Capello refuses to rule out ‘injured’ Rooney for England friendly

Fabio Capello has left the door open for Wayne Rooney to be named in his squad for next week’s friendly against France. It was thought that Rooney’s week away in Portland, Oregon, would rule him out of international consideration. But Sportsmail understands that Capello is hoping Manchester United decide to cut short Rooney’s stay at Nike HQ and play him on Saturday, bringing him into contention for the November 17…

November 8, 2010

Ferguson’s Flops Hit The Wall as Reds Are Held in Champions League opener

The last time Wayne Rooney and Rio Ferdinand were in the news for a night out in Manchester, it was a good deal more eventful than this. What a terrible, terrible game. Sir Alex Ferguson’s decision to turn the Champions League into the Carling Cup by picking what amounted to a second string side not only killed this as a spectacle but also cost his side two points. It was…

September 16, 2010