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Rooney Returns To Start Against Scotland As England Captain

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Wayne Rooney has started the last 2 games for Manchester United and scored in the Europa League against Fenerbahce with a fine strike. Jose Mourinho decided to stick with the record England goal scorer when United faced Swansea City in the Premier League last Sunday and he was rewarded with a good display from Rooney. …

Rooney Takes It All In His Stride

So Gareth Southgate has done what Jose Mourinho did and dropped Wayne Rooney from his starting line-up. The record England goalscorer has been dropped to the bench for the World Cup qualifying match away against Slovenia and Southgate has mantained that the change is purely a tactical one. You have to admire the interim England …

Lingard Impresses On England Debut

In a game which many England players were rather underwhelming in, young Jesse Lingard certainly seemed to be at home. The United wideman was called up by interim boss Gareth Southgate and the new boss backed his man by selecting him to start against Malta. Lingard was arguably the man of the match and came …

Should Marcus Rashford Make The Final Cut For England For Euro 2016?

So Marcus Rashford has been included in Roy Hodgson’s provisional England Euro 2016 squad. What are your thoughts? If Rashford gets the role that Theo Walcott got all those years ago when he went to the 2006 World Cup under Sven as a 17 years and 75 days old youngster and never kicked a ball, …

Is It Time For The Unlucky Carrick To Do A Scholes And Focus On United Career?

On a terrible Friday night in Alicante, where Roy Hodgson’s England side faced an efficient Spain outfit, the Three Lions looked very much like a non-league side being hammered by a good football league side in the FA Cup. It was an insipid performance from Hodgson’s men who had promised ambition and attacking football but …

Check Out Wayne Rooney’s Record Breaking England Strike Plus Many Other Great Goals

Wayne Rooney is his country’s leading goal-scorer having taken the record from Sir Bobby Charlton when he scored his 50th goal from his 107 caps moving ahead of the United legend who has 49 goals from his 106 caps. Rooney grabbed the England record when he took the record-breaking penalty at Wembley in the recent …

Punters put their faith in Rooney’s record bid

Some people really know how to spoil a party, and when it comes to taking the fizz out of a football fiesta, England boss Roy Hodgson is in a party-pooping class of his own. With the nation clamouring for Wayne Rooney to get the goal he needed to surpass Bobby Charlton become England’s all-time leading …