Why Wayne Rooney has an expiration date on his time with Manchester United - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
Manchester United’s want-away forward Wayne Rooney may have been told he won’t be sold this summer, but his new manager David Moyes is proving he rules with an iron fist with his latest batch of comments.
Since joining Manchester United, Rooney, for the large part, has been a regular in the starting line-up. But while having won near-everything at club level, and a host of personal awards, the 27-year old has faced question marks over his future with United for three years.
Despite having stayed at the club following his transfer request in 2010, the murmurings of a potential departure in the future have never left.
At the end of last season, the England international was left out of Manchester United’s last couple of games of the Premier League season. Sir Alex Ferguson, who was then the United manager, cited how the forward had handed in another transfer request ...