• Thu
  • Jul 24, 2014
  • Updated: 1:52pm

Wayne Rooney

Rooney retains Hodgson’s faith

Wayne Rooney may no longer be the main man at Manchester United and there are persistent rumours he may leave Old Trafford in a bid to find regular football but England manager Roy Hodgson has re-iterated his belief in the striker.

Wednesday, 29 May, 2013, 11:16am

Rooney dilemma as Ferguson bows out

Alex Ferguson bowed out in triumph following his last Old Trafford match as Manchester United manager, only to leave successor David Moyes with the familiar problem of what to do with striker Wayne Rooney.

14 May 2013 - 5:44am

Fergie pleased with Wayne Rooney's stint in midfield so far

Alex Ferguson says Wayne Rooney's encouraging performance in central midfield during Manchester United's 2-0 win at Stoke City will help his confidence. Rooney had a hand in United's second goal as he set up Robin van Persie, who was fouled by Andy Wilkinson before slotting home the resulting penalty.

16 Apr 2013 - 5:04am

England's fate still in our hands, says Roy Hodgson

England were on course to go top in group H after Wayne Rooney gave them an early lead in Podgorica, but the visitors wilted in the second half and Montenegro stormed back to equalise with 14 minutes to play.

28 Mar 2013 - 4:16am

Ferguson will give Rooney chance to shine in FA Cup clash against Chelsea

United manager Alex Ferguson branded the reports "rubbish" and revealed Wayne Rooney will play a part at Old Trafford, though he stopped short of confirming Rooney would start.

10 Mar 2013 - 4:35am

Ferguson quashes rumours of Rooney leaving Man United

Ferguson preferred Danny Welbeck to Rooney, 27, for the Champions League last-16 second leg at Old Trafford, and Rooney only made it on to the field as a late substitute in the 2-1 defeat.

9 Mar 2013 - 8:15am

Writing on the wall for Wayne Rooney

Should you demand immediate reaction to Manchester United's team selection for the FA Cup sixth-round clash with Chelsea at Old Trafford tomorrow, simply follow Coleen Rooney's Twitter feed.

9 Mar 2013 - 3:48am

Rooney may not get chance to vent frustration on Chelsea

Wayne Rooney will be desperate to vent his frustration on Chelsea in Sunday’s FA Cup quarter-final following his controversial omission from the Manchester United team to play Real Madrid this week.

8 Mar 2013 - 8:45am

Wayne Rooney and Phil Jones out for United clash with QPR

Rooney, who has scored 10 goals in his last 11 starts, has a sinus problem, while Jones injured his ankle in Monday's 2-1 win at home to Reading in the FA Cup fifth round.

23 Feb 2013 - 5:35am

Man Utd 'will keep going' despite 10-point cushion, Rooney says

Rooney insists there is no room for complacency as they enter the final third of the campaign. "We're in a good position, but we're not going to get carried away. We've got to keep going, take each game as it comes, and see where we are with three or four to go," said Rooney.

4 Feb 2013 - 3:30am

Pages