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Samuel Chukwueze was on target as Villarreal were held to a 4-4 draw by Granada in their opening La Liga fixture.

Golden Boy Award: Samuel Chukwueze dropped from 20-man shortlist

Super Eagles winger Samuel Chukwueze as well as his compatriot Tom Dele-Bashiru, have been shut out of the 2019 Golden Boy Award for the best Under-21 player in Europe as organisers on Tuesday reduced the number of entries from 40 to 20.
Wayne Rooney revealed he often practises shooting from beyond halfway after his incredible goal for DC United against Orlando City in MLS.

Wayne Rooney: American players in MLS are underpaid

Former England forward Wayne Rooney says that American players in the Major League Soccer are underpaid as the league heads towards negotiations for a new collective bargaining agreement this winter.
Wayne Rooney will win his 120th and final England cap vs. United States.

Wayne Rooney to join Derby County as player-coach

Rooney, 33, will link up with the Championship club from MLS side DC United, where he has been playing since 2018 after leaving Everton.
Derby County

Manchester United legend agrees 18-month deal with Derby

Wayne Rooney will be returning to English football from MLS side D.C. United in January, with the Manchester United legend agreeing an 18-month deal with Derby.
Wayne Rooney will win his 120th and final England cap vs. United States.

Derby confident of landing Wayne Rooney in player-coach role – owner

Derby County are confident that they can sign Wayne Rooney as a player-coach despite potential interest from rival teams for the former England captain’s signature, the Championship club’s owner Mel Morris said on Tuesday.
Joao Felix

Joao Felix shines as Atletico Madrid blanks MLS All-Stars

Portuguese teen sensation Joao Felix came off the bench to score a superb goal Wednesday as Atletico Madrid blanked the Major League Soccer All-Stars 3-0 at rain-soaked Exploria Stadium.
Manchester United should be prepared to sell Paul Pogba for as much as they can and reinvest the money in the squad, according to former Red Devils midfielder Jonathan Greening.

Former Manchester United star Wayne Rooney urges Paul Pogba to sort his future

Former Manchester United star Wayne Rooney has urged Paul Pogba to sort his future with the club and decides if he wants to leave or remain with the Old Trafford outfit for another season.
Wayne Rooney says Louis van Gaal is the best head coach he has worked under, despite being managed for nine years at Manchester United by Sir Alex Ferguson.

Wayne Rooney: Louis van Gaal best I’ve worked under

Wayne Rooney says Louis van Gaal is the best head coach he has worked under, despite being managed for nine years at Manchester United by Sir Alex Ferguson.
WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 02- Wayne Rooney #9 of DC United listens during his introduction press conference at The Newseum on July 2, 2018 in Washington, DC. Patrick McDermott-Getty Images-AFP

Wayne Rooney looks to the future and reveals manager job offers

Wayne Rooney has turned down offers to move into management because he wants to focus on his playing career, but he is eager to become a coach after his retirement.
Wayne Rooney has told Aaron Wan-Bissaka to “play with no fear” if a mooted £55 million ($70m) move to Old Trafford is pushed through.

Andy Cole: Aaron Wan-Bissaka a good addition for Manchester United

Aaron Wan-Bissaka will be a good addition for Manchester United, says Andy Cole, with the Red Devils closing in on a £55 million ($70m) agreement with Crystal Palace.
Wayne Rooney has told Aaron Wan-Bissaka to “play with no fear” if a mooted £55 million ($70m) move to Old Trafford is pushed through.

Wayne Rooney: Aaron Wan-Bissaka must have no fear if £55 million Manchester United move...

Wayne Rooney has told Aaron Wan-Bissaka to “play with no fear” if a mooted £55 million ($70m) move to Old Trafford is pushed through.
Wayne Rooney revealed he often practises shooting from beyond halfway after his incredible goal for DC United against Orlando City in MLS.

Wayne Rooney reveals secret behind goal from own half

Wayne Rooney revealed he often practises shooting from beyond halfway after his incredible goal for DC United against Orlando City in MLS.
WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 02- Wayne Rooney #9 of DC United listens during his introduction press conference at The Newseum on July 2, 2018 in Washington, DC. Patrick McDermott-Getty Images-AFP

Wayne Rooney tells Manchester United not to waste summer transfer kitty on veteran superstars

Wayne Rooney has urged Manchester United to resist the temptation to target world superstars such as Cristiano Ronaldo or Gareth Bale because he fears it could prove a huge waste of money.
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Gareth Southgate: Champions League final shows English players must be given a chance

Gareth Southgate thinks the all-English Champions League final shows the strength of the Premier League - although he wants more young English talent to be given a chance.
Louis van Gaal believes Wayne Rooney was over the hill by the time he had taken over as Manchester United manager.

Louis van Gaal: Wayne Rooney was over the hill when I was at Manchester...

Louis van Gaal believes Wayne Rooney was "over the hill" by the time he had taken over as Manchester United manager.
Raheem Sterling scored twice and claimed three assists against Southampton RUI VIEIRA-AP

Paul Pogba, Raheem Sterling and Sadio Mane included in PFA Team of the Year

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba has been named in the PFA Team of the Year 2018-19 - the only player not from either Manchester City or Liverpool.
Manchester United captain Antonio Valencia has appeared to confirm his Old Trafford exit with a post on his social media accounts.

Antonio Valencia hints at Manchester United departure after 10-year stint at Old Trafford

Manchester United captain Antonio Valencia has appeared to confirm his Old Trafford exit with a post on his social media accounts.
Two first-half goals from Zlatan Ibrahimovic gave LA Galaxy a 2-0 win over Philadelphia Union in the MLS on Saturday.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic scores twice in LA Galaxy win

Two first-half goals from Zlatan Ibrahimovic gave LA Galaxy a 2-0 win over Philadelphia Union in the MLS on Saturday.

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