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Why loyalty has no part in modern football

Why loyalty has no part in modern football

The treatment of Wayne Rooney, John Terry and Claudio Ranieri created three modern football martyrs, bona fide personifications of loyalty’s dying influence in the English game. But why is there no room for the devoted anymore? And should a new wave of faithless players be lauded, or despised? 26 May 2017
Man Utd captain Rooney: I have lots of offers

Man Utd captain Rooney: I have lots of offers

Wayne Rooney seems ready to leave Manchester United as is considering a number of options for the next step in his career. 26 May 2017
Mourinho wants Rooney stay and urges Woodward to start working on transfers

Mourinho wants Rooney stay and urges Woodward to start working on transfers

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho wants Wayne Rooney to stay put and has urged Ed Woodward to start working on transfers. 25 May 2017
FFT's wry season review pt.3: Liverpool fail at fashion, Man United win a cup by accident, Pep's turtleneck causes rage

FFT's wry season review pt.3: Liverpool fail at fashion, Man United win a cup by accident, Pep's turtleneck causes rage

Back of the Nets alternative Premier League season review reaches three big guns whove had their ups and downs plus Middlesbrough, whove mainly focused on the downs 24 May 2017
Neville: Now is the time for Rooney to leave Manchester United

Neville: Now is the time for Rooney to leave Manchester United

With Wayne Rooney unlikely to play a big role in the Europa League final, Phil Neville thinks the forward should look elsewhere. 22 May 2017
Mourinho blames Pogba price tag for 'unfair' criticism of Manchester United star

Mourinho blames Pogba price tag for 'unfair' criticism of Manchester United star

Jose Mourinho hopes Paul Pogba loses his title as the world's most expensive player so that he can start to flourish for Manchester United. 19 May 2017
Football's 25 worst waxworks: featuring Ronny, Rooney, Ozil and more

Football's 25 worst waxworks: featuring Ronny, Rooney, Ozil and more

Forget Cristiano's bizarre bust – everybody knows there's nothing in the world more terrifying than a human face sculpted in malleable plastic... 16 May 2017
Tottenham 2 Manchester United 1: Wanyama and Kane clinch second spot in final game at White Hart Lane

Tottenham 2 Manchester United 1: Wanyama and Kane clinch second spot in final game at White Hart Lane

Goals from Victor Wanyama and Harry Kane saw Tottenham defeat Manchester United 2-1 at White Hart Lane on Sunday. 15 May 2017
Rooney wants to be at Manchester United next season

Rooney wants to be at Manchester United next season

Wayne Rooney believes Manchester United are close to "challenging" again and is determined to be part of next season's plans. 11 May 2017
Mourinho rings the changes with Tuanzebe set for Premier League debut

Mourinho rings the changes with Tuanzebe set for Premier League debut

Manchester United are much-changed following the win over Celta Vigo as they prepare to face Arsenal at Emirates Stadium on Sunday. 8 May 2017
Ranked! The 13 best bicycle kick goals EVER

Ranked! The 13 best bicycle kick goals EVER

After Emre Cans spectacular strike for Liverpool, Greg Lea counts down the greatest over-the-shoulder goals featuring Van Basten, Rooney and two Brazilian geniuses 6 May 2017
Ranked! Manchester United’s 10 best European performances since 1990

Ranked! Manchester United’s 10 best European performances since 1990

From a thriller against Real Madrid to the greatest display of Fergie's reign,Manchester United's most balmy nights in Europe. Try to contain yourself, Clive... 6 May 2017
Manchester United 1 Swansea City 1: Sigurdsson deals damaging blow to Mourinho's top-four ambitions

Manchester United 1 Swansea City 1: Sigurdsson deals damaging blow to Mourinho's top-four ambitions

Manchester United suffered a big blow to their top-four hopes as Swansea City held them to yet another draw at Old Trafford. 30 Apr 2017
Rooney in midfield, Mourinho and Tuanzebe at centre-back - Manchester United boss assesses injury crisis

Rooney in midfield, Mourinho and Tuanzebe at centre-back - Manchester United boss assesses injury crisis

Wayne Rooney may feature in midfield for Manchester United against Swansea City as Jose Mourinho counts a lengthy list of absentees. 28 Apr 2017
5 England managers who made bold calls by dropping big-name players – and where it got them

5 England managers who made bold calls by dropping big-name players – and where it got them

After Wayne Rooney was left out of the latest Three Lions squad by Gareth Southgate, Declan Warrington recalls other significant moves made by former bosses 28 Apr 2017
Manchester United captain Rooney vows to 'prove people wrong' amid talk over future

Manchester United captain Rooney vows to 'prove people wrong' amid talk over future

Wayne Rooney has made it clear that he still has plenty to offer at Manchester United despite speculation over his future. 27 Apr 2017
Where are they now? England's 2006 World Cup quarter-finalists

Where are they now? England's 2006 World Cup quarter-finalists

Elliott Turner remembers the Three Lions' so-called Golden Generation that failed to live up to expectations in Germany. 26 Apr 2017
United need Griezmann - Silvestre backs proven goalscorer to emulate Rooney

United need Griezmann - Silvestre backs proven goalscorer to emulate Rooney

Mikael Silvestre wants to see Manchester United sign Antoine Griezmann as he feels they are missing a goal threat. 26 Apr 2017
Rooney's Manchester United future 'doesn't look good'

Rooney's Manchester United future 'doesn't look good'

Quinton Fortune says Wayne Rooney's future at Manchester United "doesn't look good". 25 Apr 2017
Rooney feeling strong after comeback goal

Rooney feeling strong after comeback goal

Manchester United may have lost Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Marcos Rojo to serious knee injuries, but Wayne Rooney is feeling strong. 24 Apr 2017
Burnley 0 Manchester United 2: Rooney makes goalscoring return in Ibrahimovic's absence

Burnley 0 Manchester United 2: Rooney makes goalscoring return in Ibrahimovic's absence

A 2-0 win at Burnley on Sunday saw Manchester United move a point behind rivals Manchester City in the Premier League table. 24 Apr 2017