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Wayne Rooney Should Be Recognised As A Major Player In Man United’s History

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With the announcement that Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney has finalised a transfer to his boyhood club, Everton, there arrived a sense that the club for whom the divisive striker lined out for 13 years, Manchester United, is moving from one era to another. Just Michael Carrick remains from the 2008 Champions League-winning squad. Having played his testimonial earlier this …

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Done Deal: Wayne Rooney Rejoins Everton From Manchester United

Manchester United's English striker Wayne Rooney applauds the fans at the end of the friendly Wayne Rooney testimonial football match between Manchester United and Everton at Old Trafford in Manchester, northwest England, on August 3, 2016. / AFP / OLI SCARFF (Photo credit should read OLI SCARFF/AFP/Getty Images)

Wayne Rooney has rejoined Everton from Manchester United, it has been confirmed today. The arrival of Romelu Lukaku in the opposite direction threw the future of the former England captain at Old Trafford into doubt, and now it is set in stone that he will return to The Toffees. Everton announced the deal on their social media channels today. ? …

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Five Players Manchester United Have To Sell This Summer

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 29: Chris Smalling of Manchester United (12) celebrates with Marouane Fellaini of Manchester United as he scores their second goal during the Emirates FA Cup Fourth round match between Manchester United and Wigan Athletic at Old Trafford on January 29, 2017 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)

There have been incessant reports in recent weeks about who Manchester United may look to sign this summer as Jose Mourinho prepares for his second season in charge. But, for the first time in years, the team does resemble a group capable of competing for the title. It is, of course, a big jump from 6th to 1st but with …

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Five Alternatives To Antoine Griezmann For Manchester United To Consider

TURIN, ITALY - MAY 28: Andrea Belotti of FC Torino in action during the Serie A match between FC Torino and US Sassuolo at Stadio Olimpico di Torino on May 28, 2017 in Turin, Italy. (Photo by Pier Marco Tacca/Getty Images)

Manchester United’s long-running interest in Antoine Griezmann appears to have come to an abrupt end with The Independent reporting the Atletico Madrid attacker will not leave the Spanish side this summer while the club remain under a FIFA transfer ban. It was suggested Jose Mourinho had cooled his interest in the 26-year-old and had turned his attention elsewhere. We take …

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Eamon Dunphy Tears Into ‘Useless’ Man United Players After Arsenal Defeat

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Eamon Dunphy has savaged Manchester United’s underperforming players after Arsenal ended their 25-game unbeaten Premier League run on Sunday. The outspoken RTE pundit took aim at Jose Mourinho’s side in his Irish Daily Star column on Monday morning – paying particular attention to Wayne Rooney, Anthony Martial, Henrikh Mkhitaryan and, though he didn’t even play at the Emirates, Paul Pogba. …

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What Would A British And Irish Lions Football Squad Look Like?

LENS, FRANCE - JUNE 16: Adam Lallana of England and Aaron Ramsey of Wales compete for the ball during the UEFA EURO 2016 Group B match between England and Wales at Stade Bollaert-Delelis on June 16, 2016 in Lens, France. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

With the Lions squad recently announced, we take a look at a potential British and Irish football Lions squad.  It is impossible to please every fan with these kinds of selections and is always open to opinion and discussion. The following squad consists of 25 players and tries to involve players from each of the five countries. International form is …

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Manchester United Fan Survey Reveals The Three Players Supporters Most Want To Leave This Summer

HULL, ENGLAND - JANUARY 26: Jose Mourinho manager of Manchester United stops the ball for Matteo Darmian of Manchester United during the EFL Cup Semi-Final second leg match between Hull City and Manchester United at KCOM Stadium on January 26, 2017 in Hull, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

As we head into April this weekend, it means, first of all, the end of the season is near and, secondly, the transfer speculation is set to intensify as the summer transfer window approaches. Manchester United only signed four players last summer, as Eric Bailly, Henrikh Mkhitaryan, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Paul Pogba arrived following the appointment of Jose Mourinho as …

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Injuries Mounting For England Ahead Of Germany Clash

ESSEN, GERMANY - MARCH 21: Gareth Southgate, manager of England talks during an England press conference at the Atlantic Hotel on March 21, 2017 in Essen, Germany. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

English football has been through a lot in the past 12 months. This day last year, England were, like today, preparing for a friendly game against “the old enemy”. A 3-2 win in Berlin looked to show that England were ready to take Euro 2016 by storm last summer. However, what transpired in France caused considerable embarrassment and led to …

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Manchester United Hit By Injury Crisis Up Front Ahead Of Chelsea Game

WATFORD, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 18: Wayne Rooney of Manchester United and Zlatan Ibrahimovic of Manchester United show dejection during the Premier League match between Watford and Manchester United at Vicarage Road on September 18, 2016 in Watford, England. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

Jose Mourinho returns to Stamford Bridge on Monday night for Manchester United’s FA Cup quarter-final meeting with Chelsea without any fit senior strikers.  Zlatan Ibrahimovic is ruled out through suspension as he sits out the first of a three-game ban following his charge of violent conduct for a deliberate elbow on Tyrone Mings during Bournemouth’s draw with United. The Sun report …

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