Found September 04, 2013 on
PLAYERS: Wayne Rooney
Wayne Rooney heard the whispers, so he decided to fight back — even though it looks like he already lost a fight. On Tuesday, the Manchester United and England star posted pictures of the head wound he suffered Saturday on his Facebook timeline. The three-inch gash, which opened up after a practice-field collision with teammate Phil Jones, kept him out of United’s loss to Liverpool on Sunday. It also rules him out of England’s FIFA World Cup qualifiers against Moldova and Ukraine on Sept. 6 and 10, respectively. Rooney included a message for those who doubt his desire to play for his country. “Some people seem to be questioning my commitment to the England squad and the fact I had to pull out of the 2 games,” he said. “There’s nothing I would like more than to be helping the lads in the qualifiers. I’m sure people will see from these images the reason why I won’t be able to play.” This is not the first time Rooney has shed blood with United. He suffered a horrific thigh gash during ...

Wayne Rooney posts pics of forehead injury

Wayne Rooney was unable to suit up for Manchester United’s loss to rival Liverpool on Sunday because of a head injury he suffered during practice. He and teammate Phil Jones both went up for a header, which left a gruesome looking gash on Rooney’s forehead. Because of the injury, Rooney is going to have to […]

Wayne Rooney posts grotesque photos of head injury on Facebook (pics)

During practice on Saturday, Wayne Rooney collided with England teammate Phil Jones, resulting in a gash on his forehead. The aftermath of the collision prevented Rooney from competing alongside his Manchester United mates in a match against Liverpool on Sunday, but what has English football fans all in a lather is how the injury will […]The post Wayne Rooney posts grotesque photos...

Rooney's rough cut! England medics run their eyes over photos of forward's forehead

England's medical team studied photographs of Wayne Rooney’s cut forehead before ruling him out of the World Cup qualifiers against Moldova and Ukraine. The wound runs from just below his hairline to above his eyes following a collision with team-mate Phil Jones during Manchester United’s training session on Saturday morning. Rooney’s cut is so deep that he cannot head...

Rooney blasts critics after head injury

England forward Wayne Rooney has posted a picture online of the head injury that has ruled him out of the upcoming World Cup qualifiers, along with a message to those questioning his withdrawal from Roy Hodgson's squad. The 27-year-old missed Manchester United' s 1-0 defeat at Liverpool on Sunday after manager David Moyes had confirmed he has suffered a severe gash on his...

Wayne Rooney Silences Critics By Posting Two Graphic Images Of Latest Injury To His Facebook Page

Wayne Rooney was forced to pull out of England’s World Cup qualifiers against Moldova and Ukraine after he sustained what looks to be an awful cut during a training session incident where he ran into his teammate Phil Jones. Rooney was getting some push-back about his decision to pull out of the qualifiers, so he fired back by posting two graphic images of the cut to his Facebook...

Manchester United’s biggest signing of the summer: Wayne Rooney

Was Marouane Fellaini Manchester United’s only big signing of the summer, what about Wayne Rooney ? Whilst United’s transfer dealing have been less than memorable, the biggest signing of the summer for many United fans will be the retention of Wayne Rooney. For long periods it looked like Manchester United’s talismanic striker would be leaving the club with Chelsea, Arsenal...

England has striker worries ahead of Moldova match

With Wayne Rooney sidelined by a head injury, England will dip into its pool of reserve strikers to get the goals against Moldova on Friday in World Cup qualifying. Daniel Sturridge, arguably the hottest forward in the Premier League at the moment, is likely to replace Rooney up front if the Liverpool player shrugs off a hamstring problem that has affected him this past week. If...

Wayne Rooney posts graphic photo of head gash to Facebook

English soccer star Wayne Rooney suffered a massive gash across his head following a kick from teammate Phil Jones. Here's a photo of the gruesome injury.

Lambert to start Moldova game

Striker Rickie Lambert will make his first England start in Friday's World Cup qualifier against Moldova, manager Roy Hodgson has confirmed. Lambert came off the bench to score the winning goal against Scotland on debut last month. Now, with Wayne Rooney and Daniel Sturridge both injured, the 31-year-old will get his first start at international level on Friday night when England...

Arsenal Have a New Weapon in Ozil

With the time of the transfer period coming to an end, team and managers scramble for last minute trades and player purchases. Not many people expected Arsenal to actually acquire a quality player, or any player at all. With several failed attempts to attract the likes of Wayne Rooney, Luis Suarez and other top prospects, Arsenal seem to be out of luck in the transfer market this...

Manchester United baffled by criticisms of summer window policy

The champions brought in David Moyes’s No1 target Marouane Fellaini and managed to retain the heavyweight services of Wayne Rooney who had flirted with a move to Chelsea. Supporters though wanted more. It is understood that Manchester United did not want to be rushed into the wrong signings or what they considered overpriced signings like Ander ­Herrera. They expect to be busier...
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