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Manchester City to make summer bid for Everton midfielder Barkley

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... Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal questioned the role of Wayne Rooney as a striker and Juan Mata in midfield ahead of the game at Leicester. Former Newcastle and West Ham manager Glenn Roeder could...
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Rooney ´not spectacular´ as striker – Van Gaal

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal said captain Wayne Rooney is under-performing up forward for the struggling powerhouse. Rooney, 28, […]
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Wayne Rooney says United attack is “great problem” for Van Gaal

As Captain, Wayne Rooney is the only member of this Manchester United team who will get preferential treatment. And only the very slightest of an advantage. Very slight. United Manager said so in similar words yesterday at this prematch press conference previewing Sunday’s contest with Leicester City. With all those great strikers and forwards: Rooney, Robin Van Persie, Radamel...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: how will Wayne Rooney, Robin van Persie, Radamel Falcao play together?

Robin van Persie, Wayne Rooney and now Radamel Falcao, who is the odd man out at Old Trafford? How is Louis van Gaal going to fit everyone in at Manchester United? Will he have to shift from his usual 3-5-2 to a Diamond? Or Maybe a 4-2-3-1? Van Gaal has said he’s stubbornly staying with his bread and butter formation, but given that he’s still winless with the Red Devils, it...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Another below-par display throws Rooney's future role into question

LONDON -- On the face of it, this might have been a perfect evening for Wayne Rooney. In his first game as England captain, he scored the winning goal against Norway to become his country's fourth-highest goalscorer of all time. Yet despite his 68th-minute penalty in the 1-0 victory, Rooney's performance on Wednesday night is likely to fuel the debate over whether the striker...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Manchester United: Assessing their transfer deals

Radamel Falcao was prolific during his time at Porto before his big money move to AS Monaco. The summer transfer window has now closed, and Manchester United look very different from when they started the window.  Players who were tipped to leave, like Marouane Fellaini and Anderson, have stayed, while Louis van Gaal has also added a host of new signings, most surprisingly Colombian...
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Wayne Rooney named captain of England’s national soccer team

Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney has now been named the captain of England men’s national soccer team. Congratulations to Wayne Rooney. The United striker has been named England's new captain. #mufc — Manchester United (@ManUtd) August 28, 2014 “It is something that I will take massive pride in doing. “As a kid I always loved […] The post Wayne Rooney named captain...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

Wayne Rooney is Manchester United’s new captain

Manchester United has announced that Wayne Rooney is their new captain. BREAKING: We can announce @WayneRooney is #mufc's new captain. Darren Fletcher vice-captain. — Manchester United (@ManUtd) August 12, 2014 Van Gaal on Rooney: "Wayne has shown a great attitude… I believe he will put his heart and soul into his captaincy...
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August 12, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: bizarre disallowed Wayne Rooney “goal” v. Liverpool

Manchester United and Wayne Rooney headed to Miami to face rival Liverpool in the International Champions Cup final Monday night. They topped Group A with an undefeated record to get here, but fell behind 1-nil in the 13′ due to Steven Gerrard. Rooney equalized, and before I could even finish tweeting out that Wayne Rooney scored, Juan Mata recorded a brace that put United ahead...
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August 04, 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...
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June 14, 2014  |  Discuss
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