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newsfootball4 months ago

Paul Pogba had been player of the tournament until France went out, proclaims Wayne Rooney

England legend Wayne Rooney believes that Paul Pogba would have been the player of the tournament had France not been eliminated in the very first round of the knockout stages. Les Blues’ were eliminated in shocking circumstances after they lost a penalty shootout to Switzerland in the round of 16.
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newsfootball4 months ago

England will be more relaxed going forward after win over Croatia, admits Wayne Rooney

Wayne Rooney has heaped praises on England for getting off to a winning start at the European Championships, highlighting their ‘professional’ manner. The Three Lions won their opening fixture at the Euros for the first time ever thanks to Raheem Sterling's second-half goal against Croatia.
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newsfootball6 months ago

Reports | EFL win Financial Fair Play appeal that could relegate Derby County

Despite a final day miracle that saw Derby County stay up, the Athletic have reported that the EFL have won a Financial Fair Play appeal that could still relegate Wayne Rooney’s side. The Rams drew 3-3 at home to Sheffield Wednesday to stay in the Championship by one single point on the final day.
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newsfootball6 months ago

Think Tottenham are crazy to sack Jose Mourinho before Cup final, claims Wayne Rooney

Derby Count manager Wayne Rooney believes that Tottenham are crazy to sack Jose Mourinho before their Carabao Cup final against Manchester City. The North Londoners play for their first trophy since they won the 2007/08 League Cup and will face Pep Guardiola’s Cityzens on the 25th of April.
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newsfootball10 months ago

Aston Villa close Bodymoor Heath training ground after COVID-19 outbreak

Premier League side Aston Villa have confirmed that they have closed their Bodymoor Heath training ground after a ‘significant COVID-19 outbreak at the club. The statement released by the Birmingham side further reveals that they have been forced to place their first-team squad in self-isolation.
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newsfootball10 months ago

Derby County and Southampton’s FA Cup ties in jeopardy after rise in COVID-19 cases

Southampton’s FA Cup tie against Shrewsbury Town and Derby County’s tie against National League North team Chorley are in doubt after a rise in COVID-19 cases at Derby and Shrewsbury. The report has further added that the FA is working with the Professional Game Board to find a solution.
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newsfootballa year ago

If asked to manage Derby County then that will see me retire from playing, admits Wayne Rooney

Derby County player/coach Wayne Rooney has confessed that if he is asked to become their manager on a full-time basis then it will see him retire from playing football. The former England captain is amongst the many candidates that the Rams are considering to replace the outgoing Philip Cocu.
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newsfootballa year ago

Would be unambitious of me to say that I don't want Derby County managerial role, admits Wayne Rooney

Derby County’s Wayne Rooney has confessed that he is looking to throw his name into the ring to become the Rams’ next manager after the club parted ways with Philipp Cocu last week. The 35-year-old, alongside Shay Given, is part of a four-man coaching team that has temporarily replaced Cocu.
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newsfootballa year ago

England made a mess of the Harry Maguire situation, claims Wayne Rooney

In light of Harry Maguire’s case in Greece and him subsequently being dropped by England, Wayne Rooney has opined that the Football Association did not handle the situation very well. The Manchester United captain has been replaced by Conor Coady for the upcoming UEFA Nations League games.
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newsfootballa year ago

No idea why Jack Grealish is not in the England squad, proclaims Wayne Rooney

With the England squad out for the upcoming Nations League games, Wayne Rooney has admitted he has no clue why Jack Grealish isn’t a part of Gareth Southgate’s team. The Aston Villa captain had a brilliant 2019/20 season and helped the Villians almost singlehandedly battle against relegation.
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