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Everton target Manchester United duo

Everton target Manchester United duo

The ambitious move could see a former favourite move back to the club. The Toffees will make an audacious move for Manchester United skipper Wayne Rooney and outcast Memphis Depay in January, according to the Daily Express. The pair have fallen down the pecking order since the arrival of Jose Mourinho who invested heavily in the summer to ensure his side would be in the title race Photo by Michael Regan/ Players such as Juan Mata and Ander Herrara have been preferred to Wayne in midfield while Memphis sits behinds the likes of Antony Martial, Marcus Rashford and...
The Busby Babe Dec 4, 2016
Henrikh Mkhitaryan starts as United face Everton

Henrikh Mkhitaryan starts as United face Everton

The Armenian makes his first Premier League start since September, while Eric Bailly returns to the bench. The teams are out for Manchester United’s Premier League encounter with Everton at Goodison Park, with José Mourinho making only two changes to the side that thrashed West Ham in the EFL Cup in midweek. Matteo Darmian is given the nod over Luke Shaw at left-back, while Paul Pogba starts over the suspended Wayne Rooney. That means Henrikh Mkhitaryan is handed only his second Premier League start since joining from Borussia Dortmund — the last came back in September, when United...
Royal Blue Mersey Dec 3, 2016
Everton vs Manchester United: Premier League Matchday 14

Everton vs Manchester United: Premier League Matchday 14

Everton host Manchester United on Sunday looking to find an identity, and a result Wayne Rooney, who grew up an Everton fan, will miss making a return trip to Goodison Park this weekend after picking up his fifth booking. He was booked in Manchester United’s win over West Ham last night in the EFL Cup, and will be suspended for the next game which happens to be on Sunday against Everton. In the past, former Red Devils manager Sir Alex Ferguson often shielded him from playing at Everton due to the chorus of boos that accompanied his every touch of the ball, but the fans’ stance has...
The Sun Dec 2, 2016

Wayne Rooney: Manchester United frontman grows out his beard and is resembling his washed-up self from Nike advert – but fans want it to stay

WAYNE ROONEY has channelled his inner-Lionel Messi in growing a winter beard – and fans believe it is behind his recent good form. The Manchester United frontman, 31, has mimicked the Barcelona superstar, who claimed he grew his face-fuzz as a ‘new start’ following a disastrous Copa America final shoot-out defeat. But Rooney is drawing […]
Wayne Rooney rediscovers Manchester United form thanks to one thing

Wayne Rooney rediscovers Manchester United form thanks to one thing

Man Utd captain Wayne Rooney is playing like he did as a teenager and one of his biggest qualities has re-emerged under Jose Mourinho.
Royal Blue Mersey Dec 1, 2016
Rooney out, but Mourinho back for Goodison trip

Rooney out, but Mourinho back for Goodison trip

Former Evertonian suspended for Sunday clash Wayne Rooney, who grew up an Everton fan, will miss making a return trip to Goodison Park this weekend after picking up his fifth booking. He was booked in Manchester United’s win over West Ham last night in the EFL Cup, and will be suspended for the next game which happens to be on Sunday against Everton. In the past, former Red Devils manager Sir Alex Ferguson often shielded him from playing at Everton due to the chorus of boos that accompanied his every touch of the ball, but the fans’ stance has softened in recent years. It was looking...
Daily Mail Dec 1, 2016

Jamie Vardy, N'Golo Kante and Hector Bellerin nominated for World XI, but Riyad Mahrez and Wayne Rooney miss out on team of the year

Leicester striker has been rewarded for his brilliance last season, when he led his team to their first title, and is the only Englishman to make the list with Rooney dropping out for the first time.
Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney banned from Everton return

Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney banned from Everton return

Man Utd striker Rooney wont be able to play in the Premier League fixture at Goodison because of the ban.
The Guardian Nov 30, 2016

Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney sees yellow and puts record chasing on hold

The Old Trafford captain has missed the chance to break the club’s goalscoring record when his team visit Goodison Park to take on his first club, EvertonWayne Rooney may be having a chequered season, both on the pitch and off it, though he is at that stage in an illustrious career where history beckons at every turn.Last week against Feyenoord he not only produced one of his most convincing displays of the season but the opening goal he both made and scored confirmed him as Manchester United’s all-time leading scorer in Europe, as well as pushing his club tally to a within a single...
The Busby Babe Nov 30, 2016

Manchester United 4-1 West Ham United: doubles from Martial and Zlatan see off the Hammers

The Red Devils cruise into the semi-finals of the EFL Cup Manchester United and West Ham United met in the Premier League just three days before this game, playing out a 1-1 draw despite the Red Devils dominating. And United fans could be forgiven for fearing the same fate again at half-time, but outstanding attacking performances from Anthony Martial, Wayne Rooney, Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Zlatan Ibrahimovic saw United finally rack up the kind of scoreline that they’ve been threatening in recent weeks. It was West Ham who scored an early goal on Sunday but this time it was the Red Devils...
The Busby Babe Nov 30, 2016

Wayne Rooney and Henrikh Mkhitaryan return for Manchester United

Anthony Martial is also recalled for United's League Cup game against West Ham. Following Sunday's disappointing 1-1 draw against West Ham, Wayne Rooney, Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Anthony Martial have been restored to Manchester United's starting lineup to play the same opposition. We expect Rooney to take up a central position with Mkhitaryan and Martial to the right and left respectively. Zlatan Ibrahimovic continues up front. Behind them, Michael Carrick will do his passing thing and Ander Herrera will do his running around thing. Paul Pogba is suspended for this one. As is Jose Mourinho,...
The Busby Babe Nov 27, 2016

Manchester United vs West Ham United team news: Schweinsteiger and Mkhitaryan named as substitutes

The team news is in for today’s Premier League clash at Old Trafford After months in exile, Bastian Schweinsteiger has been recalled to the Manchester United first-team matchday squad to face West Ham United today. With Michael Carrick ruled out through injury, Ander Herrera partners Paul Pogba in central midfield, with Schweinsteiger on the bench for the first time this season. Despite stellar performances against Fenerbahce in the Europa League this week, there’s no starting place for either Henrikh Mkhitaryan or Wayne Rooney; both will have to content themselves with a place among...
Daily Mail Nov 26, 2016

Wayne Rooney chasing Manchester United goal record doesn't bother West Ham keeper Darren Randolph

West Ham goalkeeper Darren Randolph is giving no thought to Wayne Rooney trying to become his club’s all-time top goalscorer and has told the Manchester United captain to bring it on.
The Guardian Nov 26, 2016

Wayne Rooney likely to escape FA punishment for hotel drinking session

• England captain was involved in late-night drinking bout at team’s hotel • Rooney’s representatives assured that FA will take no further actionWayne Rooney is not expected to face any disciplinary action from the Football Association over his late night during the last international break.Rooney was pictured at The Grove hotel in Hertfordshire, where the team were based between the Wembley games against Scotland and Spain, mingling with fellow guests in the early hours following a day off. Related: Wayne Rooney hits out at ‘disgraceful’ reaction to hotel wedding photos
Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney cleared over drinking controversy

Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney cleared over drinking controversy

Man Utd forward Wayne Rooney was photographed at the England hotel this month, sparking an FA inquiry.

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