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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