Wayne Rooney

Mourinho faces injury crisis in Man Utd attack

Jose Mourinho takes Manchester United to Everton on New Year's Day in the midst of a major striker crisis as he faces former Old Trafford favourite and club record goalscorer Wayne Rooney.

January 13, 2017
January 13, 2017

Zlatan delights in Man Utd climb towards top

Zlatan Ibrahimovic says Manchester United remain in the hunt for the Premier League title but will first focus on closing the gap to the top four, starting with Sunday's clash against arch...

January 11, 2017
January 11, 2017

Mourinho tells fans and players to step up

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho said he, his players and even the club's supporters will need to raise their game when arch rivals Liverpool visit Old Trafford this weekend.

January 9, 2017
January 9, 2017

Man Utd, Liverpool eye League Cup final showdown

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has pledged to bring out the heavy artillery for Tuesday's League Cup semi-final first leg at home to Premier League basement club Hull City.

January 8, 2017
January 8, 2017

Rooney proud to reach landmark

Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney spoke of his pride after equalling the great Bobby Charlton's club scoring record on Saturday with his 249th United goal.

January 1, 2017
January 1, 2017

Mourinho salutes Old Trafford faithful

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho saluted the Old Trafford crowd and said they swept his side to a dramatic 2-1 victory over Middlesbrough.

December 25, 2016
December 25, 2016

Man Utd upturn leaves Mourinho feeling at home

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says he has started to feel "really at home" at Old Trafford and believes foundations are in place to bring success back to the club.

December 23, 2016
December 23, 2016

Hodgson feels Rooney still has role to play for Eng

Wayne Rooney still has an important role to play in manager Gareth Southgate's England squad, former national manager Roy Hodgson has said after the striker's leadership was recently...

December 5, 2016
December 5, 2016

Mourinho adamant United are not getting any luck

Not for the first time this season, Jose Mourinho was left in a wretched mood after watching his Manchester United side control a Premier League match only to end up missing out on victory on Sunday.

December 1, 2016
December 1, 2016

‘It hurts me to drop players’

Jose Mourinho said it hurt him to have to leave players out of his side after Manchester United swept aside West Ham United 4-1 to reach the semi-finals of the League Cup on Wednesday.

November 25, 2016
November 25, 2016

Inspired Rooney confounds his 'obituary' writers again

An angry Wayne Rooney was adamant last weekend that his critics in the media were trying to write his sporting obituary.