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Teammate urges goal-scoring striker to snub Liverpool and Manchester United interest

Teammate urges goal-scoring striker to snub Liverpool and Manchester United interest - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Aston Villa midfielder Leandro Bacuna has urged Christian Benteke to snub a chance to make a big money move in the summer transfer window. The 24-year-old scored 12 goals in last 12 matches and played a key role in helping Tim Sherwood’s side avoid relegation...
Via Soccerlens
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Manchester United set to break the bank for Real Madrid star?

Manchester United set to break the bank for Real Madrid star? - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Manchester United are keen to sign a goalscorer this summer. With the likes of Falcao and Van Persie on their way out, Van Gaal is desperate to relieve some of Wayne Rooney’ goalscoring burden. The Old Trafford outfit have been linked with almost every striker on the market, but...
Via Soccerlens
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Wayne Rooney: The number of players we need to fight for the title

Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney says at least two players are needed to fight for the title next season. The Englishman says United's slow start to this season was the reason why they failed to challenge Chelsea until the very end. But he is confident the Red Devils can fight for trophies if they add […]
Via FastOneTwo.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Rooney confident United will challenge for title next season

Wayne Rooney insists Manchester United will mount a serious title challenge next season. A difficult first season of the Louis van Gaal era ended with a somewhat underwhelming 0-0 draw at Hull on Sunday. Despite a disappointing run of one win in their final six games, United achieved their aim of Champions League qualification - but Rooney is hungry for so much more. The United skipper...
Via Fox Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Louis van Gaal identifies area to strengthen during transfer window

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal says a "number 6" type of player will be his main priority during the summer transfer window. The Dutchman had to improvise in midfield after key players suffered injuries with striker Wayne Rooney deployed in midfield last month after injuries to Michael Carrick and Daley Blind. "No.6 is a […]
Via FastOneTwo.com
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Van Gaal says defensive midfielder a priority for Manchester United

Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal has made signing a defensive midfielder a priority for next season. The Dutchman believes the team lacks sufficient depth in that area of the pitch, and expects to address the situation. While Michael Carrick has been dependable in the role throughout his nine-season at Old Trafford, United have been forced to play without the 33-year-old at...
Via Fox Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Louis van Gaal: Injury update on Wayne Rooney and David De Gea

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal says goalkeeper David De Gea will be assessed on Saturday morning ahead of the away game against Hull City. The Red Devils are almost certain to finish third in the Premier League unless they win by a large margin and Arsenal lose at home against West Bromwich Albion. And […]
Via FastOneTwo.com
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Manchester United-Hull City Preview

Hull City have to beat Manchester United at the KC Stadium on the final day of the Premier League season to have any chance of avoiding relegation. The Tigers (8-10-19) are third from bottom in the table and even if they did take maximum points from the Red Devils (20-9-8), they will survive only if fellow strugglers Newcastle United fail to beat West Ham on Sunday in their match...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Wayne Rooney says Manchester United are ready for a title challenge next season

Wayne Rooney says Manchester United are ready for a title challenge next season - originally posted on Soccerlens.com After being back in the Champions League in his first season, Louis Van Gaal and his players believe they are ready to take the next step. Wayne Rooney claimed that getting back to the Champions League was the main objective this season and that the players have done...
Via Soccerlens
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Arsenal expose Manchester United’ goalscoring problems

Arsenal expose Manchester United’ goalscoring problems - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Despite being the better side for most part of the game, Manchester United were disappointed to come away with just one point from their final home game of the season, against Arsenal. The Gunners snatched a late equalizer thanks to a deflection from Tyler Blackett, in the 82nd minute....
Via Soccerlens
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Louis van Gaal: Injury update on Rooney, Di Maria and van Persie

Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal has revealed that defender Luke Shaw and striker Wayne Rooney will boss miss Sunday's home game against Arsenal. The Red Devils are almost certain to finish in the top four this season and have a small chance of overtaking the Gunners in the table. "The situation is not positive […]
Via FastOneTwo.com
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney ruled out of Arsenal clash

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has confirmed that Wayne Rooney will miss this weekend’s clash against Arsenal. Last week, Rooney was substituted at halftime of United’s 2-1 win over Crystal Palace after sustaining a dead leg at Selhurst Park. Van Gaal also revealed that left-back Luke Shaw will not be available for Sunday’s encounter with the Gunners. Shaw took a...
Via World Soccer Talk
14 days ago  |  Discuss

LVG gives injury update on Di Maria, Van Persie, Rooney and Shaw for Arsenal clash

LVG gives injury update on Di Maria, Van Persie, Rooney and Shaw for Arsenal clash - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Manchester United have mixed injury news for the clash against Arsenal as star duo Angel Di Maria and Robin van Persie will return to the squad, while England duo Luke Shaw and Wayne Rooney will miss the tie. The Argentine international and the former Arsenal...
Via Soccerlens
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Rooney is the Old Trafford specialist

Wayne Rooney has been the driving force behind United’s impressive home record this term. The post Rooney is the Old Trafford specialist appeared first on TheSoccerDaily.com.
Via The Soccer Daily
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Manchester United: Replacing Carrick is vital this summer

Michael Carrick has been an important Manchester United player for a long time. Michael Carrick has arguably been the most important player this season for Manchester United, with the exception of David de Gea.  When Carrick plays, Manchester United are much more likely to win, and when he is absent from the line up, the team is noticeably weaker.  Carrick controls Manchester...
Via isportsweb.com
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Shaw and Rooney suffer injuries at Palace

Luke Shaw and Wayne Rooney were added to United’s burgeoning injury list during Saturday’s match. The post Shaw and Rooney suffer injuries at Palace appeared first on TheSoccerDaily.com.
Via The Soccer Daily
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Wayne Rooney nets April goal award

Wayne Rooney’s superb effort against Aston Villa is voted United’s Goal of the Month for April. The post Wayne Rooney nets April goal award appeared first on TheSoccerDaily.com.
Via The Soccer Daily
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Louis van Gaal: Injury update on Rooney, van Persie and Shaw

Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal says strikers Wayne Rooney and Robin van Persie are fit to face West Bromwich Albion this weekend. The Englishman recovered from a knee injury suffered last Sunday against Everton with the Dutchman featuring for the Under-21s and coming through the action unscathed on Monday. "Rooney is fit to play, […]
Via FastOneTwo.com
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Wayne Rooney fit to face West Brom after injury scare; Carrick remains sidelined

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has confirmed Wayne Rooney is fit to face West Brom on Saturday. There had been serious concern around Old Trafford that Rooney had suffered a season-ending injury against Everton last Sunday. Initial tests on his knee were inconclusive, and Rooney was deemed fit enough to travel to London for the PFA Player of the Year dinner last Sunday...
Via World Soccer Talk
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Rooney declared fit for United vs West Brom

Louis van Gaal confirms Wayne Rooney is fit to face West Brom but rules out two defenders. The post Rooney declared fit for United vs West Brom appeared first on TheSoccerDaily.com.
Via The Soccer Daily
28 days ago  |  Discuss

United skipper Rooney recovers from injury to face West Brom

Wayne Rooney has been passed fit for Manchester United's home game against West Brom. There were fears that Rooney would miss the match at Old Trafford after he came off in the 88th minute of United's 3-0 defeat to Everton last Sunday following a kick to the knee. But speaking to MUTV on Friday, manager Louis van Gaal confirmed his captain is available to play against the Baggies...
Via Fox Sports
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Wayne Rooney could miss the remainder of the season with knee ligament damage

Manchester United could be without the services of Wayne Rooney for the remainder of the season after the forward suffered an injury during the dying minutes of his side’s 3-0 defeat to Everton on Sunday. Initial tests on his knee were inconclusive, and Rooney was deemed fit enough to travel to London for the PFA Player of the Year dinner on Sunday night. Even though the injury...
Via World Soccer Talk
April 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Wayne Rooney’s injury is a major concern for Manchester United

Wayne Rooney’s injury is a major concern for Manchester United - originally posted on Soccerlens.com With only four games left to go, Manchester United are fearing the worst – skipper Wayne Rooney’s season could be over due to ligament injury.  Rooney limped off at the end of United’s humiliating 3-0 defeat by Everton last Sunday and it appears now it was a serious knee...
Via Soccerlens
April 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Why the animosity between Everton and Wayne Rooney has abated over time

Just over ten years ago, Duncan Ferguson turned his finest performance of many in Everton colors. The rumbustious Scot rolled back the years on an atmospheric evening at Goodison Park, running amok amidst a terrified Manchester United defence and scoring the winning goal for the Toffees in a famous 1-0 win. It was a special evening for Evertonians; a win inspired by a talismanic...
Via World Soccer Talk
April 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Wayne Rooney happy with Man United dominance over Chelsea

Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney believes they can take heart from their performance in the 1-0 defeat at Chelsea. Louis van Gaal's men enjoyed 70 per cent of the possession at Stamford Bridge but Eden Hazard scored the only goal of the game as Chelsea moved closer to securing the Premier League title. The visitors came into Saturday evening's game on a high after beating rivals...
Via Fox Sports
April 19, 2015  |  Discuss
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