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#Wayne Rooney

# wayne-rooney - Friday 27 January, 2017

'Scoring a goal is like coming up for air': Rooney shows poetic side before taking aim at Wigan
# Gasp
# Gasp

'Scoring a goal is like coming up for air': Rooney shows poetic side before taking aim at Wigan

Jan 27th 2017, 5:18 PM 4,500 Views 4 Comments

And when the seagulls follow the trawler, it is because they think that sardines will be thrown into the sea.

# wayne-rooney - Thursday 26 January, 2017

'Being a team player stopped Rooney reaching Ronaldo level'
# Claim
# Claim

'Being a team player stopped Rooney reaching Ronaldo level'

Jan 26th 2017, 11:30 PM 10,298 Views 16 Comments

Rio Ferdinand played with both men at Manchester United, with the now Real Madrid forward boasting “an absolute desire to be the best”.

# wayne-rooney - Tuesday 24 January, 2017

'Only Messi and Ronaldo have been better than Rooney'
# High Praise
# High Praise

'Only Messi and Ronaldo have been better than Rooney'

Jan 24th 2017, 11:09 AM 7,086 Views 15 Comments

Stan Collymore believes that the Manchester United and England frontman has had a decade that compares with the world’s best.

# wayne-rooney - Monday 23 January, 2017

United eye €30m Benfica winger, Rooney ponders China and all today's transfer gossip
# Speculation
# Speculation

United eye €30m Benfica winger, Rooney ponders China and all today's transfer gossip

Jan 23rd 2017, 12:50 PM 8,032 Views 10 Comments

Plus, Bournemouth and AC Milan are both understood to be interested in signing Jack Wilshere on a permanent contract.

'This country has to appreciate him' - Ibrahimovic bemused by lack of Rooney respect
# Love Lost
# Love Lost

'This country has to appreciate him' - Ibrahimovic bemused by lack of Rooney respect

Jan 23rd 2017, 8:26 AM 4,956 Views 15 Comments

The Swede says his Manchester United team-mate is a ‘complete player’ and deserves greater praise.

# wayne-rooney - Saturday 21 January, 2017

Better at Old Trafford, prolific against Arsenal - Rooney's record by the numbers
# Number Crunching
# Number Crunching

Better at Old Trafford, prolific against Arsenal - Rooney's record by the numbers

Jan 21st 2017, 6:29 PM 7,449 Views 12 Comments

Opta’s stats make for interesting reading.

250 not out: Rooney screamer rescues point for United and breaks Charlton's record
# Roo Beauty
# Roo Beauty

250 not out: Rooney screamer rescues point for United and breaks Charlton's record

Jan 21st 2017, 5:01 PM 10,021 Views 34 Comments

Jose Mourinho’s side found the net late on yet again to extend their unbeaten run.

# wayne-rooney - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

As it happened: Manchester United v Hull City, EFL Cup semi-final 1st leg
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

As it happened: Manchester United v Hull City, EFL Cup semi-final 1st leg

Jan 10th 2017, 6:58 PM 37,267 Views 19 Comments

We went minute-by-minute as Jose Mourinho’s men took on some quite tame looking Tigers.

# wayne-rooney - Monday 9 January, 2017

Mourinho: Rashford can pass Rooney's Man United goal record
# High Hopes
# High Hopes

Mourinho: Rashford can pass Rooney's Man United goal record

Jan 9th 2017, 10:08 AM 4,825 Views 18 Comments

Just 235 to go, Marcus.

# wayne-rooney - Sunday 8 January, 2017

Is Dele Alli really a 'midfielder' and more Sunday FA Cup talking points
# Analysis
# Analysis

Is Dele Alli really a 'midfielder' and more Sunday FA Cup talking points

Jan 8th 2017, 8:50 PM 15,401 Views 13 Comments

Plus, why Plymouth deserve more credit for their performance against Liverpool.

Rooney hits out at Evans shirt 'snub' coverage
# Annoyed
# Annoyed

Rooney hits out at Evans shirt 'snub' coverage

Jan 8th 2017, 2:15 PM 14,564 Views 29 Comments

The Manchester United captain is far from happy that his record-equalling goal has been overshadowed by the post-match incident.

# wayne-rooney - Saturday 7 January, 2017

Reading player clarifies Rooney jersey incident
# Much Ado About Nothing
# Much Ado About Nothing

Reading player clarifies Rooney jersey incident

Jan 7th 2017, 7:03 PM 15,023 Views 3 Comments

George Evans was accused of ‘snubbing’ the England international after today’s FA Cup game.

Rooney's best day is still to come - Mourinho
# Hope
# Hope

Rooney's best day is still to come - Mourinho

Jan 7th 2017, 4:25 PM 5,866 Views 20 Comments

The England international equalled Manchester United’s goalscoring record against Reading.

Bizarre comedy goal rounds off easy FA Cup win for Man United
# Comfortable
# Comfortable

Bizarre comedy goal rounds off easy FA Cup win for Man United

Jan 7th 2017, 2:33 PM 9,728 Views 4 Comments

Marcus Rashford scored a brace as the Red Devils were too good for Reading.

Wayne Rooney becomes Manchester United's joint all-time leading goalscorer
# Wayne's World
# Wayne's World

Wayne Rooney becomes Manchester United's joint all-time leading goalscorer

Jan 7th 2017, 1:00 PM 6,885 Views 15 Comments

Rooney is now level with Bobby Charlton on 249 goals after today’s early opener against Reading.

# wayne-rooney - Friday 6 January, 2017

Rooney and Romero to start against Reading but Depay and Schneiderlin frozen out by Mourinho
# Team News
# Team News

Rooney and Romero to start against Reading but Depay and Schneiderlin frozen out by Mourinho

Jan 6th 2017, 2:54 PM 5,545 Views 9 Comments

The United boss will shuffle his pack for tomorrow’s FA Cup tie, but won’t be taking Jaap Stam’s side lightly.

# wayne-rooney - Thursday 5 January, 2017

Wayne Rooney has returned to Man United training
# Skipper
# Skipper

Wayne Rooney has returned to Man United training

Jan 5th 2017, 9:47 PM 7,432 Views 7 Comments

The United captain is back in first-team training ahead of the FA Cup tie with Reading after a thigh problem.

# wayne-rooney - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

We'll Leave It There So: Walsh on top of the world, jail for Rooney robbery attempt and today's sport
# Wednesday
# Wednesday

We'll Leave It There So: Walsh on top of the world, jail for Rooney robbery attempt and today's sport

Dec 21st 2016, 8:00 PM 11,287 Views 2 Comments

Dundalk have secured the services of two first team regulars, while Colm Cooper begins our end-of-year quiz series.

# wayne-rooney - Saturday 17 December, 2016

Rooney was offered to Napoli, claims Italian agent
# Speculation
# Speculation

Rooney was offered to Napoli, claims Italian agent

Dec 17th 2016, 4:00 PM 4,849 Views 5 Comments

The 31-year-old has fallen down the pecking order at Manchester United.

# wayne-rooney - Thursday 15 December, 2016

Mourinho plays down Rooney incident after striker smashes boot against dugout
# Reaction
# Reaction

Mourinho plays down Rooney incident after striker smashes boot against dugout

Dec 15th 2016, 8:26 AM 11,256 Views 8 Comments

The Manchester United forward lashed out after being taken off with the score 1-1 during their win over Crystal Palace

# wayne-rooney - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

Mourinho keeps Rooney guessing over Palace clash
# Decision Time
# Decision Time

Mourinho keeps Rooney guessing over Palace clash

Dec 13th 2016, 10:55 PM 5,773 Views 9 Comments

The United and England captain has been relegated to the bench by both this season.

# wayne-rooney - Sunday 27 November, 2016

In from the cold? Schweinsteiger makes United's bench for the first time this season
# Team News
# Team News

In from the cold? Schweinsteiger makes United's bench for the first time this season

Nov 27th 2016, 3:55 PM 6,564 Views 3 Comments

The German midfielder is included in the 18 for the first time this season, but Thursday’s Man of the Match fails to retain his starting place.

# wayne-rooney - Friday 25 November, 2016

Zlatan says 'perfect player' Rooney deserves more respect
# United They Stand
# United They Stand

Zlatan says 'perfect player' Rooney deserves more respect

Nov 25th 2016, 9:53 AM 3,807 Views 14 Comments

The Swede has called for greater respect towards his team-mate, who is now United’s leading goalscorer in Europe.

# wayne-rooney - Thursday 24 November, 2016

Record-breaker Rooney shuts down booze talk
# Reaction
# Reaction

Record-breaker Rooney shuts down booze talk

Nov 24th 2016, 10:59 PM 8,648 Views 18 Comments

The England international was in no mood to discuss the recent controversy when speaking to BT Sport.

Man United's £30 million man makes his second competitive start tonight
# Team News
# Team News

Man United's £30 million man makes his second competitive start tonight

Nov 24th 2016, 7:19 PM 7,713 Views 1 Comment

Henrikh Mkhitaryan makes the starting XI for the first time since 10 September.

# wayne-rooney - Tuesday 22 November, 2016

'Rooney looks like he's finally burnt out'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'Rooney looks like he's finally burnt out'

Nov 22nd 2016, 8:04 PM 12,981 Views 13 Comments

Much has been made of the England captain’s best position in recent months, but former midfielder turned pundit Eamon Dunphy feels his playing days are all but over.

'The biggest problem is the FA': Jamie Carragher launches impassioned defence of Wayne Rooney
# MNF
# MNF

'The biggest problem is the FA': Jamie Carragher launches impassioned defence of Wayne Rooney

Nov 22nd 2016, 10:38 AM 8,077 Views 9 Comments

The former Liverpool defender spoke a lot of sense last night.

# wayne-rooney - Saturday 19 November, 2016

Furious Rooney hits out at 'disgraceful' media
# Anger
# Anger

Furious Rooney hits out at 'disgraceful' media

Nov 19th 2016, 7:05 PM 10,033 Views 18 Comments

The England international has struggled for form throughout the 2016-17 season.

# wayne-rooney - Friday 18 November, 2016

Pep Guardiola says he's 'lucky' no one saw him drunk on international duty
# Pep Talk
# Pep Talk

Pep Guardiola says he's 'lucky' no one saw him drunk on international duty

Nov 18th 2016, 5:34 PM 8,981 Views 10 Comments

The Manchester City manager is grateful he was never caught in a similar drinking controversy to the one engulfing Rooney.

Arsene Wenger insists that drinking culture is no longer an issue for English football
# End Of Discussion
# End Of Discussion

Arsene Wenger insists that drinking culture is no longer an issue for English football

Nov 18th 2016, 1:31 PM 2,813 Views 4 Comments

The Arsenal boss has spoken out in the wake of this week’s Wayne Rooney saga.

# wayne-rooney - Thursday 17 November, 2016

Latest England tabloid dross is another damning indictment of the FA - not Wayne Rooney
# Double Standards
# Double Standards

Latest England tabloid dross is another damning indictment of the FA - not Wayne Rooney

Nov 17th 2016, 6:43 PM 20,136 Views 23 Comments

The governing body are always more concerned with the PR machine than the personal touch.

Wayne Rooney is not finished - Gary Neville
# Defence
# Defence

Wayne Rooney is not finished - Gary Neville

Nov 17th 2016, 9:43 AM 4,208 Views 18 Comments

The former Manchester United defender believes the Red Devils star still has a role to play at the Premier League club, if he can adapt

# wayne-rooney - Wednesday 16 November, 2016

Rooney apologises for 'wedding crash' incident as FA begin review
# Is It Too Late To Say Sorry?
# Is It Too Late To Say Sorry?

Rooney apologises for 'wedding crash' incident as FA begin review

Nov 16th 2016, 6:37 PM 16,505 Views 34 Comments

The England captain was pictured with guests at the team’s hotel over the weekend.

# wayne-rooney - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

Rooney, Chicharito and Fabregas on new MLS club's shortlist
# Future Plans
# Future Plans

Rooney, Chicharito and Fabregas on new MLS club's shortlist

Nov 15th 2016, 11:14 AM 6,058 Views 2 Comments

The side want to sign a player with a global reputation for their first season in 2018, and Manchester United’s skipper is in their sights.

# wayne-rooney - Thursday 10 November, 2016

Captain Wayne! Rooney will return to England team for showdown with Scotland
# Look Who's Back
# Look Who's Back

Captain Wayne! Rooney will return to England team for showdown with Scotland

Nov 10th 2016, 12:08 PM 3,586 Views 11 Comments

Tomorrow night’s World Cup qualifier takes place in Wembley.

# wayne-rooney - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

Neville had no qualms with Ronaldo's Rooney wink
# Looking Back
# Looking Back

Neville had no qualms with Ronaldo's Rooney wink

Nov 8th 2016, 10:11 PM 7,883 Views 8 Comments

The former Manchester United defender was on the pitch at the time of the incident at the 2006 World Cup.

# wayne-rooney - Thursday 3 November, 2016

Watch: More misery for Mourinho as two stunning goals hand Man United another European defeat
# Take A Bow
# Take A Bow

Watch: More misery for Mourinho as two stunning goals hand Man United another European defeat

Nov 3rd 2016, 8:45 PM 14,167 Views 22 Comments

Wayne Rooney smashed home a late consolation, but Fenerbahce held on for all three points.

# wayne-rooney - Sunday 30 October, 2016

Lalas warns LA Galaxy against Rooney bid
# On The Wayne
# On The Wayne

Lalas warns LA Galaxy against Rooney bid

Oct 30th 2016, 1:51 PM 10,682 Views 9 Comments

Wayne Rooney is far from the player he was and would be a big risk for LA Galaxy, according to former United States star Alexi Lalas.

# wayne-rooney - Friday 28 October, 2016

Mourinho adamant Rooney going nowhere amid Everton rumours
# Denial
# Denial

Mourinho adamant Rooney going nowhere amid Everton rumours

Oct 28th 2016, 11:57 PM 5,445 Views 17 Comments

“He was not happy in the last matches because he was on the bench,” the Portuguese coach added.

# wayne-rooney - Sunday 23 October, 2016

Mourinho insists he'll never sell out-of-favour Wayne Rooney
# MUFC
# MUFC

Mourinho insists he'll never sell out-of-favour Wayne Rooney

Oct 23rd 2016, 10:30 AM 4,347 Views 8 Comments

He may have dropped his captain but the Man United boss says he won’t be offloading him.