Wayne Rooney RUMORS & NEWS

  • Wayne Rooney hails 'incredible' Sir Alex Ferguson in bid to end Manchester United feud

    Daily Mirror "Wayne Rooney has labelled Sir Alex Ferguson as an "incredible person" in a bid to bury the hatchet between the two. The pair were involved in a high profile bust-up when the newly-appointed Manchester United captain was dropped for a Champions League clash with Real Madrid in Feguson's final..." September 17

  • Wayne Rooney is awful and only interested in himself, says former Manchester United defender

    Metro "Former Manchester United defender Paul Parker has blasted Wayne Rooney and has called on Louis van Gaal to drop the England international in favour of Radamel Falcao. Rooney hailed the Colombia star’s recruitment at Old Trafford on Tuesday, saying the transfer was ‘a real statement of intent’,..." September 02

  • Rooney named England captain heading into Euro 2016

    Covers.com "Wayne Rooney was named captain of an inexperienced England squad Thursday, after the side's worst-ever World Cup finish this summer. England skipper Roy Hodgson made the announcement while naming the squad for England's first European Championship qualifier against Switzerland Sept. 8. " August 28

  • Manchester United have named Wayne Rooney as their new captain

    BBC "The England international, 28, replaces Nemanja Vidic, who has left the club for Inter Milan, while Darren Fletcher has been named as vice-captain. Rooney will skipper United in the Premier League opener with Swansea at Old Trafford on 16 August. "It is a huge honour and a role I will..." August 13

  • Rooney apologises to England fans for exit

    ESPN FC "England's Wayne Rooney has apologised to fans after Roy Hodgson's side crashed out of the World Cup with one Group D game still left to play. Rooney, who scored his first World Cup finals goal when he equalised against Uruguay -- a game won moments later by Luis Suarez -- said on his official..." June 21

  • Manchester United's Wayne Rooney and Phil Jones to be fit for World Cup

    The Guardian "Ryan Giggs is confident that Wayne Rooney and Phil Jones will both recover from their respective injuries and be fit for England at the World Cup. Rooney will miss Manchester United's trip to Southampton on Sunday's final day of the Premier League season due to a tight groin. Giggs said:..." May 09

  • Rooney worried RVP will be United's No 1 striker if van Gaal becomes manager

    Daily Mail "Wayne Rooney is concerned about Manchester United’s plan to install Louis van Gaal as manager, because of the Dutchman’s close relationship with Robin van Persie. The United frontman is believed to be worried that the situation could revert to how it was during Sir Alex Ferguson’s final season..." April 30

  • Manchester United talisman Wayne Rooney could miss the rest of the season

    Daily Star "The England and Manchester United striker is nursing a chipped bone in his toe but is ready to sit out the rest of the season so he doesn't jeopardise his World Cup dream this summer. Rooney had painkilling injections to get him through Wednesday night's 3-1 Champions League defeat at Bayern..." April 11

  • Wayne Rooney ‘ruled out for the rest of season with toe injury’

    Metro "David Moyes looks to have been dealt a new Manchester United blow after reports emerged that Wayne Rooney has been ruled out for the rest of the season. The striker, who recently penned a new £300,000-a-week deal at Old Trafford, is currently suffering with a chipped bone in his toe. And..." April 11

  • Injured Rooney ‘willing to take injection’ to face Bayern Munich, reveals Moyes

    talkSport "Injured Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney WILL line up against Bayern Munich for their crunch Champions League quarter-final tie, manager David Moyes has revealed. Rooney missed Saturday's win at Newcastle after picking up a toe problem in the 1-1 first leg draw with the Bundesliga..." April 09

  • Wayne Rooney set to return for Bayern Munich clash despite toe injury

    The Guardian "Pep Guardiola is 100% certain and willing to bet "a big, big glass of beer" that Wayne Rooney will play for Manchester United against Bayern Munich in Wednesday's Champions League quarter-final second leg despite the striker having a toe injury. Rooney was able to train with the team on Tuesday..." April 08

  • Bayern Munich accuse Wayne Rooney of diving for Schweinsteiger red card

    The Guardian "An unhappy Pep Guardiola complained to the referee for sending off Bastian Schweinsteiger in Bayern Munich's draw with Manchester United, with the coach intimating that Wayne Rooney had dived to get the midfielder a second yellow card. The incident occurred in the 90th minute of the 1-1..." April 02

  • 'He wants to take responsibility': Moyes gives clearest hint that Rooney will be handed captaincy next season

    Daily Mail "David Moyes has given the clearest indication yet that Wayne Rooney will be appointed Manchester United’s new captain next season. With skipper Nemanja Vidic leaving for Inter Milan and uncertainty hanging over the Old Trafford future of Patrice Evra, Rooney has emerged as a clear favourite to..." March 24

  • Rooney could be Manchester United captain BEFORE the end of the season

    Daily Star "United boss David Moyes needs to appoint a new skipper following the news Nemanja Vidic has agreed to join Inter Milan. Vidic has agreed terms with the Italian outfit and will quit United at the end of this season and move to the San Siro on a free transfer. His departure is a huge blow to..." March 06

  • Rooney agrees finer details to £300,000-a-week United contract... but image rights hold up signing of mega deal

    Daily Mail "Wayne Rooney has agreed the fundamental details of his new £300,000-a-week contract at Manchester United but the deal has been held up by haggling over image rights. It is understood that the United striker and his representatives have declared themselves happy with the fine details of the..." February 20

  • Rooney expected to sign a new £300,000-a-week contract with Manchester United by the end of the week

    Daily Mirror "The striker hasn't yet put pen to paper, contrary to morning reports, but he's agreed to extend his time at Old Trafford in principle. Wayne Rooney is expected to sign a new contract with Manchester United by the end of the week. Rooney, out of contract at the end of next season, has agreed..." February 16

  • Yorke: Rooney can't afford to play for a team outside the Champions League

    Manchester Evening News "Dwight Yorke fears Wayne Rooney could turn his back on a new £300,000-a-week contract at United if David Moyes fails to secure Champions League football next season. The Premier League champions are hoping to tie their leading scorer down to a record-breaking four-and-a-half-year deal – and are..." February 07

  • Rooney agrees new long-term contract

    talkSport "The striker's future has been the subject of intense speculation in recent months, with Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho making no secret of his desire to lure the England star to Stamford Bridge. However, Rooney has now accepted a lucrative offer from United to extend his contract beyond..." January 28

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    PhysioRoom.com Ltd @physioroom

    #Moyes confirms #RvP #Rooney & #Fellaini have all trained ahead of the #CCFC game tomorrow #MUFC

  • Rooney agent holds talks with United chief Woodward over new contract for star striker

    Daily Mail "Wayne Rooney's agent has been locked in talks with Manchester United chief executive Ed Woodward over a new deal for the England star. Rooney, who has 18 months left to run on his contract, has attracted interest from Chelsea and Spanish giants Real Madrid. The forward's agent Paul..." January 24

  • Wayne Rooney 'will NOT sign new deal at Manchester United even if Juan Mata joins from Chelsea'

    Daily Mirror "Wayne Rooney is reportedly NOT prepared to sign a new deal at struggling Manchester United - even if Juan Mata joins the club. The England striker is understood to be waiting until at least the summer to see who else David Moyes brings in before making a decision about his future. According..." January 21

  • Real Madrid Prepare Summer Bid For Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney

    World Soccer Talk "For the second day in a row, The Daily Telegraph newspaper is reporting another major transfer news story that may have little to no basis in fact. Yesterday, the paper reported that Manchester United were preparing to bid for Juan Mata. As a result, the other British tabloids and media jumped on..." January 21

  • Manchester United fear groin injury will cost Wayne Rooney three more weeks

    Pro Soccer Talk "A Premier League trip to Chelsea and a League Cup visit from Sunderland await Manchester United over the next seven days, but if the Red Devils’ fears are realized, Wayne Rooney will not be available for either match. The United forward, absent since Jan. 1 with a groin injury, may be sidelined..." January 16

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    Sir Alex Stand @SirAlexStand

    Robin van Persie and Wayne Rooney are out for Chelsea's game this Sunday. #MUFC

  • Chelsea poised with £30m Rooney approach should United striker fail to agree new contract

    Daily Mail "Chelsea are ready to pounce with a £30million bid for Wayne Rooney if the Manchester United forward’s proposed new contract talks hit the buffers. United will meet Rooney’s representatives this month for initial discussions about a new deal, but serious doubts remain as to whether they can..." January 05

  • Rooney future in balance, admits Moyes as Man United fear star won't agree new deal

    Daily Mail "David Moyes admits there is no guarantee Wayne Rooney will sign a new contract at Old Trafford if Manchester United fail to qualify for the Champions League this season. Rooney, who will miss Saturday's FA Cup third-round tie at home to Swansea with a groin injury, will enter the final year of..." January 03

  • Rooney may miss more games

    The World Game "Manchester United boss David Moyes has revealed that Wayne Rooney is still struggling with a groin injury and may miss further matches. The England striker was a doubt for the Premier League game against Tottenham on Wednesday after missing the 1-0 win at Norwich City on Saturday. Rooney..." January 02

  • Rooney and RvP could return against Spurs

    Manchester Evening News "Wayne Rooney is set to return for United against Tottenham on New Year's Day. Robin van Persie is also close to a comeback and could be involved for the first time since suffering a groin injury earlier in the month. Rooney missed United’s 1-0 win against Norwich last Saturday as David Moyes..." December 30

  • United set to open £50m Rooney talks as Moyes plans January clear-out

    Daily Mail "Manchester United are confident Wayne Rooney is ready to begin discussions on a new four-year contract worth a staggering £50million - as David Moyes prepares to wield the axe in a bid to ignite their Premier League season. United executive chairman Ed Woodward has contacted Rooney's agent Paul..." December 15

  • Manchester United won't let Chelsea's new Wayne Rooney transfer interest push them into contract talks

    Daily Mirror "Manchester United are in no rush to open talks with Wayne Rooney about a new contract - despite Chelsea’s renewed interest in him. Rooney has just 18 months left on his current deal and - as we revealed on Wednesday - Jose Mourinho's Londoners are poised to make a fresh bid for him in the..." December 13

  • Chelsea's Wayne Rooney transfer from Manchester United back on radar for next summer

    Daily Mirror "Chelsea are on red alert to make a second bid for Wayne Rooney after it emerged the England striker is still waiting for a new Manchester United contract offer. Jose Mourinho’s Blues made the Scouse ace their prime target last summer, only giving up in the final days before the transfer window..." December 12

  • Wayne Rooney ‘rejects Manchester United contract talks’

    Metro "Wayne Rooney has rebuffed Manchester United’s latest attempts to open talks on a contract extension, according to reports. The England star’s current deal is due to expire at the end of next season but the 28-year-old has so far refused to enter dialogue with the club who are hoping to tie him..." December 11

  • Chelsea will offer £35million for Wayne Rooney in fresh January bid

    Metro "Chelsea will test Manchester United’s desire to keep hold of in-form Wayne Rooney with a new £35million bid in January. The Blues had two offers for the England striker rejected in the summer and manager Jose Mourinho appeared to resign himself to the fact that Rooney will remain at Old..." October 28

  • Man Utd's Wayne Rooney £35m target for Chelsea

    Daily Star "Despite Roo’s fine start to the season – with both United and England – the striker’s long-term future at Old Trafford is still unclear. Rooney, just 28, has little more than 18 months left on his United contract – yet, as of now, his advisors insist they have heard nothing about extending his..." October 27

  • Reds risk losing Rooney for cut-price fee with negotiations yet to start over new contract

    Daily Mail "Manchester United are running the risk of Wayne Rooney leaving Old Trafford for a cut-price fee next summer after it was revealed they have yet to make any contact with his representatives. Rooney is in his best form for years and with only 20 months left on his £220000-a-week contract United..." October 20

  • Rooney: midfield role made player want to leave Manchester Utd

    The Guardian "Wayne Rooney has spoken publicly for the first time about his reasons for wanting to leave Manchester United and blamed his disillusionment on Sir Alex Ferguson playing him out of position after the signing of Robin van Persie. Rooney described himself as "happy" and "settled" at Old Trafford..." October 10

  • Rooney: I'm enjoying my football again thanks to David Moyes

    Manchester Evening News "Wayne Rooney has got his mojo back again thanks to David Moyes' arrival at Manchester United. After years of being shunted out of his favoured forward role to accommodate the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo and Robin van Persie Rooney seemed certain to be heading out of Old Trafford in the summer..." October 10

  • Rooney leaps to defence of Manchester United manager David Moyes

    The Telegraph "It was a defiant show of unity in the face of adversity and evidence Moyes can inspire the same sort of siege mentality his predecessor Sir Alex Ferguson invoked whenever a crisis needed to be averted. For Rooney this was a timely display of the bond between manager and players that is arguably..." October 07

  • Wayne Rooney injury leads to call for safer boots

    Football Trade Directory "Fifa need to do more to check the safety of football boots following a number of serious injuries says Professional Footballers' Association chief executive Gordon Taylor. "Hybrid" boots combine metal studs and plastic blades which can become sharp. Last month Wayne Rooney missed two England..." September 28

  • RvP delighted with Rooney stay

    Fox Sports "Robin van Persie is delighted to still have Wayne Rooney alongside him at Manchester United following a summer of uncertainty. Rooney was said to have been pushing for a move away from Old Trafford during the recent transfer window - with Chelsea and Arsenal expressing an interest in securing..." September 22

  • Former Manchester United chief executive David Gill: Rooney was never leaving

    The World Game "Former Manchester United chief executive David Gill has confirmed there was never a chance the Old Trafford outfit would have sold Wayne Rooney to Chelsea. Rooney was heavily linked with the Blues with Jose Mourinho having at least two bids turned down for the 27-year-old and only ending his..." September 22

  • Charlton has 'no doubt' Rooney will break his United goal scoring record

    Daily Mail "Manchester United legend Sir Bobby Charlton has revealed that Wayne Rooney is 'happy' at Old Trafford and he has 'no doubt' that the forward can break his long-standing record as United's all-time leading goalscorer. The summer transfer window was dominated by speculation linking Rooney with a..." September 21

  • Manchester United hopeful Wayne Rooney will sign new contract

    The Independent "Manchester United remain convinced that the relationship between David Moyes and Wayne Rooney can resolve the outstanding grievances that the player has with the club and even open the door to talks about a new contract at some point in the season. While Rooney made it clear in his..." September 19

  • Wayne Rooney never wanted to leave United... he was just after a new deal

    Daily Star "World Cup winner Desailly reckons the canny United ace and his advisers had repeated the same trick they pulled off three years ago. Then Rooney insisted he wanted to join Manchester City before being persuaded to say at Old Trafford with a new five-year deal which made him the club's best-paid..." September 17

  • David Moyes sets Wayne Rooney 30-goal target at United this season

    The Guardian "David Moyes says Wayne Rooney should be aiming to score 30 goals this season and also insists he should form a formidable partnership with Robin van Persie after a summer when the England striker agitated for a move away from Old Trafford. Playing with a headband to protect the wound that had..." September 16

  • Rooney making progress but wont be rushed back into Manchester United lineup

    Daily Mirror "Manchester United manager David Moyes says he will make sure Wayne Rooney's head injury has fully healed before setting a comeback date for the striker. Rooney missed the Premier League game against Liverpool and England's World Cup qualifiers against Moldova and Ukraine after suffering a nasty..." September 13

  • Wayne Rooney targets Manchester derby comeback after head injury

    Daily Mirror "Wayne Rooney is targeting a sensational comeback for the Manchester derby. Rooney is out of action after suffering a horrific gash to his forehead during a training ground clash with Manchester United team-mate Phil Jones. The United striker required 10 stitches to the head wound which ruled..." September 11

  • Manchester United keen to offer new long-term deal striker Wayne Rooney

    The Telegraph "Rooney’s present deal expires in June 2015 — he will turn 30 in October that year — and United are set to propose a lengthy contract extension to ward off continuing interest from Chelsea. They will not want Rooney to go into the final year of his current deal although it is understood that..." September 07

  • Rooney's rough cut! England medics run their eyes over photos of forward's forehead

    Daily Mail "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..." September 03

  • Rooney out for two weeks, says Moyes

    ESPN FC "Manchester United manager David Moyes says Wayne Rooney has "no chance'' of playing for England in the two upcoming World Cup qualifiers after cutting the middle of his forehead in training on Saturday. Moyes says the striker's injury -- after reportedly colliding with a team-mate -- was..." September 01

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