Originally written on Soccerlens  |  Last updated 8/20/13
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Beginning of the end! Why Manchester United should prepare for life beyond Wayne Rooney - originally posted on Soccerlens.comAlready a week into the new season, it is clear that a decision must be made soon about Wayne Rooney’s future. David Moyes repeatedly insists that Rooney will not be sold, especially after the first game, where the gaffer hailed his performance saying the maverick star is “incredibly committed” to his job. But does he really want to be at Manchester United? The fans’ boos from the Premiership victory parade will still be ringing in his ears and he will see his old nemesis Sir Alex Ferguson lurking in the shadows wherever he goes at Old Trafford. Also, his mysterious injuries have prevented him completing a full pre-season – despite starting for England against Scotland – and, together with the deafening silence about his future, he does not seem committed to the club. United fans might worry about losing such an influential player, particularly given the lack...
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