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Rooney: We’re Saving Goals For City

Manchester United dominated Villarreal last night, but left Spain with just a point following a 0-0 draw. Wayne Rooney, who is currently going through one of his scoring droughts, has said that the goals will come on derby day at the weekend. ———— The Republik of Mancunia has brought out a brilliant downloadable World Cup [...]

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PICTURES: Wayne Rooney Always A Happy Chappy In Training

PICTURES: Wayne Rooney Always A Happy Chappy In Training

Whenever I see pictures of United training, I always seem to notice how happy Wayne Rooney looks. He always has a grin on his face! Whilst I’m looking forward to his good goalscoring form to return, it is good to see a player at the club who just appears to be so content. How many [...]

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Shameless Defence Of Chelsea’s Drogba… But What About Rooney’s Fan Relations?

Shameless Defence Of Chelsea’s Drogba… But What About Rooney’s Fan Relations?

“Die die, Rooney Rooney, die!” sing the Everton fans whenever they face Wayne Rooney, their former hero. Rooney doesn’t stick his fingers up at them, swear at them, or respond in a negative way. Instead, he celebrates ecstatically when we score and kisses our badge. All a bit of harmless banter, with Rooney returning the [...]

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Rooney: We’ve Deserved To Beat Arsenal

Wayne Rooney typically plays well against Arsenal, his first goal against them coming as a 16-year-old to end their 30 match unbeaten run. In his first season as a United player, he scored our second in a 2-0 win which saw their 49 match unbeaten run come to an end. In his second season he [...]

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Who IS Ferguson Still Talking To? Upset With Liverpool and Arsenal Pundits

Reports today suggest that Sir Alex Ferguson will not be talking to Sky Sports following comments made about Wayne Rooney on Soccer Saturday. Mike Phelan will presumably take the limelight, as he does on Match of the Day, to answer the questions on our future games shown on Sky Sports. ———— The Republik of Mancunia [...]

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Giggs: Rooney Can Beat My Record

Giggs: Rooney Can Beat My Record

So much of United’s history reads like an elaborate script for a movie, ranging from the incredible to the unbelievable. Ryan Giggs’ career fits perfectly in to this story, spending 18 years (so far) at the club, winning the Treble, scoring that goal against Arsenal in the FA Cup semi-final replay, and beating Sir Bobby [...]

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Rooney: I Respect Refs… Even When They Wrongly Rule Out My Goals

Wayne Rooney saw a first half goal wrongly ruled out when we played West Brom a couple of weeks ago. Fortunately, we went on to score another four goals so we weren’t left to regret it. Rooney has a reputation of mythering the referee too much, as well as swearing when decisions don’t go his [...]

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Rooney Wasn’t Charged? Why Not??

Who would have thought kissing a badge on a football shirt would create so much media attention? Wayne Rooney has seen pictures of himself all over the tabloids over the past few days, all with United’s crest in his grip, his mouth pressed up against it, and a cheeky glint in his eyes. After being [...]

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Why We Want Rooney To Mean What He Says

Since signing for United, Wayne Rooney has always had a brilliant relationship with our fans. Ignoring his great ability and the goals he scores for a minute, his passion and his determination to see that United win always keeps us on side. He could be having a lousy game, but he’d still got his song [...]

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VIDEO: Rooney Kisses The Badge

———— The Republik of Mancunia has brought out a brilliant downloadable World Cup preview. It contains 20 articles written by football experts on the countries our players will be representing in Brazil. There is also exclusive content from this country’s top football journalists, such as Sid Lowe, Martin Lipton, Sam Wallace and Dominic Fifield. All [...]

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Fergie Blames Ref For Rooney Substitution

Wayne Rooney was subbed off in our 1-1 draw with Everton today, much to the surprise of our fans. With over 20 minutes left to play, following an afternoon of abuse from the home fans, Rooney was booked for a ‘late challenge’ on Mikel Arteta. There was nothing in it really and certainly wasn’t worthy [...]

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Favourite Of The 99 Goals?

With Wayne Rooney searching for his 100th club goal today, it begs the question which of the ones he’s scored so far is the best? ———— The Republik of Mancunia has brought out a brilliant downloadable World Cup preview. It contains 20 articles written by football experts on the countries our players will be representing [...]

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Rooney: It Would Be Sweet To Get 100th Goal Against Everton

“Remember the name, Wayne Rooney!” the commentator said, after watching a 16-year-old Rooney score a superb goal against Arsenal whilst playing for Everton. This was the goal that ended their 30-match unbeaten run, whilst also making him the youngest scorer in Premiership history. He was making his 10th appearance for Everton, after scoring a brace [...]

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Wayne Rooney’s Record Should Be Better

Wayne Rooney’s Record Should Be Better

Wayne Rooney is enjoying fabulous form for Manchester United, as he usually he does during this time of year. Whilst his goals are an obvious indicator of his great form, and what is picked up in the press, it’s his all-round game which I’m most impressed with. He’s at the centre of everything, the Midas [...]

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Tevez: Rooney and I Proved Everyone Wrong

After Manchester United signed Carlos Tevez, there was a lot of fuss in the media over whether they were too similar to play alongside each other. With a month or so in to the season played, it was shown that any worries people had were totally unfounded. Tevez’s goal against Middlesbrough looked like sheer telepathy, [...]

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