According to The Daily Mail, Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney will be nursed through the final week of the Premier League season to ensure that he is fit for the World Cup next month. That makes sense. United have absolutely nothing left to play for, so it’s only right they sit the man with the richest contract in English football history.
And happens to be the best and most important player on the England National team.
Health has been a lingering issue. Wayne Rooney has given Roy Hodgson a pre-World Cup scare with a groin injury that refuses to stay away.
In other United, news, or I guess rumors and gossip, because I’m not going to bring up the Sunderland defeat today. For obvious reasons. According to the Daily Mirror:
Louis van Gaal will want £200 million to spend on transfers this summer when he takes over at Manchester United, according to Dutch coach Raymond Verheijen
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