Wayne Rooney submits Manchester United transfer request – reports

It’s the news Manchester United fans had been dreading. According to reports, star striker Wayne Rooney has submitted a formal transfer request after an alleged bust-up with manager Sir Alex Ferguson. The 24-year-old was left on the bench until the 70th minute in Saturday’s 2-2 draw against West Brom, and failed to inspire United to all three points in the 20 minutes he was on the pitch, despite the vocal…

October 18, 2010
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Wayne Rooney has been considering leaving Manchester United since May

Wayne Rooney has been considering a future away from Manchester United since May. The England striker has thrown the club into disarray by telling them he will not sign a new contract and plans to find new employers after his relationship with Sir Alex Ferguson deteriorated irreparably.  Rooney has been contemplating a move abroad since the end of last season and has been keeping his options open in light of…

October 18, 2010
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I thought my United career was over after 19 years-Gary Neville

Gary Neville has admitted he thought his career was coming to an end at the end of April this year. Although his fellow veterans Ryan Giggs and Paul Scholes had already agreed new one-year contracts, Neville was still waiting to hear whether Sir Alex Ferguson still wanted him. At 35, the former England full-back had long since stopped worrying about such matters. Yet, as the realization of what was coming…

September 9, 2010
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Ferguson: I have never watched Bebe play

Sir Alex Ferguson admits Manchester United’s new signing Bebe was a mystery even to him, and that for the first time in 24 years at Old Trafford, he has purchased a player he has never seen in action. It came as a real shock last week when United announced the signing of the 20-year-old, who had only joined Vitoria Guimaraes five weeks previously from third-tier side Estrela Amadora. Further intrigue…

August 21, 2010
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