• Wayne Rooney predicts Man Utd star will score Euro 2024 final winner for England

    Wayne Rooney predicts Man Utd star will score Euro 2024 final winner for England
    Wayne Rooney ‘has got a feeling’ ahead of the Euro 2024 final (Picture: BBC)Wayne Rooney has predicted Manchester United starlet Kobbie Mainoo will score the winner for England in the Euro 2024 final against Spain.The Three Lions are one game away from ending 58 years of hurt and lifting their first European Championship trophy as they prepare to face Spain in the Euros final in Germany.Gareth Southgate’s side were the pre-tournament favourites but confidence waned during an un
  • Wayne Rooney compares Chelsea, Arsenal and Barcelona target Nico Williams to Cristiano Ronaldo

    Wayne Rooney compares Chelsea, Arsenal and Barcelona target Nico Williams to Cristiano Ronaldo
    Ex-England and Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney (Picture: Getty)Wayne Rooney has compared ‘exceptional’ Chelsea, Arsenal and Barcelona target Nico Williams to all-time great Cristiano Ronaldo.Williams looks set to be one of the most coveted players in Europe this summer, with Premier League rivals Chelsea and Arsenal and La Liga giants Barca all battling to secure his signature.The 22-year-old, who currently plays for Athletic Bilbao, has been one of Spain’s most importan
  • Wayne Rooney makes prediction for England’s Euro 2024 final against Spain

    Wayne Rooney makes prediction for England’s Euro 2024 final against Spain
    Gareth Southgate’s England do battle with Spain in the Euro 2024 final (Picture: Getty)Former England captain Wayne Rooney has backed the Three Lions to end 58 years of hurt by beating Spain in Sunday’s eagerly anticipated Euro 2024 final.
    England started the tournament slowly and came in for heavy criticism after a string of sluggish performances, but Ollie Watkins’ stunning last-gasp winner against the Netherlands on Wednesday night set the stage for a mouth-waterin
  • Wayne Rooney says Gareth Southgate has ‘killed’ two England players at Euro 2024

    Wayne Rooney says Gareth Southgate has ‘killed’ two England players at Euro 2024
    Ex-England and Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney (Picture: BBC)Wayne Rooney says Gareth Southgate ‘killed’ two England players during the Three Lions’ underwhelming group stage at Euro 2024.England travelled to Germany as favourites to win the Euros and bring home the nation’s first major trophy in men’s football since 1966.But confidence began to fade during an uninspiring group stage in which England laboured to a 1-0 victory over Serbia and failed to beat De
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  • Wayne Rooney ‘really shocked’ by Gareth Southgate mistake that could cost England at Euro 2024

    Wayne Rooney ‘really shocked’ by Gareth Southgate mistake that could cost England at Euro 2024
    Former Manchester United and England striker Wayne Rooney (Picture: BBC)Wayne Rooney says he was ‘really shocked’ Gareth Southgate did not take a fully-fit left-back to Euro 2024 and ‘very surprised’ Chelsea defender Ben Chilwell failed to make the England squad.Southgate admitted he took a ‘gamble’ by selecting Luke Shaw in his 26-man squad despite the left-back’s injury-stricken season for Manchester United.England hoped Shaw would be fit enough to fea
  • Wayne Rooney ‘really shocked’ by Gareth Southgate decision that could cost England at Euro 2024

    Wayne Rooney ‘really shocked’ by Gareth Southgate decision that could cost England at Euro 2024
    Former Manchester United and England striker Wayne Rooney (Picture: BBC)Wayne Rooney says he was ‘really shocked’ Gareth Southgate did not take a fully-fit left-back to Euro 2024 and ‘very surprised’ Chelsea defender Ben Chilwell failed to make the England squad.Southgate admitted he took a ‘gamble’ by selecting Luke Shaw in his 26-man squad despite the left-back’s injury-stricken season for Manchester United.England hoped Shaw would be fit enough to fea
  • Wayne Rooney warns Gareth Southgate about ‘frustrated’ England star at Euro 2024

    Wayne Rooney warns Gareth Southgate about ‘frustrated’ England star at Euro 2024
    Wayne Rooney says Jude Bellingham has looked ‘frustrated’ during England’s games at Euro 2024 (BBC)Wayne Rooney has warned Gareth Southgate that Jude Bellingham’s frustrations could ‘boil over’ during England’s Euro 2024 knockout stage.After the Euro 2024 group stage concluded on Wednesday evening, the Three Lions will now play Slovakia in their last-16 match this Sunday at 5pm.England have been unable to hit top form so far this tournament, and a drab g
  • Wayne Rooney and Alan Shearer in agreement over Italy ahead of potential England clash

    Wayne Rooney and Alan Shearer in agreement over Italy ahead of potential England clash
    Italy scored a 98th minute equaliser against Croatia. (Photo by Alex Pantling – UEFA/UEFA via Getty Images)Former England strikers Wayne Rooney and Alan Shearer were far from impressed as Italy booked their spot in the Euro 2024 knockout stages.The Italians scored a 98th minute equaliser to effectively knock Croatia out of the tournament in Germany on Monday.It means Italy progress to the last-16, with four points but the current holders have been far from impressive as they look to defend
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  • Gary Lineker says England star has been ‘hung out to dry’ by Gareth Southgate at Euro 2024

    Gary Lineker says England star has been ‘hung out to dry’ by Gareth Southgate at Euro 2024
    Gary Lineker has criticised the Trent Alexander-Arnold ‘experiment’ in England’s midfield (BBC)Gary Lineker believes Trent Alexander-Arnold has been ‘hung out to dry’ by Gareth Southgate ahead of England’s final Euro 2024 group game against Slovenia on Tuesday evening.England have already qualified for the Euro 2024 knockout stage following their win against Serbia and their draw with Denmark and a victory over Slovenia would guarantee top spot in Group C for
  • Wayne Rooney’s son writes off £3000 golf buggy after driving it into lake

    Wayne Rooney’s son writes off £3000 golf buggy after driving it into lake
    Wayne Rooney and his family have lived in their mansion near Knutsford since Descember 2021 (Source: BBC)Wayne Rooney’s £3,000 golf buggy bought to ferry the family around their 40-acre estate has been written off after his child drove it into a fishing lake.The former England footballer and his wife Coleen live with their four sons – Kai, 14, Klay, 11, Kit, eight, and Cass, six – in a mansion near Knutsford, Cheshire.It’s equipped with a TV room, snooker
  • Wayne Rooney fears England boss Gareth Southgate is set to make Bukayo Saka mistake at Euro 2024

    Wayne Rooney fears England boss Gareth Southgate is set to make Bukayo Saka mistake at Euro 2024
    England legend Wayne Rooney and current star Bukayo Saka (Pictures: Getty)Wayne Rooney fears England manager Gareth Southgate is set to make a mistake by dropping Arsenal star Bukayo Saka at Euro 2024.Southgate is expected to make changes for England’s final group game against Slovenia on Tuesday night after two underwhelming performances against Serbia and Denmark.While Saka has been one of England’s better players in Germany, creating the assist for Jude Bellingham’s early op
  • Wayne Rooney slams Gareth Southgate for confirming England ‘experiment’

    Wayne Rooney slams Gareth Southgate for confirming England ‘experiment’
    Wayne Rooney fears Gareth Southgate’s confession could come back tohaunt him (Picture: BBC Sport)Wayne Rooney fears Gareth Southgate’s decision to confess the decision to deploy Trent Alexander-Arnold in midfield as an ‘experiment’ will come back to haunt the England manager.The Three Lions have one foot in the last 16, but the nature of Thursday’s performance against Denmark has sparked serious concern.After somewhat fortuitously taking the lead through Harry Kane,
  • Meet the BBC and ITV Euro 2024 presenters, pundits and commentators

    Meet the BBC and ITV Euro 2024 presenters, pundits and commentators
    Laura Woods is part of the ITV team (Picture: Getty)Euro 2024 is now in full swing with the second round of group games now underway.England started their campaign with a narrow 1-0 win over Serbia, whilst Scotland have work to do against Switzerland if they are to qualify for the knockout stages of a major competition for the first time in their history.All 51 matches throughout the competition are on free-to-air television in the United Kingdom with a host of big-name presenters and pundits se
  • Wayne Rooney picks the England players that would be in his 00s Golden Generation team

    Wayne Rooney picks the England players that would be in his 00s Golden Generation team
    Wayne Rooney named four current England players in his combined lineup (Picture: Getty)Wayne Rooney has named the four current England players who he thinks would have got into the ‘Golden Generation’ lineup of the 2000s.Rooney was a key part of England’s hugely talented side of the early 200s alongside the likes of Steven Gerrard, Frank Lampard, Paul Scholes and Michael Owen.However, despite their promise, the team failed to fulfil on their potential, losing excruciatingly in
  • Wayne Rooney names Chelsea legend as one of ‘the best penalty takers’ he’s seen

    Wayne Rooney names Chelsea legend as one of ‘the best penalty takers’ he’s seen
    Wayne Rooney was involved in several penalty shootouts during his England career (Picture: The Overlap)Wayne Rooney has made the surprising claim that Chelsea legend John Terry was among the best penalty takers he has ever seen.
    The former Blues’ skipper infamously missed from 12 yards in the 2008 Champions League final against Manchester United.Terry had the opportunity to win the game for his side, but slipped in treacherous, rain-sodden conditions and skewed his effort wide of the targe
  • England boss Gareth Southgate jumps to Trent Alexander-Arnold’s defence after Roy Keane and Wayne Rooney criticism

    England boss Gareth Southgate jumps to Trent Alexander-Arnold’s defence after Roy Keane and Wayne Rooney criticism
    Trent Alexander-Arnold is set to start in England’s midfield against Serbia (Picture: Getty)Gareth Southgate has leapt to the defence of Trent Alexander-Arnold, with the likes of Roy Keane and Wayne Rooney voicing their concerns over the Liverpool star ahead of England’s Euro 2024 group-stage opener against Serbia.Southgate has experimented with Alexander-Arnold in a midfield three heading into this summer’s tournament and the Liverpool right-back is expected to be given the no
  • Rooney 2004: World at His Feet review – football at its most magical

    Rooney 2004: World at His Feet review – football at its most magical
    This thrilling documentary about how, 20 years ago, the young striker inspired England to spectacular things at the Euros sweeps you up and leaves you tinglingFittingly, Rooney 2004: World at His Feet is only half an hour long, when you expect any documentary these days to drag on for 60 minutes at least. It sweeps you up, flashes a moment of fantastical sporting immortality at you, then dumps you back down to earth, leaving you tearful and rueful but still tingling. It’s over before it&rs
  • Alexander-Arnold can prove Rooney wrong on England’s centre stage | Jonathan Liew

    Alexander-Arnold can prove Rooney wrong on England’s centre stage | Jonathan Liew
    Doubts have been raised about Liverpool star’s defensive prowess but his ability could make difference at Euro 2024This past week, Wayne Rooney declared that he “wouldn’t have Trent Alexander-Arnold anywhere near the middle of the pitch”. Which feels just a touch proscriptive, especially when you consider that – given the relatively modest distances involved – pretty much everywhere on a football pitch could be described as “near the middle of the pitch&
  • Alexander-Arnold can prove Rooney wrong on England’s centre stage

    Alexander-Arnold can prove Rooney wrong on England’s centre stage
    Doubts have been raised about Liverpool star’s defensive prowess but his ability could make difference at Euro 2024This week, Wayne Rooney declared that he “wouldn’t have Trent Alexander-Arnold anywhere near the middle of the pitch”. Which feels just a touch proscriptive, especially when you consider that – given the relatively modest distances involved – pretty much everywhere on a football pitch could be described as “near the middle of the pitch&rdquo
  • The week in audio: Everything to Play For; There’s Only One Michael Mosley; Everything I Know About Me; Cocaine Inc – review

    The week in audio: Everything to Play For; There’s Only One Michael Mosley; Everything I Know About Me; Cocaine Inc – review
    Colin Murray and Elis James talk about Wayne Rooney’s life, Stormy Daniels tells the story of her awful childhood, and the BBC pays tribute to Michael MosleyEverything to Play For | WonderyThere’s Only One Michael Mosley (Radio 4) | BBC SoundsEverything I Know About Me | Daily MailCocaine Inc | The Times and True Crime AustraliaThere are umpteen podcasts out there that tell the life stories of fascinating famous figures, in what I think of as a “funny bedtime story” forma
  • Wayne Rooney snubs Scott McTominay as he names Scotland’s most important player at Euro 2024

    Wayne Rooney snubs Scott McTominay as he names Scotland’s most important player at Euro 2024
    Wayne Rooney didn’t pick Scott McTominay as Scotland’s most important player (Photo: YouTube/Getty)Neither Scott McTominay or Andy Robertson will be Scotland’s most important player at Euro 2024, according to Wayne Rooney.Scotland kick-off the European Championships on Friday night against hosts Germany in Munich.Though they were impressive in the qualifiers it is predicted that the Tartan Army may struggle to get out of a tricky Group A which also features Hungary and Switzerl
  • Wayne Rooney names his three ‘favourites’ to win Euro 2024 and reveals ‘worry’ for England

    Wayne Rooney names his three ‘favourites’ to win Euro 2024 and reveals ‘worry’ for England
    Wayne Rooney played in multiple tournaments for England (Picture: Getty)Wayne Rooney has named his three ‘favourites’ to win Euro 2024 and revealed his ‘worry’ for England.The European Championships kick-off on Friday night with hosts Germany taking on Group A rivals Scotland at the Allianz Arena in Munich.The likes of Spain, Italy and Croatia are in action on Saturday, before Gareth Southgate’s England kick-start their Euros campaign on Sunday night against Serbia.
  • Who are the BBC and ITV Euro 2024 presenters, pundits and commentators?

    Who are the BBC and ITV Euro 2024 presenters, pundits and commentators?
    Gary Lineker will headline BBC’s coverage (Picture: Getty)Anticipation is building for Euro 2024 with the first game of the tournament almost upon us.Germany will host Scotland in the tournament opener on Friday night, while England will begin their quest to finally claim silverware under Gareth Southgate on Sunday.All 51 matches throughout the competition will be on free-to-air television in the United Kingdom with a host of big-name presenters and pundits set to analyse all the talking p
  • Wayne Rooney names his England team for Euro 2024 opener vs Serbia

    Wayne Rooney names his England team for Euro 2024 opener vs Serbia
    Wayne Rooney says he is ‘worried’ about England’s centre-back pairing for Euro 2024 (The Overlap)Wayne Rooney has picked the England team he would select for England’s Euro 2024 opener against Serbia on Sunday.Gareth Southgate’s side begin their campaign in Group C against Serbia this weekend before playing Denmark and then Slovenia.Rooney, who featured in six major tournaments as a player for England, says he is ‘worried’ about Southgate’s centre-
  • Thierry Henry and Wayne Rooney hail ‘fantastic’ Arsenal and England star Bukayo Saka ahead of Euro 2024

    Thierry Henry and Wayne Rooney hail ‘fantastic’ Arsenal and England star Bukayo Saka ahead of Euro 2024
    Arsenal legend Thierry Henry and Manchester United hero Wayne Rooney (Pictures: Getty)Thierry Henry and Wayne Rooney have hailed ‘fantastic’ Arsenal and England star Bukayo Saka ahead of Euro 2024.Saka and the rest of the England squad arrived in Germany on Monday as Gareth Southgate’s side prepare for their opening group game against Serbia on Sunday night.Following another impressive season for title-challenging Arsenal, Saka is expected to start for England at the Euros in a
  • Wayne Rooney says axed England star will be a ‘big loss’ for Euro 2024

    Wayne Rooney says axed England star will be a ‘big loss’ for Euro 2024
    Harry Maguire will miss England’s Euro 2024 campaign due to injury (PA Wire)Wayne Rooney believes the absence of Harry Maguire will be a ‘big loss’ for England at Euro 2024.Gareth Southgate’s side were beaten in their final friendly before the start of the tournament following a 1-0 defeat to Iceland at Wembley on Friday night.England started with John Stones and Marc Guehi as their centre-back pairing but the Manchester City defender was forced off at the break with an a
  • Sir Alex Ferguson or Pep Guardiola? Wayne Rooney gives verdict on greatest manager debate

    Sir Alex Ferguson or Pep Guardiola? Wayne Rooney gives verdict on greatest manager debate
    Manchester United icon Sir Alex Ferguson edges Pep Guardiola, says Wayne Rooney (Picture: Getty)Manchester United legend Wayne Rooney believes his former boss Sir Alex Ferguson still has the edge over Pep Guardiola in the debate over football’s greatest managers.Guardiola backed up Manchester City’s historic, treble-winning 2022/23 campaign by steering the club to a fourth straight Premier League title last season.City’s latest triumph took Guardiola’s personal tally to t
  • Man United fan’s gruelling 8,600 mile cycle through 19 countries to meet Wayne Rooney

    Man United fan’s gruelling 8,600 mile cycle through 19 countries to meet Wayne Rooney
    Ochirvaani Batbold, 27, travelled all the way from Mongolia to Manchester on a bike (Picture: Ochirvaani Batbold/SWNS)What would you do to meet your idol? Well, Ochirvaani Batbold, 27, cycled 8,699 miles from Mongolia to Manchester to see his hero Wayne Rooney.The Manchester United fan set off from Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, on May 5 2023, and arrived in Manchester 365 days later on May 5 2024.In total, Ochirvaani cycled through 17 countries including China, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Azerbaijan, Iran,
  • How a Man United fan cycled 8,600 miles through 19 countries to meet Wayne Rooney

    How a Man United fan cycled 8,600 miles through 19 countries to meet Wayne Rooney
    Ochirvaani Batbold, 27, travelled all the way from Mongolia to Manchester on a bike (Picture: Ochirvaani Batbold/SWNS)What would you do to meet your idol? Well, Ochirvaani Batbold, 27, cycled 8,699 miles from Mongolia to Manchester to see his hero Wayne Rooney.The Manchester United fan set off from Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, on May 5 2023, and arrived in Manchester 365 days later on May 5 2024.In total, Ochirvaani cycled through 17 countries including China, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Azerbaijan, Iran,
  • Becoming Karl Lagerfeld to My Son Jeffrey: The Dahmer Family Tapes – the seven best shows to stream this week

    Becoming Karl Lagerfeld to My Son Jeffrey: The Dahmer Family Tapes – the seven best shows to stream this week
    The fashion luminary gets a waspish, one-liner packed, 70s-set period drama, while a high school K-drama plunges into class warfare Continue reading...
  • ‘That’s some statement’ – Wayne Rooney shocks Gary Neville as he names the best England player of all time

    ‘That’s some statement’ – Wayne Rooney shocks Gary Neville as he names the best England player of all time
    Wayne Rooney’s statement surprised Gary Neville (Picture: YouTube)Wayne Rooney has revealed who he ranks as England’s greatest player of all time to a surprised Gary Neville.With 53 goals and 120 appearances – tallies bettered by just two players – Rooney is certainly in the conversation as the best player to ever put on the Three Lions shirt.Bobby Charlton and Bobby Moore, World Cup winners in 1966, are widely considered two of the greatest players England have ever prod
  • England legend Wayne Rooney would pick Man Utd star ahead of Liverpool’s Trent Alexander-Arnold at Euro 2024

    England legend Wayne Rooney would pick Man Utd star ahead of Liverpool’s Trent Alexander-Arnold at Euro 2024
    Wayne Rooney discussing England’s team for Euro 2024 (Picture: YouTube)Wayne Rooney believes Manchester United starlet Kobbie Mainoo should start in England’s midfield at Euro 2024 ahead of Trent Alexander-Arnold.Gareth Southgate must pick a new midfielder to partner Declan Rice in Germany this summer after dropping Jordan Henderson from England’s provisional 33-man squad and overlooking Kalvin Phillips following a dismal season.Ballon d’Or contender and Champions League
  • Manchester United and England legend Wayne Rooney wishes he had played for surprise club

    Manchester United and England legend Wayne Rooney wishes he had played for surprise club
    Wayne Rooney regrets not playing for a surprising club (Picture: YouTube)Manchester United and England legend Wayne Rooney has named the surprising club he wishes he had played for during his brilliant career.Rooney enjoyed the kind of career that most professionals could only dream of but still regrets not turning out for one club.The ex-forward came through at Everton, making 77 appearances for the Toffees and becoming the youngest goalscorer in Premier League history when he netted a memorabl
  • Manchester United and England legend Wayne Rooney names the surprise club he wishes he had played for

    Manchester United and England legend Wayne Rooney names the surprise club he wishes he had played for
    Wayne Rooney regrets not playing for a surprising club (Picture: YouTube)Manchester United and England legend Wayne Rooney has named the surprising club he wishes he had played for during his brilliant career.Rooney enjoyed the kind of career that most professionals could only dream of but still regrets not turning out for one club.The ex-forward came through at Everton, making 77 appearances for the Toffees and becoming the youngest goalscorer in Premier League history when he netted a memorabl
  • England legend Wayne Rooney ‘absolutely delighted’ following surprise Plymouth Argyle appointment

    England legend Wayne Rooney ‘absolutely delighted’ following surprise Plymouth Argyle appointment
    Wayne Rooney has landed his fourth managerial job (Picture: Getty)Wayne Rooney has landed his fourth managerial job after being appointed by Championship side Plymouth Argyle.Plymouth identified the England and Manchester United legend as their top target after sacking Ian Foster towards the end of the 2023-24 season.Rooney’s last job was with Birmingham City, where he spent less than three months and oversaw nine defeats from 15 games.Before that, the 38-year-old had spells at MLS side DC
  • England legend Wayne Rooney ‘absolutely delighted’ following surprise appointment at Plymouth Argyle

    England legend Wayne Rooney ‘absolutely delighted’ following surprise appointment at Plymouth Argyle
    Wayne Rooney has landed his fourth managerial job (Picture: Getty)Wayne Rooney says he is ‘absolutely delighted’ after landing his fourth managerial job at Championship side Plymouth Argyle.Plymouth identified the England and Manchester United legend as their top target after sacking Ian Foster towards the end of the 2023-24 season.Rooney’s last job was with Birmingham City, where he spent less than three months and oversaw nine defeats from 15 games.Before that, the 38-year-ol
  • ‘Perfect next step’: Wayne Rooney confirmed as Plymouth Argyle manager

    ‘Perfect next step’: Wayne Rooney confirmed as Plymouth Argyle manager
    38-year-old returns to management with Championship clubRooney was sacked by Birmingham in January after only 83 daysWayne Rooney has said accepting the Plymouth Argyle job is the “perfect next step” in his management career, with the former England captain thought to have signed a three-year contract as head coach of the Championship club.Rooney returns to coaching after a chastening spell in charge of Birmingham, who were relegated to League One earlier this month. Continue reading
  • Wayne Rooney poised to return to dugout as Plymouth manager

    Wayne Rooney poised to return to dugout as Plymouth manager
    Former England captain set to revive managerial careerRooney had productive talks with Argyle’s director of footballWayne Rooney’s appointment as Plymouth’s head coach is expected to be rubber-stamped in the next 24 hours, with the former England captain set to sign a three-year contract. Rooney is determined to repair his managerial reputation after a disastrous spell in charge of Birmingham, who were relegated to League One earlier this month.The 38-year-old is poised to retu
  • Wayne Rooney is Plymouth’s top target for vacant manager’s job

    Wayne Rooney is Plymouth’s top target for vacant manager’s job
    Rooney has been out of work since being sacked by BirminghamPlymouth also spoke to Paul Heckingbottom about vacancyWayne Rooney is the leading candidate to take charge of Plymouth Argyle, with the Championship club keen on offering the former England captain a return to management.Rooney has been out of work since being sacked by Birmingham in January, 83 days into a three-and-half-year contract. Continue reading...
  • Wayne Rooney joins BBC’s Euro 2024 team as ITV signs up Ange Postecoglou

    Wayne Rooney joins BBC’s Euro 2024 team as ITV signs up Ange Postecoglou
    Nick Kyrgios to feature in BBC’s Wimbledon coverageLaura Kenny joins BBC coverage of Paris OlympicsThe BBC has spiced up its coverage of the sporting summer by signing Wayne Rooney as a pundit for Euro 2024, as well as Nick Kyrgios for Wimbledon and Laura Kenny for the Paris Olympic Games.Rooney will be joined in Germany by former England teammates Frank Lampard, Rio Ferdinand and Joe Hart – as well as Cesc Fabregas, David Moyes and the Brentford manager Thomas Frank. Continue readin
  • Wayne Rooney questions absent Man Utd star and tells club who to build team around

    Wayne Rooney questions absent Man Utd star and tells club who to build team around
    Wayne Rooney discussing Manchester United’s current squad (Picture: Sky Sports)Wayne Rooney has questioned the prolonged absence of Anthony Martial at Manchester United and urged his former club to build the team around Bruno Fernandes next season.Martial waved goodbye to United fans after the Red Devils beat Newcastle 3-2 in their final home game of the season on Wednesday night.Much was expected of the Frenchman following his big-money move from Monaco in 2015 but Martial’s United
  • Wayne Rooney sends message to Marcus Rashford over his Manchester United future

    Wayne Rooney sends message to Marcus Rashford over his Manchester United future
    Marcus Rashford returned from injury against Newcastle on Wednesday (Picture: Getty Images)Wayne Rooney feels it might be time for Marcus Rashford to leave Manchester United, with the club needing a ‘massive clear out’ of players.Rashford has had an underwhelming season, scoring just seven Premier League goals after a brilliant campaign last time around which saw him score 17 times in the top flight.The 26-year-old’s form has been so poor that he may miss out on the England squ
  • Wayne Rooney says Manchester United were ‘very fortunate’ in win over Newcastle

    Wayne Rooney says Manchester United were ‘very fortunate’ in win over Newcastle
    Should Newcastle have had a penalty for Sofyan Amrabat’s foul on Anthony Gordon? (Photo: Getty)Newcastle United were ‘very unfortunate’ not to get what could have been a game-changing penalty against Manchester United, Wayne Rooney reckons.United defeated Newcastle 3-2 at Old Trafford on Wednesday in what was a huge match in the race for Europe.Kobbie Mainoo opened the scoring before Anthony Gordon equalised just after the break, but goals from Amad Diallo and Rasmus Hojlund bu
  • Wayne Rooney begs Premier League clubs to scrap VAR ahead of pivotal vote

    Wayne Rooney begs Premier League clubs to scrap VAR ahead of pivotal vote
    Wayne Rooney is very much in favour of binning VAR (Photo: Getty / Sky Sports)Manchester United legend Wayne Rooney is hopeful Premier League clubs will vote to scrap VAR, saying: ‘It’s taken all the enjoyment out of the game.’On Wednesday, it was was revealed that Wolves had formally called for the removal of the Video Assistant Referee which has been used in England’s top-flight since 2019.Their proposal will trigger a vote between all 20 Premier League clubs when they
  • Roy Keane shares theory over why Rasmus Hojlund is benched for Manchester United vs Newcastle

    Roy Keane shares theory over why Rasmus Hojlund is benched for Manchester United vs Newcastle
    Rasmus Hojlund has benched to ‘keep him fresh’ – but Roy Keane thinks there’s more at play… (Photo: Getty / Sky Sports)Erik ten Hag is ‘sending a message to Manchester United’s board’ by dropping Rasmus Hojlund to the bench against Newcastle United.That is the theory of Roy Keane who was ‘surprised’ to see his former club line-up for Wednesday’s huge clash at Old Trafford without a striker.United take on Newcastle in a game that
  • Wayne Rooney names Man Utd star who was a ‘nightmare’ in dressing room

    Wayne Rooney names Man Utd star who was a ‘nightmare’ in dressing room
    Wayne Rooney played with lots of different players at Old Trafford (Picture: Getty)Wayne Rooney has revealed which one of his former Manchester United teammates was a ‘nightmare’ in the dressing room.Rooney played with lots of different players during his 13-year stint at the club between 2004 and 2017 including Cristiano Ronaldo and Paul Pogba.But there is one particular star who kept falling out with his own teammates behind the scenes at Old Trafford, according to Rooney.‘(N
  • Erik ten Hag responds to Wayne Rooney claiming Manchester United players are hiding behind injuries

    Erik ten Hag responds to Wayne Rooney claiming Manchester United players are hiding behind injuries
    Erik ten Hag has responded to Wayne Rooney’s damning claim (Pictures: Getty)Erik ten Hag has hit back at Wayne Rooney’s claim that some of his Manchester United players are deliberately avoiding games, insisting the injured players at Old Trafford are ‘desperate’ to return to action.Speaking after United’s deflating 1-0 defeat to Arsenal at the weekend, Rooney said he was ‘100% sure’ that some absent players were fit enough to play.Ten Hag was without te
  • What Graeme Souness has ‘heard’ about Manchester United squad under Erik ten Hag

    What Graeme Souness has ‘heard’ about Manchester United squad under Erik ten Hag
    Graeme Souness has backed up Wayne Rooney’s damning claim (Picture: talkSPORT)Graeme Souness has backed Wayne Rooney’s claim that some Manchester United players are faking injuries, insisting he has ‘heard’ the same thing from a ‘reliable source’.Rooney took aim at some of United’s absent players following their underwhelming 1-0 defeat to Arsenal on Sunday.Ten Hag has been without several first-team stars this season, with the injury crisis at Old Traff

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