perhaps thought they would get an a easy ride against Mark Hughes’ Premier League side but …

He’s some actor, that Wayne Rooney. For a player supposedly fed-up. Frustrated. Angry with his lot at Old Trafford. He was giving nothing away on Saturday.

Indeed, this column would argue Rooney has never turned in a happier performance for Manchester United than he did against Reading – landmark goal ‘n all. Now equal with Sir Bobby Charlton on 249 goals, Rooney is apparently one effort away from accepting a bank-busting move to China. Break the record. Write his name in …

Mkhitaryan And Rooney Shine As United Thump Feyenoord In Europa League

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Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Wayne Rooney were stand out performers for Manchester United on Thursday night as the club put their previous average performances in the Europa League behind them. United avenged their earlier 1-0 loss to Feyenoord back in September by comprehensively beating the Dutch side 4-0 to take control of their own destiny in …

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