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Chelsea will be patient in their pursuit of Wayne Rooney - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
With Chelsea travelling to Old Trafford this weekend for their third Premier League game of the season against Manchester United, Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has recently revealed in an interview that he is prepared to wait until after both sides have played each other – before Chelsea will make another bid for United forward Wayne Rooney.
‘I don’t want Chelsea to do it before we go (to Old Trafford). Everybody in the club, in the board, they agree with me. They share that opinion. I think this period, by the ethical point of view, is a period where we’re going to be quiet.’
Mourinho previously admitted Wayne Rooney was the side’s number one transfer target this summer, but had failed in his bid to sign him. Manchester United manager David Moyes maintained his stance that the 27-year old was not for sale at any price – and certainly not to a fellow title rival.
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This Wayne Rooney article comes from Robbie Dunne.
The Premiership season is in full swing yet again with every team having played over the weekend. There were predictions made and plans for the
year drawn up. In some cases (Arsenal), the future looks bleak having signed nobody and lost Alex Oxlade Chamberlain until at least November
with a knee injury.
In other cases, the future...
Romelu Lukaku says he would embrace competition for places if Chelsea were to agree a deal for Wayne Rooney.
The Blues are set to offer a third bid for the Manchester United striker following the sides' Premier League showdown at Old Trafford on Monday night.
And Lukaku, while fully focused on a regular place in the starting line-up, insists he would welcome Rooney if it would...
Chelsea have been offered a glimmer of hope in their bid to sign Wayne Rooney.
Mirror Sport understands Jose Mourinho has been told that Manchester United ARE prepared to do business - but only if they can find a replacement for the unsettled striker.
The Special One has made clear his intention to make a third approach for Rooney before the transfer window slams shut with sources...
Wayne Rooney to stay at United? - originally posted on Soccerlens.comAfter months of media speculation, Wayne Rooney seems finally to have settled his differences with Manchester United and looks increasingly likely to commit his future to the club.
Rumours are circulating that Rooney and his agent, Paul Stretford, have recently met with manager David Moyes and discussed his future...
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...
Manchester United supremo Ed Woodward has sent Chelsea a ‘terse’ letter warning them to make no new bids for Wayne Rooney.
Chief executive Woodward - backed by the champions' American owners - put his views in writing in a ‘Dear Roman...’ message aimed to block a new bid.
United have turned down two offers for unsettled Rooney from the Roman Abramovich-owned Londoners...
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho says a new bid for Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney won't be submitted until after Monday's match at the Premier League champions.
Chelsea has had two bids rejected for the unsettled Rooney, who indicated to United toward the end of last season that he wanted to leave.
United has said Rooney is not for sale but that has not deterred Chelsea...
Jose Mourinho and Chelsea will wait until after Monday's Barclays Premier League match with Manchester United to make a third approach for transfer target Wayne Rooney.
Chelsea have seen two offers for Rooney rebuffed by United, who insist the England striker is not for sale.
Mourinho will test that resolve, but not until after the trip to Old Trafford.
"I don't want...
Chelsea will test Manchester United 's determination to keep Wayne Rooney before the transfer window closes, boss Jose Mourinho has hinted.
Chelsea have already seen two bids for the United striker rejected, but Jose Mourinho is not yet prepared to cut his losses and will continue his pursuit until the September 2 deadline.
Mourinho was asked the motivation behind a probable...
Do Manchester United really want Chelsea’s Juan Mata, and will Rooney be part of the deal? - originally posted on Soccerlens.comWith little more than a week left for the summer transfer window to close, hectic parleys are on between two Premier League giants Manchester United and Chelsea for the transfer of Wayne Rooney.
Chelsea who have bid twice already for the striker, are...
Chelsea are understood to be in advanced talks to sign Tottenham target Willian from Anzhi Makachkala in a £30million deal.
The Stamford Bridge club have made their move after London rivals Tottenham held talks with Willian earlier on Thursday.
Spurs were ready to splash £30million on the midfielder, who has been offered a five-year contract at White Hart Lane.
But the 25-year...
Eto’o is available for around £5million with his current employers Anzhi looking to trim their massive wage bill.
Blues boss Jose Mourinho is on the lookout for a new forward and is keen to be reunited with the 32-year-old who he managed at Inter Milan should he miss out on number one target Wayne Rooney.
However according to Italian newspaper Gazzetta Dello Sport United have...
Chelsea strikers Demba ba and Romelu Lukaku
Spanish side Malaga are keen on a move for Chelsea’s Demba Ba and Romelu Lukaku, according to reports from the Daily Star.
The La Liga outfit have made securing the young Belgian and the Senegal international their top priority before the transfer window closes, and are hopeful that the Blues’ pursuit of Wayne Rooney will make a...
The Premiership season just to kicked off. The expectations are high, with fireworks expected as Premiership teams seek to claim the top position and win the much coveted Premiership trophy. To make predictions for the 2013-2014 Premiership season, let us look at teams structures and what to expect.
Holders Manchester United, are defending the title for the first time without their...