United say Rooney 'not for sale' following exit rumours

Manchester United have insisted that Wayne Rooney is "not for sale" following a string of reports last night that he had asked to leave the club.

James Ducker of The Times and The Guardian's Jamie Jackson said Rooney had requested a transfer from Sir Alex Ferguson two weeks ago.

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Rooney went to see Fergie 2 weeks ago & asked to leave.Was told he would not be sold. A #mufc spokesman said: "Wayne Rooney is not for sale"

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Wayne Rooney asked SAF to leave #mufc a fortnight ago. Was told no. Spokesperson told the Guardian: "Wayne Rooney is not for sale".

The Daily Mirror's Ollie Holt added that Rooney's agents had been fielding interest from Bayern Munich, and, more recently, Chelsea.

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Rooney's representatives been talking to Bayern for some time. Chelsea have only just made their interest known.

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