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Rooney Craves European Glory

Wayne Rooney has stated that United's aim is to win the Champions League.

The Reds won their group with impressive ease, losing their flawless record only in the last round at Rome. The young side that drew in the Olimpico was captained by Wayne Rooney who simply loved the experience of it.

"It was fantastic to captain the team, and I think it was a good result and a good performance," he said, adding encouraging words for the young players (not forgetting that he's one of them...)

"It`s a great experience for them to get Champions League football under their belts. I'm sure it will have helped them a lot. Pique, Evans and Simmo did really well. They have great ability and bright futures ahead.

"As a team I thought we did very well and got off to a great start, putting them under a lot of pressure. Gerard Pique scored a great goal and we had a couple of chances in the second half to win it. We kept going after they scored and in the end a draw was probably a fair result."


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Writer: Zae Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Thursday December 13 2007

Time: 4:48PM

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you wish you ain,t ever winning the champions league liverpool are again how many times have you won it er once i reckon
matt-liverpool 4 eva
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13/12/2007 17:57:00

Yep u can say that but how many times have you won the prem !!!!!! ermm exactlii lol
mufc-henry
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13/12/2007 18:15:00

erm we won the old premiership 18 times how many did times did you win it
matt-liverpool 4 eva
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13/12/2007 18:25:00

we won the trebill !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
mufc-henry
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13/12/2007 18:56:00

so did we even though we won the charity shield league cup super cup fa cup and uefa cup and we have won the champions league five times
matt-liverpool 4 eva
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13/12/2007 19:35:00

Rooney is a grate player but he is young yet, he can become our captain if he behaves better on the pitch and controls his feelings.
Star 3000
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13/12/2007 20:38:00

star 3000 spot on he needs to control his anger and i can see him being not only a man utd lehgen but a england legeng
Jakk-United-2007
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13/12/2007 21:44:00

Rooney is still a very immature person/player and still a tad neanderthal to do anything special at the moment
Millwalljohn
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14/12/2007 10:23:00

milwall john hasnt got a clue rooney imature i dont think so .. he gets mardy because hes showing his love for manchester united not like all the millwall players who arnt botherd weather ther top or bottom
Jakk-United-2007
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14/12/2007 12:45:00

"he gets mardy because hes showing his love for manchester united." We are talking about Wayne "Onceabluewalwaysablue" Rooney, aren't we?
Aamir
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14/12/2007 16:53:00

He's now always a red... end of. Everton forgotten, he will finish his career at United.
midlothian99
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14/12/2007 17:44:00

Rooney! Captain! I suppose one day it could happen!
merlin
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14/12/2007 19:41:00

Rooney Will End Is Career At His Beloved United.
H4RL3Y-MUFCRON4LDO
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19/12/2007 19:11:00

 

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