Rooney - Suarez among world's best

Wayne Rooney admits Manchester United's top priority when they face Liverpool on Sunday will be to stop Luis Suarez.

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Rooney 'struggling' to be fit for Hull game


Ryan Giggs told #MUTV earlier that @waynerooney is “struggling” to be fit for the Hull game: “He's not quite recovered; we’ll monitor him.”


On the fitness of Jonny Evans & Rafael, Giggs says Evans probably won’t play again this term but Rafa “may be involved in the last 2 games.”

Rooney doubt for United

Striker Wayne Rooney is a major doubt for Manchester United's match against Sunderland as he is ill and also has a tight groin.

Fellow striker Robin van Persie will be assessed to see whether he has recovered from the knee injury which has sidelined him since March.

Goalkeeper Anders Lindegaard and defender Rafael are doubts while interim player-manager Ryan Giggs has said he is unlikely to name himself in the match day squad.

Ryan Giggs is refusing to contemplate how his future might unfold beyond the end of the season.

Speculation is mounting that Manchester United will appoint Louis van Gaal as their new manager next week after holding talks with the Holland coach this week.

Whether Giggs stays on as part of the Dutchman's staff remains to be seen.



FA launches investigation into coin-throwing at Wayne Rooney at the weekend

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Wayne Rooney training today at AON Training Complex, Manchester Credit: Peter Byrne/PA Wire/Press Association Images

Rooney was targeted during Manchester United's match at Crystal Palace and drew the referee's attention to missiles being thrown at him.

The FA had a crowd control adviser at the game and is waiting for a report into the incidents. It is also contacting Crystal Place.

the main aim of the probe is to see if any of the people who threw coins or other items at the England striker can be identified from CCTV footage.

Any fan throwing coins faces a potentially lengthy banning order from magistrates.

Rooney statement on future at Manchester United

Rooney 'made up' to spend rest of career at Manchester United Credit: PA

"I am made up to be staying at United. In August I will have been at the club for 10 years and during that time I have played with some fantastic players and won everything that I hoped I would when I first signed.

I now have the chance as one of the club's senior players to help the younger players coming through and to be a part of another great United team."The fans have always been a huge part of this club and the support they have given me since my debut against Fenerbahce has been amazing.

"I am very grateful to all United fans around the world for their continued support.

"I am really excited to be a part of the club's future and want to thank David Moyes and Ed Woodward for their belief and support.

"I am convinced this is the start of another successful chapter in Manchester United's history."

Rooney 'made up' to stay at Manchester United

Wayne Rooney signs the new four year deal Credit: Manchester United

Manchester United have confirmed Wayne Rooney has signed a new four year deal.

The player has said he is 'made up' with the contract extension that will keep him at the club until 2019.

He signed from Everton in 2004 and has played more than four hundred matches and scored 208 goals.

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