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Man United vs L.A. Galaxy: Wayne Rooney and Landon Donovan both playing

It’s just an international friendly, but the biggest star on each side want to participate. Wayne Rooney said he hopes to start the very first game of the Louis van Gaal era as Manchester United begin their preseason at the world famous Rose Bowl to take on the L.A. Galaxy. Landon Donovan, the leading scorer in MLS history and ESPN talking head said that he hopes he gets the chance...
Via The Sports Bank
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Why Wayne Rooney Should Not Be Named England Captain

With the announcement of Steven Gerrard’s international retirement, after 38 games as captain and 114 appearances, attention was quickly turned to one question. Who will wear the captain’s armband next for the Three Lions? Frankly, England isn’t littered with options. Perhaps that is part of the reason the English performed so poorly in Brazil. Ex-England captain Bryan Robson...
Via World Soccer Talk
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Wayne Rooney should be next England Capt, thinks Gerrard

According to The Sun, Steven Gerrard reckons Wayne Rooney should succeed him as England captain. So again, that’s what is so special about playing for country over playing for club. National loyalties always trump commercial. Gerrard believes the Manchester United striker should assume the leadership role with Three Lions now that he’s stepping down.  I don’t need to...
Via The Sports Bank
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

Wayne Rooney 1/3 to become next England captain following Steven Gerrard’s retirement

Competition: England Market: Rooney to be next England captain Odds: 1/3 @ William Hill Manchester United forward Wayne Rooney is […]
Via Soccer News
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Wayne Rooney 1/16 to rebuff transfer talk and stay with Manchester United this summer

Competition: Premier League Market: Rooney to stay at Man Utd Odds: 1/16 @ Ladbrokes Manchester United forward Wayne Rooney had […]
Via Soccer News
1 day ago  |  Discuss

MLS: European teams begin their tour of the US and Canada

Wayne Rooney and Mesut Ozil will be in action against MLS teams. American and Canadian soccer fans brace yourself, the biggest clubs in the world are coming to a city near you. MLS supporters will get witness Manchester United, AC Milan, Arsenal and multiple European teams play as they prepare for their upcoming season. In what is now a summer tradition, these teams elect to come...
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Sporting Kansas City: Matt Besler is a wanted man

Clubs in England and Germany are trying to sign Sporting KC’s captain Matt Besler Matt Besler’s solid performances at the World Cup as caught some eyes in Europe and it’s been reported that clubs in England and Germany are trying to acquire his signature. The American center back started all four US games in Brazil and excelled alongside Geoff Cameron and Omar Gonzalez. Besler...
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Wayne Rooney apologizes to fans for England's flop

Wayne Rooney FINALLY scored his first goal in World Cup play. It took ten games and 759 minutes of play, but it was the only goal England scored versus Uruguay. The video is below ICYMI. Wayne Rooney also provided an assist in England’s first game versus Italy. In other words, he was accountable for both of the team’s goals in the World Cup thus far. The all time leading scorer...
Via The Sports Bank
June 21, 2014  |  Discuss

World Cup: Manaus stadium has many people scratching their heads

As always, the host country for the World Cup spreads the venues of the stadiums throughout the country. Brazil selected 12 cities to play host to World Cup matches, with Rio de Janeiro set to host the Final. These 12 cities were picked to highlight the various regions in Brazil’s 26 States. However, each stadium provided a new challenge for construction. Without a doubt the most...
June 19, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Wayne Rooney missed badly on corner kick

England’s Wayne Rooney has scored plenty of wonderful goals throughout his career. But during Saturday’s Italy-England match, he had a moment that can be best described as ‘embarrassing.’ In the 77th minute, he attempted a corner kick. He blasted it roughly 10 yards above the goal. In fact, it never even entered the field of play. Corner kicks require a very low level of...
Via The Sports Daily
June 14, 2014  |  Discuss
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