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With Wayne Rooney sidelined by a head injury, England will dip into its pool of reserve strikers to get the goals against Moldova on Friday in World Cup qualifying.
Daniel Sturridge, arguably the hottest forward in the Premier League at the moment, is likely to replace Rooney up front if the Liverpool player shrugs off a hamstring problem that has affected him this past week.
If Sturridge doesn't come through, England coach Roy Hodgson must turn to the likes of Danny Welbeck, Jermain Defoe and Rickie Lambert - a scorer on debut last month - at Wembley Stadium.
Whoever starts in attack, England will expect to rack up the goals against a team it beat 5-0 away a year ago.
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Wayne Rooney was unable to suit up for Manchester United’s loss to rival Liverpool on Sunday because of a head injury he suffered during practice. He and teammate Phil Jones both went up for a header, which left a gruesome looking gash on Rooney’s forehead. Because of the injury, Rooney is going to have to […]
During practice on Saturday, Wayne Rooney collided with England teammate Phil Jones, resulting in a gash on his forehead. The aftermath of the collision prevented Rooney from competing alongside his Manchester United mates in a match against Liverpool on Sunday, but what has English football fans all in a lather is how the injury will […]The post Wayne Rooney posts grotesque photos...
England's medical team studied photographs of Wayne Rooney’s cut forehead before ruling him out of the World Cup qualifiers against Moldova and Ukraine.
The wound runs from just below his hairline to above his eyes following a collision with team-mate Phil Jones during Manchester United’s training session on Saturday morning.
Rooney’s cut is so deep that he cannot head...
Wayne Rooney heard the whispers, so he decided to fight back — even though it looks like he already lost a fight.
On Tuesday, the Manchester United and England star posted pictures of the head wound he suffered Saturday on his Facebook timeline. The three-inch gash, which opened up after a practice-field collision with teammate Phil Jones, kept him out of United’s loss to Liverpool...
England forward Wayne Rooney has posted a picture online of the head injury that has ruled him out of the upcoming World Cup qualifiers, along with a message to those questioning his withdrawal from Roy Hodgson's squad.
The 27-year-old missed Manchester United' s 1-0 defeat at Liverpool on Sunday after manager David Moyes had confirmed he has suffered a severe gash on his...
Wayne Rooney was forced to pull out of England’s World Cup qualifiers against Moldova and Ukraine after he sustained what looks to be an awful cut during a training session incident where he ran into his teammate Phil Jones. Rooney was getting some push-back about his decision to pull out of the qualifiers, so he fired back by posting two graphic images of the cut to his Facebook...
Was Marouane Fellaini Manchester United’s only big signing of the summer, what about Wayne Rooney ?
Whilst United’s transfer dealing have been less than memorable, the biggest signing of the summer for many United fans will be the retention of Wayne Rooney. For long periods it looked like Manchester United’s talismanic striker would be leaving the club with Chelsea, Arsenal...
English soccer star Wayne Rooney suffered a massive gash across his head following a kick from teammate Phil Jones. Here's a photo of the gruesome injury.
Striker Rickie Lambert will make his first England start in Friday's World Cup qualifier against Moldova, manager Roy Hodgson has confirmed.
Lambert came off the bench to score the winning goal against Scotland on debut last month.
Now, with Wayne Rooney and Daniel Sturridge both injured, the 31-year-old will get his first start at international level on Friday night when England...
With the time of the transfer period coming to an end, team and managers scramble for last minute trades and player purchases. Not many people expected Arsenal to actually acquire a quality player, or any player at all. With several failed attempts to attract the likes of Wayne Rooney, Luis Suarez and other top prospects, Arsenal seem to be out of luck in the transfer market this...
The champions brought in David Moyes’s No1 target Marouane Fellaini and managed to retain the heavyweight services of Wayne Rooney who had flirted with a move to Chelsea.
Supporters though wanted more.
It is understood that Manchester United did not want to be rushed into the wrong signings or what they considered overpriced signings like Ander Herrera. They expect to be busier...
England has a shortage of strikers for Tuesday's key World Cup qualifier against Ukraine, with Danny Welbeck now suspended for the match in Kiev.
Spearheading the attack on Friday against Moldova, Welbeck earned his second booking of the qualification campaign during the 4-0 win before scoring twice.
The yellow card was given in the first half at Wembley Stadium for shooting...