UK time is: 15:29:14
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

United - Is Rooney Leaving?

It may all be a ruse to generate some sensational headlines but the mere fact its cast into print might be enough to freak some people out.

The leading tabloid newspaper in this country, The Sun, has printed an article this morning that infers Wayne Rooney could well be on the verge of leaving Manchester United.

The story is based on the foundations that talks about a new contract, for the England striker, have yet to progress to a satisfactory conclusion with the implication that Rooney has requested talks are put on hold after only two sets of preliminary talks.

Now there may be a completely logical reason for this but the tabloid goes on to compare this case with that of David Beckham inferring that anybody who dares to cross Sir Alex is usually the loser.

The inference being that the current war of words over Rooney`s ankle injury could provide the catalyst for Sir Alex to make a stand and end the United career of a player everybody hoped would see his career out at Old Trafford.

Surely it`s just a piece of sensationalist journalism or is there a grain of truth there somewhere?

Join The Vital Debate

Vital Man United on: facebook

Vital Man United on: twitter





Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Red Boy Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday October 14 2010

Time: 4:25PM

Your Comments

The Sun. That's likely to be a load of crap then. Course he aient gna leave
Super-Conza
The Sun. That's likely to be a load of crap then. Course he aient gna leave
Super-Conza
Sure it's just sensationalism, Fergie has had majof fall outs with big stars before, and some names have been forced out that everyone felt were "too good to let go. Beckham's the most famous of those, but, at the time, Man U were full of world class midfielders (Scholes, Giggs, Keane, Ronaldo etc), that's not the case anymore, and there's very little cash in the pot to replace someone like Rooney. The only reason he'd poss leave is either if ; A he demands a transfer (like Ronny-the-winker), or B; the club are force to tak the money to pay debts. Fergie would fight tooth and nail to keep him!
The Horses Mouth
give yoiu about 5 mil for him> I'm sure Harry will get him firing
bullers
BS is in the past now wayne :) , time to get back on track my friend. We r behind u :)
RedDevilKile
He wont leave (hopefully anyway), just something small being blown out of proportion as per usual with the media.
TheFamousNo7
he wont leave, fergie will get him playing to his potential soon i think, the papers always make it something it isnt
superkieran
i think he should go dont like man utd anyway
big ash
Rooney's pathetic if he leaves then its their loss and uniteds gain, alot better strikers out there that actually focus on their football
SuperTy
Even if shrek leaves, is he likely to suddenly hit form that he had last season? Its very unlikely that he will be better than he is atm
Super-Conza
he wont leave if fergie is still there and he will come bak into form bt itl take tym. hes 2 childish cause hes never had 2 deal wiv real pressure before when every thing went his way. now hes under loads of pressure on and off the pitch and he cant handle it. but he will get better he just needs to grow up
goonard
i think the two of them should clear off and take gill and the glazers with them,because they are all a waste of breath.
johnney handsome
 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Manchester United Articles

Another Nani Update! (Thursday October 2 2014)

Jones Could Return! (Thursday October 2 2014)

It`s a Fine Line! (Wednesday October 1 2014)

Cooking Shows? (Wednesday October 1 2014)

And the Favourite Is? (Wednesday October 1 2014)

United Chase Turin Duo? (Wednesday October 1 2014)

Returning Home? (Wednesday October 1 2014)

No Hummels! (Wednesday October 1 2014)

Herrera Has Fractured Rib (Tuesday September 30 2014)

Missing Out (Tuesday September 30 2014)

Archived Manchester United Articles

List All Vital United Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Man Utd 2 - 1 West Ham
Leicester City 5 - 3 Man Utd
Man Utd 4 - 0 Q.P.R.
Burnley 0 - 0 Man Utd
Sunderland 1 - 1 Man Utd
Man Utd 1 - 2 Swansea

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
4. Arsenal 6 2 4 0 4 10
5. Swansea 6 3 1 2 2 10
6. Aston Villa 6 3 1 2 -3 10
7. Man Utd 6 2 2 2 2 8
8. Spurs 6 2 2 2 1 8
9. Crystal Palace 6 2 2 2 0 8
10. WBA 6 2 2 2 0 8

Breaking League News

Danny Welbeck Is The Talk Of The Town
Arsenal : 02/10/2014 13:30:00
Arsenal : 02/10/2014 13:16:00
Delph Must Be Kept - Poll Results
Aston Villa : 02/10/2014 12:30:00
Everton fly out to Russia without key players
Everton : 02/10/2014 10:50:00
Liverpool: Rodgers Bemoans 'Soft' Goal
Liverpool : 02/10/2014 08:50:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

MOTM v West Ham
Suggested By:  Red Boy
De Gea 9%
McNair 36%
Rafael 21%
Rojo 0%
Shaw 0%
Di Maria 7%
Blind 0%
Herrera 7%
Rooney 14%
Van Persie 2%
Falcao 2%
Fletcher 2%
Valencia 0%
Thorpe 0%