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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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Manchester United's Angel Di Maria celebrates after scoring a goal against Queens Park Rangers during their English Premier League soccer match at Old Trafford in Manchester, northern England September 14, 2014.
Man Utd Thrash QPR 4-0: Di Maria Voted Man Of The Match, Falcao Makes Debut

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Manchester United imposed their will on Queens Park Rangers on Sunday in the Premier League, thrashing the latter with a 4-0 win, as Angel di Maria was voted Man of the Match for his stellar performance. (Sep 15)

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Monaco's Radamel Falcao celebrates after scoring against Nantes during their French Ligue 1 soccer match at the Beaujoire in Nantes, August 24, 2014.
Transfer News: Falcao Is Man Utd's Answer - Cristiano Ronaldo

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Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo believes that Manchester United's last minute signing, Radamel Falcao, could be the answer to their woes early in the season. (Sep 03)

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Real Madrid's new player Javier Hernandez poses for the media at Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid September 1, 2014. Real Madrid have moved to broaden their options in attack by agreeing to sign Mexico striker Hernandez, known as "Chicharito"
Transfer News: On-Loan Man Utd Forward Javier 'Chicharito' Hernandez Keen On Helping Real Madrid Win Titles [PHOTOS]

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Manchester United forward Javier "Chicharito" Hernandez is keen on helping Real Madrid win titles this season after making a last minute switch to the Santiago Bernabeu on a temporary basis. (Sep 03)

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Manchester United's manager Louis van Gaal leaves the pitch following their English Premier League soccer match defeat against Swansea City at Old Trafford in Manchester, northern England August 16, 2014.
Transfer News: Radamel Falcao Joins Manchester United On One Season Loan

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Colombia star Radamel Falcao will be joining Manchester United at least for one season after a loan deal worth £6 million from French club Monaco. Man U will have the option to extend Falcao’s stay with the team after the deal expires in a year if they pick-up the £43.5 million option. (Sep 02)

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

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The former Manchester United boss has finally commented regarding his stint at Old Trafford, admitting that he wanted to sign Cristiano Ronaldo. He also added that he had big names on his radar, but was unable to seal the deals. (Aug 19)

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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

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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]

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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)

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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

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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

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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)

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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

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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)