'Easy target' Wayne Rooney would still be in my Manchester United starting XI, says former captain Bryan Robson
Former Manchester United captain Bryan Robson believes his modern day counterpart Wayne Rooney is an 'easy target' who does not deserve to be dropped from the team.
Rooney has struggled for form and consistency under new manager Jose Mourinho, culminating in the England international being dropped for United's impressive 4-1 victory over champions Leicester last weekend.
Robson, however, insists there are other players who have performed worse and Rooney would still make it into his Manchester United starting XI.
Speaking to the Manchester Evening News, Robson said: 'When United are having... read more
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