He mischievously suggested England’s World Cup hopes would be damaged if their star striker was not a first choice selection, perceptively playing on the psychological torment the player’s advisors would later reveal in more detail. “If Wayne is a second choice for Man United, then the national team will be affected,” Mourinho said.
Wayne Rooney’s Manchester United career appears to be over. Rooney is understood to be fuming at comments made by United’s manager, David Moyes, at the weekend which suggested he was now regarded as a second-choice striking option behind Robin van Persie.
By Charlie Skillen PUBLISHED: 12:10 EST, 16 July 2013 | UPDATED: 12:20 EST, 16 July 2013 Wayne Rooney looks almost certain to quit Manchester United before the start of the season after revealing his anger at the way the club have considered his future.
What Chelsea will have to cough up to land Roo CHELSEA will have to cough up £80million to grab Wayne Rooney from Manchester United. The Londoners are on red alert after the Rooney camp last night made it clear their man wants OUT of Old Trafford.