Wayne Rooney

By IAfrica
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Apr 9th, 2014
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Manchester United’s season ended on Wednesday, after they were kicked out of the UEFA Champions League by Bayern Munich. The Red Devils, who welcomed Wayne Rooney back into the squad, took the lead in the second half, after Patrice Evra’s fine volley found the top corner. The home side were level wit...
By IAfrica
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Apr 1st, 2014
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Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola has insisted that he is satisfied with his team’s performance against Manchester United. Bastian Schweinteiger, who has later shown a red card, equalized for the German champions at Old Trafford, after Nemanja Vidic opened scorinf for David Moyes’ men. However, Gua...
By IndepthAfrica
In IndepthAfrica
Jul 22nd, 2013
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By Tosin Adeonigbabe, IndepthAfrica Chelsea are going to make a better bid for Wayne Rooney following David Moyes failed to persuade him his future is with Manchester United. Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has recently unsuccessful with one bid for the England international and then disclosed he would...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 10th, 2013
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Reuters Alex Ferguson’s influence at Manchester United will continue past his retirement after the Premier League champions followed his advice and appointed David Moyes as their next manager on Thursday. By Sonia Oxley. Everton boss Moyes, who announced earlier he would be leaving the club aft...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Apr 18th, 2013
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This was hardly 1992 or 1995 revisited for Manchester United, hardly as damaging as those chastening Upton Park trips which cost United the title. These dropped points only delay the inevitable. United will be crowned champions but West Ham made them sweat a bit. Sam Allardyce’s side were indeb...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Apr 1st, 2013
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Sir Alex Ferguson hopes Wayne Rooney will have recovered from a groin injury in time for Monday’s Manchester derby after the injury forced the striker to sit out United’s trips to Sunderland and Chelsea over the Easter weekend. The striker picked up the problem while away on international...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Mar 22nd, 2013
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The Thee Lions roared top of their World Cup qualifying group as boss Roy Hodgson got the ultimate cruise he dreamed of – against the ultimate whipping boys. Alessandro Della Valle’s own goal had sparked a five-goal feast before the break, rounded off by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Defoe, As...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Mar 11th, 2013
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No handshakes between Rafa and Sir Alex To call Rafa Benitez’s bantering with Sir Alex Ferguson a rivalry is a bit of an injustice given how varied their success has been at the highest level, but their lack of love (and perhaps even respect) for one another is all too well documented. The duo ...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Mar 10th, 2013
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Chelsea launched a thrilling comeback to draw their FA Cup quarter final against Manchester United, despite going two goals down. United looked to be cruising, after going two-nil up after just eleven minutes. Javier Hernandez had opened the scoring, latching onto a superb lofted pass from Michael Ca...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe Soccer
Mar 6th, 2013
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Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson reacts angrily to Nani’s red card Jose Mourinho admitted Real Madrid did not deserve to progress to the quarter-finals of the Champions League after a controversial 2-1 win (agg 3-2) over 10-man Manchester United. The Spanish giants looked on course to ex...