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What’s wrong with Robin van Persie? Is he in permanent decline?

Robin van Persie is having a down season at Manchester United and if it weren’t for the big money Ed Woodward spent on retaining Wayne Rooney and acquiring Radamel Falcao, this would be a much much bigger issue.No Premier League player has scored more goals (70) than Robin van Persie over the last four seasons. But RVP only has one goal this season which put United up 2-nil on...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Sir Alex Ferguson claims David Moyes disaster wasn’t his fault

Sir Alex Ferguson is definitely embracing his role as Ambassador at Manchester United. First he ended his feud with Wayne Rooney. Then, he recruited Cristiano Ronaldo. He gave him a phone call and the tabloids went wild with the story. Now Sir Alex is trying to mend fences over the way he went out; the decision that tarnished his legacy. Ferguson hand-picked David Moyes as his successor...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

West Brom vs Manchester United: Preview, Possible Lineups & Prediction

West Brom vs Manchester United: Preview, Possible Lineups & Prediction - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Victory tonight for Manchester United would move them back into the top four to end Premier League matchday 8. West Brom will head into the match only one point above the relegation zone following Newcastle’s win on Saturday. A win for Alan Irvine’s side would put...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Who has been Manchester United’s best player this season?

Manchester United are on a bit of a hot streak now. Louis van Gaal got off to a bit of a slow start in the in 2014-15 Premier League season, but they’re right up there in Champions League contention now. They’ve turned it around now. Which players have made that happen? David de Gea has been transcendent. Wayne Rooney grades out very high. Angel Di Maria has been worth the money...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Wayne Rooney is Worthy of Praise Despite Frustrating Moments

As England struggled to break down Estonia’s defense on Sunday, Wayne Rooney was once again a central figure for all the good and bad moments. Like many other games with England, Rooney struggled in the final third. He missed chances, wasted crosses, showed a poor first touch and lacked control in crucial moments. Yet, just when everyone was ready to criticize him for a lackluster...
Via World Soccer Talk
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Man United news and notes: Rooney, Jones, Di Maria, Carrick

Welcome to the second of our two daily Manchester United news and notes collections. Here’s part one. The international break is almost over. The Red Devils play West Bromwich Albion on Monday night, click here for the television info. -We begin our Man United news and notes with an item from the Daily Mail, Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane says he rejected a move to Manchester...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Rooney will walk out with children at Wembley to celebrate 100 England caps

Wayne Rooney will celebrate racking up a century of England caps by walking out at Wembley next month with his two children. After three World Cups, two European Championships and 43 goals, the 28-year-old forward is just one game shy of joining an illustrious eight-strong list of players. Rooney will soon be bracketed alongside Bobby Moore, David Beckham and Sir Bobby Charlton...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Man United news and notes: Di Maria, Rooney, Young, Valencia, RVP

We lead off our Man United news and notes column with the very interesting findings of the the EA Sports Player Performance Index, as published in Sportsmail. Which Premier League players have performed the best during the first two months of the current campaign? As you might expect, Angel Di Maria is first amongst Red Devils, with Wayne Rooney right behind him. -“Di Maria...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Wayne Rooney speaks after England win in Estonia

Euro 2016 Qualifiers – Estonia 0-1 England Wayne Rooney who scores the winning goal reacts: “We said before the game it would be tough, and they would put men behind the ball, and tonight it was. Thankfully we got the goal, and we managed to get the points.” It was close, so I was focusing on trying to get it up and over the wall as quick as I could, and thankfully it’s...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Wayne Rooney goal, climbs up England scoring list

According to The Sun, Wayne Rooney vows he will become England’s all-time leading goal scorer. He scored the second in Three Lions 5-0 win over San Marino. And today he found the back of the net again in the 1-0 victory over Estonia. He’s now fourth on the list with 43, one behind Jimmy Greaves (44) and further adrift of Gary Lineker (48) and Sir Bobby Charlton (49). Here’s...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Hodgson: No plans to bring Rooney off

Roy Hodgson denied that he was about to substitute Wayne Rooney just before the England captain scored the winner against […]
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Estonia 0 England 1: Rooney maintains England´s perfect start

Wayne Rooney scored the only goal of the game as England beat 10-man Estonia to make it three Euro 2016 […]
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

England battle to hard-fought victory over ten-man Estonia

England needed a late Wayne Rooney free-kick to secure a 1-0 victory over the 10 men of Estonia in Euro 2016 qualifying Group E. On a frustrating night in Tallinn, the visiting captain endured some moments to forget in front of goal aside from the 73rd minute, when his set-piece bagged Roy Hodgson's side the points and maintained the perfect start to the campaign. It was Estonia...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Premiership power stifles England progress

Originally posted on Top-soccer.com @england England’s abject failure in this summer’s World Cup finals has seemingly failed to jolt the Football Association into any meaningful action to improve the International set-up. England’s 1966 World Cup win now serves merely as a painful reminder as to how long it has been since they truly ruled world football. The nations expectations...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Ranking the 58 best Manchester United players ever (vote here)

The international break leaves us some time to look at where today’s Manchester United heroes such as Wayne Rooney and Robin van Persie rank among the greatest ever to wear the Manchester United kit. Legends like Sir Bobby Charlton and Bryan Robson. You can add Angel Di Maria and Radamel Falcao into the mix too. And Ranker is here to foster that debate. You can vote up or down...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Man United news and notes: Rooney, Rojo, Keane, Carrick

What’s the latest news surrounding the world’s biggest club? Here’s what the internet has been talking about in the last 12 hours pertaining to Manchester United. It’s time for your daily Man United news and notes. -Two Man United news items from The Telegraph “Roy Keane’s much talked about beard has gone!” “Manchester United’s plan to put sponsorship on the back...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Man United news and notes: Rooney, Herrera, Vidal

Lots of Man United news and notes to discuss today. So much so that we’re going to do two editions today. Let’s dive right in by talking about Ander Herrera being named to the European team of the month for 2014. The All Star team is comprised of players from Europe’s top five leagues. Ander Herrera named in the European Team of the month! #MUFC pic.twitter.com/ksKhF5Iv0D...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Rooney under no pressure to break record, says Hodgson

England manager Roy Hodgson does not believe Wayne Rooney will feel pressure as he edges closer to becoming his country’s […]
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

England hammer San Marino for shutout in Euro 2016 Qualifier

Wayne Rooney moved closer to becoming England's all-time record goalscorer in a 5-0 win over minnows San Marino in the European Qualifiers. It was not the complete goal-fest many expected for Roy Hodgson's team against an opponent ranked the lowest in the world by FIFA but it maintained the Three Lions' position at the top of Group E. And Rooney was an architect as his...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Man United news: Rojo, Di Maria, Ronaldo, Rooney

Here is a collection of some of the latest and more important Manchester United news stories that have been circulating around the web in the past 12 hours. It’s our daily Man United news and notes. -We begin our Man United news and notes collection with a piece in the The Sun. “Wayne Rooney vows he will become England’s all-time leading goalscorer – he could match second...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Rooney eyes England goalscoring record

Wayne Rooney admitted the England goalscoring record is on the back of his mind ahead of the country’s two Euro […]
Via Soccer News
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Sir Alex Ferguson named second most controversial manager

Sir Alex Ferguson recently ended his feud with Wayne Rooney, but he’s still regarded as a very controversial and polarizing figure. The fact that he hand-picked David Moyes as his successor, and of course the utter disaster that ensued from that decision, only added to the very strong opinions that surround him. Let’s give Sir Alex credit though, he was tried to redeem himself...
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14 days ago  |  Discuss

French Giants Target Manchester United Captain

French Giants Target Manchester United Captain - originally posted on Soccerlens.com In a shocking report to come out today, French club Monaco have set their sights on Manchester United captain and striker Wayne Rooney. The Englishman recently signed a new 5 1/2-year extension on contract at Old Trafford, but Monaco are confident of being able to avail his services. According to...
Via Soccerlens
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Wayne Rooney remains a target for Monaco who hope to take Manchester United captain to France

Vadim Vasilyev, vice-president of AS Monaco and the closest adviser to the Russian billionaire owner Dmitry Rybolovlev, has given the strongest indication yet that the club still hope to sign Wayne Rooney only months after the England captain agreed a 5½-year, £300,000-a-week deal at Manchester United. “One year ago, we were discussing one of the top players of the Premier League...
Via Pro Sports Daily
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Wayne Rooney drawing interest from Monaco

Wayne Rooney has apologized for his red card which landed him suspended for three games. While he’s currently out of sight, he’s definitely not out of mind. Despite the fact that he recently signed the richest contract in English football history to remain at Manchester United for a long time, his name is popping up in transfer rumors again. And it’s not Chelsea again this...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss
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