Tag: Wayne Rooney

Wayne Rooney Retires from International Football

England and former Manchester United star, Wayne Rooney has retired from international football after turning down the chance to be part of the squad for next month’s World Cup qualifiers. Now an Everton striker, he was asked by England boss, Gareth Southgate to be involved against Malta and Slovakia. “Every[Read More…]

Women Striker, Eni Aluko Makes History On BBC’s Match Of The Day Show

England women’s striker, Nigerian-born Eni Aluko made history on Sunday Afternoon when she became the first female professional footballer to become a pundit on the BBC’s Match of the Day show which is hosted by Mark Chapman. She was joined by John Motson and Kevin Kilbane. The Chelsea Women’s striker who is[Read More…]

Rooney Apologizes To Teammates Over Red Card

During Manchester United’s 2-1 victory over West Ham on Saturday, Wayne Rooney saw red for a clumsy foul on Stewart Downing. Referee,  Lee Mason sent Rooney to the tunnel after the Red Devil’s skipper kicked the West Ham player around the halfway line. Reacting to his dismissal, the England forward[Read More…]

This Is A New Dawn For The Red Devils, Van Gaal Declares

After a poor start to the 2014/2015 premier league season, Manchester United seems to have steadied the ship as they convincingly won Queens Park Rangers, 4-0 on Sunday. Goals from new boys, Ander Herrera and Angel Di Maria coupled with goals from Wayne Rooney and Juan Mata handed the Red[Read More…]

Van Gaal Confirms Rooney As Red Devils’ Captain

Manchester United manager, Louis Van Gaal has handed England striker, Wayne Rooney the captain’s armband ahead of the 2014/2015 season. Scott, Darren Fletcher has also been announced as the vice-captain. “For me it’s always very important the choice of captain,” “Wayne has shown a great attitude towards everything he does.[Read More…]

PSG Considering £35m Swoop For Wayne Rooney

By ESPN Paris Saint-Germain would be prepared to offer Wayne Rooney a way out of Old Trafford should Louis van Gaal be confirmed as Manchester United’s new manager next week. Van Gaal’s imminent arrival has prompted recent fears from Rooney, who believes Van Gaal will choose close friend Robin van Persie[Read More…]

Buttner Believes Manchester United Will Reach UCL Semi-Final

Manchester United’s second-choice left-back, Alexander Buttner is certain Manchester United will reach the semi-finals of the UEFA  Champions League after his credible performance against Arjen Robben in yesterday’s first leg quarter-final fixture which ended 1-1 at Old Trafford. Bayern dominated possession but it was United who netted first when Nemanja[Read More…]

Manchester United Board Currently Shopping For Moyes’ Replacement

There is a possibility that under-pressure manager, David Moyes may lose his job at Manchester United. The Scot is becoming a very unpopular figure among Old Trafford faithfuls. They have been public statements that Moyes would at least get a second season as manager but things seem to have changed.[Read More…]

Liverpool Defeat Is One Of My Worst Days – Rooney

Manchester United’s 0-3 defeat to Liverpool on Sunday has been described by United forward, Wayne Rooney as one of the worst days of his career. The English striker said the Red Devils’ dressing room was like a nightmare after the loss. He spoke to his club’s TV station, MUTV. “It’s[Read More…]

Wayne Rooney Bags $104m Manchester United Contract

Striker, Wayne Rooney has signed a new five-and-a-half year contract with premier league champions, Manchester United in a deal worth about £300,000 a week. The 28-years-old £250,000 a week contract would have expired next year. On his website, an elated Rooney was quoted as saying: “I’m happy everything is now finalized and[Read More…]