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UEFA has cut Wayne Rooney’s suspension to two games, making him eligible to play in England’s final Euro 2012 group match...

Wayne Rooney Lodges Successful Appeal to UEFA, Ban Reduced to Two Games

Wayne Rooney looks set to join England's traveling party for next summer's European Championships. The Manchester United and England star was successful in his appeal of a three-game suspension, according to "The UEFA Appeals Body has reduced a suspension imposed on England striker Wayne Rooney at a hearing in Nyon," a statement by European soccer'...

Man United beats Wolves 4-1 in Premier League

Wayne Rooney ended his goal drought by scoring twice as Manchester United responded to its midweek Champions League exit with a 4-1 victory over Wolverhampton Wanderers on Saturday. Rooney hadn't scored in eight Premier League matches since Oct. 1 but his double and two goals from Nani took United to within two points of leader Manchester City, which plays at Chelsea on Monday...

UEFA agree to reduce Rooney ban

On Thursday, UEFA's three-man appeals panel reduced his original three-match ban imposed for his red card against Montenegro. A UEFA spokesman confirmed that the ban for the third match will be suspended for four years - and will only kick in if he is sent off in another European match. Rooney has also agreed to do some coaching in the community, said the spokesman. Rooney and...

Eight games without a goal and Chicharito sidelined - now's the time for Wayne Rooney to save his and Manchester United's season (

Champions League elimination was followed by Euro 2012 jubilation in a roller coaster week for the 26-year-old, but his attentions must turn to the pitch with his side needing goals

FA stand by decision to appeal Rooney ban

The FA have defended their decision to appeal the three-match ban handed to Wayne Rooney in England’s Euro 2012 qualifier...

UEFA reduces Rooney's Euro 2012 ban by game

Wayne Rooney was cleared to play in England's final group match at next year's European Championship following UEFA's decision Thursday to reduce his three-match ban to two.

Ferguson: Careless Man Utd Let Ourselves Down Badly

Manchester United Sir Alex Ferguson Wayne RooneyManchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson admits they were “careless” for their Champions League elimination by FC more

Evra embarrassed with Europa League

Manchester United defender Patrice Evra said he is embarrassed at being demoted to the Europa League. Sir Alex Ferguson’s side...

Rooney and van Persie must bring their A-game as focus turns to EPL

With Arsenal safely through to the next round of the Champions League and Manchester United dumped into the Europa League, Arsene Wenger and Sir Alex Ferguson can, albeit with varying relish, turn their attention fully to the Premier League. For either the Gunners or the Red Devils to overhaul Manchester City at the top of the table, they will need their respective main men - Robin...

UEFA reduce Rooney ban

England star Wayne Rooney is free to play the final game of the Euro 2012 group stages after having his...

UEFA reduces Rooney's Euro 2012 ban to 2 games

Wayne Rooney was cleared to play in England's final group match at next year's European Championship following UEFA's decision Thursday to reduce his three-match ban to two.

Man Utd Flop Evra: This Nightmare Is Embarrassing

Manchester UnitedManchester United fullback Patrice Evra admits he’s embarrassed after their shock defeat to FC more

England striker Wayne Rooney has Euro 2012 ban cut by one game to two matches following successful appeal (

The Manchester United striker is now set to feature in his side's final group stage fixture against Ukraine but the sanction could be reinstated for further offenses.

Dalglish criticises FA for Rooney appeal

Kenny Dalglish has criticised the Football Association over the way they have handled the appeal over Wayne Rooney’s Euro 2012 ban, BBC Sport reports. Rooney has seen his ban reduced to two games instead of the original three matches and Dalglish believes the FA did not set a good example in the way they handled the process. Liverpool striker Luis Suarez is also facing a racism...

Spurs ace Dos Santos wanted by Sevilla

Each day we'll bring you the very latest tabloid rumors as the biggest clubs around splash the cash to bolster their rosters. True or not, they're always entertaining... DAILY MIRROR Patrice Evra last night admitted Manchester United's players are "embarrassed" at having to play in the Europa League after their humiliating Champions League exit. Roberto...
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