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Wayne Rooney

Wayne Mark Rooney (born 24 October 1985) is an English footballer who plays as a striker for Premier League club Manchester United and the England national team.

Aged 9, Rooney joined the youth team of Everton, for whom he made his professional debut in 2002. He spent two seasons at the Merseyside club, before moving to Manchester United for £25.6 million in the 2004 summer transfer window. Since then, United have won the Premier League three times, the 2007–08 UEFA Champions League and two League Cups with Rooney in the team. He has also been awarded the PFA Players' Player of the Year and the FWA Footballer of the Year in 2009–10.

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Transfer News: David Moyes Wanted Cristiano Ronaldo And Gareth Bale At Old Trafford

By IBTimes AU

The former Manchester United boss has finally commented about his stint at Old Trafford, saying that he wanted to sign Cristiano Ronaldo. He further added that he had big names on his radar, but could not seal the deal. (Aug 19)

MORE TOPICS: MANAGEMENT, MANCHESTER UNITED

England's Wayne Rooney attends a training session at the Corinthians arena at Sao Paulo city, June 18, 2014.    REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
Wayne Rooney to Captain Manchester United, Louis van Gaal Hints

By IBTimes AU

Wayne Rooney may be named as the next captain of Manchester United, coach Louis van Gaal indicated. (Aug 07)

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Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal waves upon arriving for a promotional event in Tokyo July 22, 2014. Ronaldo said on Tuesday he is focused on having another successful season after a disappointing campaign in the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.
Transfer News: Real Madrid Superstar Cristiano Ronaldo Considers Manchester United Return [VIDEO]

By IBTimes AU

Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo did not hide his desire to move back to the club where his name rose to stardom - Manchester United. (Aug 03)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER, MICHIGAN, MANCHESTER UNITED, REAL MADRID, LIONEL MESSI

Manchester United head coach Louis van Gaal welcomes forward Javier Chicharito Hernandez (14) onto the pitch in the second half against AS Roma at Sports Authority Field. Manchester United defeated AS Roma 3-2.
Transfer News: Madrid Boss Expresses Interest in Manchester United Forward

By IBTimes AU

Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone expressed his interest in bringing in out-of-favour Manchester United forward Javier Hernandez. (Jul 31)

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Manchester United players celebrate
Manchester United Dominates US Club Los Angeles Galaxy, 7-0 in US Tour 2014

By IBTimes AU

Manchester United defeated the Los Angeles Galaxy, 7-0 in their first game under manager Louis van Gaal in the Chevrolet Cup held at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California. (Jul 25)

MORE TOPICS: FEDEX, CALIFORNIA, MICHIGAN, LOS ANGELES, MANCHESTER UNITED, REAL MADRID

England's Rooney celebrates scoring against Uruguay during their 2014 World Cup Group D soccer match at the Corinthians arena in Sao Paulo
England vs. Costa Rica Expert Pick, Predicted Lineup, Injury Report & Tactics - World Cup 2014

By IBTimes AU

World Cup 2014: England vs. Costa Rica - Experts predictions, lineup changes and injury reports ahead of the biggest World Cup matches are served hot and fresh off the oven. (Jun 24)

England's Rooney celebrates scoring against Uruguay during their 2014 World Cup Group D soccer match at the Corinthians arena in Sao Paulo
FIFA World Cup 2014 Predictions: Match #40 Costa Rica vs. England

By IBTimes AU

The fortieth match of the FIFA World Cup 2014 is going to be held between Costa Rica and England. (Jun 23)

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Uruguay's Luis Suarez celebrates after scoring his second goal during the 2014 World Cup Group D soccer match between Uruguay and England at the Corinthians arena
FIFA World Cup 2014 Predictions: Match #39 Italy vs. Uruguay

By IBTimes AU

The thirty ninth match of the FIFA World Cup 2014 is going to be held between Italy and Uruguay. (Jun 23)

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England's Wayne Rooney (L) and Italy's Giorgio Chiellini fight for the ball during their 2014 World Cup Group D soccer match at the Amazonia arena in Manaus June 14, 2014.
World Cup Live Streaming: Uruguay vs. England Preview, Schedule and Betting Odds

By IBTimes AU

World Cup Live Streaming - Uruguay and England have faced 10 times in past international competitions and no team has been able to get a clear advantage in their head-to-head match-up. They meet again in a crucial game on Thursday at 4:00 pm local ti... (Jun 20)

MORE TOPICS: UNITED KINGDOM, AUSTRALIA

England's national soccer team player Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (C) smiles as he and teammates attend their final practice one day before the match against Uruguay, in Sao Paulo June 18, 2014.
World Cup 2014: England vs. Uruguay – Experts Pick, Predicted Lineup & Tactics, and Injury Report

By IBTimes AU

England vs. Uruguay - Experts predictions, lineup changes and injury reports ahead of the biggest World Cup matches are served hot and fresh off the oven. (Jun 19)