Originally posted on The Sports Bank  |  Last updated 10/28/13
Wayne Rooney, Manchester United striker and international superstar was the talk of the summer transfer window. United retaining the 27-year-old was their only big “signing” of the period. An own goal if you will. Now as the January transfer window approaches, the talk around Wayne Rooney will once again swell. And Chelsea is looking to make a major bid. From Football Fan Cast: Chelsea are considering making a new move for Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney once the January transfer window opens, according to reports from The Metro. The Blues made several offers for the England international over the summer, but were unable to convince the Red Devils to sell, despite the player himself being keen to leave Old Trafford. Rooney has since settled his differences with the club and has been welcomed back into the starting XI by new boss David Moyes. But a new contract offer has not been forthcoming, leading to speculation that he may be allowed to move on in the New Year. This has alerted Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho, who is desperate to add a top class centre-forward to his squad. Paul M. Banks is the owner of The Sports Bank.net, an affiliate of Fox Sports. He’s also a regular analyst on news talk radio stations across the world; with weekly segments on NBC and Fox Sports Radio. Follow him on Twitter (@paulmbanks) and RSS The post Chelsea to make another bid for United’s Wayne Rooney appeared first on The Sports Bank.Net.
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