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Wayne Rooney 'confident' about Munich game

Today's training session Photo: PA

Wayne Rooney has trained with Manchester United ahead of the decisive leg of their Champions League quarter-final against Bayern Munich.

Rooney is United's main fitness concern ahead of the clash at the Allianz Arena.

At Bayern's pre-match press conference in Munich manager Pep Guardiola was in no doubt that Rooney would line up for the Reds on Wednesday night.

He said: "Rooney is going to play, 100 per cent. He is going to play, I bet you a big big glass of beer."

Guardiola described Rooney as "a big player, one of the best I have seen in my career."

Today's training session Credit: PA

"Rooney is going to play [...] I bet you a big big glass of beer."

– Pep Guardiola, Bayern Munich manager

Rooney, 28, suffered a toe injury in the first leg against Bayern.

Initial reports referred to bruising but there have been unconfirmed suggestions that the player might even have chipped a bone in his foot.

After this morning's training session, Rooney said he was feeling good about tomorrow night's second leg.

He wrote on his Facebook page:

"Good training session with the lads ahead of the Bayern Munich match tomorrow night.

"It's a massive game for us against a top side but we'll be going in confident and looking to progress into the semi-finals."

– Wayne Rooney

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