All posts tagged "Wayne Rooney"

  • Roo-dison Park: Everton’s new look team for 2017/18!

    Everton’s home ground Goodison Park may be known as Roo-dison Park again, as after 13 years away from the blue side of Stanley Park, England captain Wayne Rooney is, like Spider-Man, coming home. The thirty-one-year-old all-time record...

    • Posted July 10, 2017
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  • The Year of the Roo-ster!

    The Year of the Rooster is upon us in the official Chinese New Year calendar, but 2017 may be remembered as the year of the Roo-ster for another good reason. Rooster is the animal of the year,...

    • Posted January 29, 2017
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  • Wayne Rooney’s goalscoring record is a rare piece of Manchester United history. Take notice.

    In the modern game of football, major players come and go with regularity, their deeds on the pitch echoing in the seemingly infinite chambers of social media Tweets, gifs, and YouTube highlight reels until being lost in...

    • Posted January 22, 2017
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  • Wayne Rooney’s evolving roles for England and Manchester United

    There is, it seems, an increasingly large subset of the English media devoted entirely to indignant judgments on Wayne Rooney’s proper role for Manchester United and the England national team. Jamie Carragher, Paul Ince, Gary Neville, Peter...

    • Posted September 9, 2016
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  • Rooney struggles to find home in Van Gaal’s system at Manchester United

    There was once a boy; a sixteen-year-old boy from Everton described as “the best young player has seen in the past 30 years” by a man quite adept at finding just those sort of players. This...

    • Posted November 14, 2015
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  • Wayne Rooney’s England generation defined by records

    Well, that’s over then. The English national team can carry on. After sealing qualification for Euro 2016 earlier in the summer, the entirety of the English national team setup could focus two international matches with the primary...

    • Posted September 8, 2015
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  • MOTD: England 3-1 Slovenia

    Throughout the thirteen minutes when all four goals were scored by England and Slovenia tonight, Wayne Rooney and Danny Welbeck showed the form that had been lacking at the World Cup in Brazil and at Manchester United...

    • Posted November 15, 2014
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  • England; Pin it on the Players?

    It’s 8 days until the opening match of the 2014 World Cup at the Arena De Sao Paulo, where Brazil and Croatia will kick off the international tournament. Today we will look at the chances of the England national...

    • Posted June 3, 2014
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  • Wayne Roooney to be sixth highest earning footballer with new United deal

    Wayne Rooney has become the world's sixth highest after-tax earner after penning a new five-and-a-half year contract at Manchester United worth £85 million.

    • Posted February 21, 2014
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  • Wayne Rooney wanted to leave Manchester United but is now “happier”

    Wayne Rooney has come out for the first time with his reasons for wanting to leave Manchester United, blaming Sir Alex Ferguson’s decision to play him in the midfield. Although the England forward did not once mention...

    • Posted October 9, 2013
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