The just-concluded international break was quite uneventful with nothing out of the ordinary, characterized by the usual ranting and overriding negativity towards the Three Lions, most of all directed to Wayne Rooney: the golden boy of English football. The England and Manchester United captain was booed for his performances as he skippered his side against 

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You may be forgiven to think [that] Wayne Rooney is a washed up veteran with his best days on the turf well behind him. Much of it is true as the forward- who doubles up as the skipper for both England and Manchester United- has been reduced to a regular starter…on the bench. His second 

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Wayne Rooney is now a comedian, he says he’ll prove the doubters all wrong, He says he’ll come back as “good as new” – and merrily on song. ‘What’s he going to do – win some major trophy? And win it single handed – and reap in his own glory?’ He’s in his mid thirty’s 

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There was an amusing moment after Manchester United’s 1-3 win at Bournemouth on Sunday when, cramped inside one of the Dean Court stands, Zlatan Ibrahimović and Wayne Rooney were asked to present an odd-looking Man of the Match award to defender Eric Bailly. The Ivorian won all of his headers and won possession back nine 

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My name is Wayne Rooney, I am the captain of England, But now my positions under threat, the new manager is in command. I am in my mid thirties, and I’m not getting any younger, They may recruit some new blood – someone with more stature! I don’t know what the future holds – and 

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It all started so promisingly. He was England’s great white hope at Euro 2004 and the nation’s youngest player to ever be capped. Twelve-years on he travels to France as captain – and a much changed player and character. So can he still have an impact? Or is his legend now bigger than the player 

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“Because, thank god, money is not everything in sport”, was Wolfsburg coach Dietar Hecking’s assessment of how it could be that Manchester United, with their vast wealth, hadn’t already qualified from their Champions League group before the two teams met in Germany on Tuesday night. Hecking and Wolfsburg then assured they wouldn’t qualify at all, 

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It was a memorable night as we crowned Wayne Rooney our greatest ever goal scorer at the home of football itself, Wembley. He scored his 50th goal for England surpassing the great Bobby Charlton as England’s all time top goalscorer. It’s interesting that this isnt being greeted in the most positive of fashion by everyone. 

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