England captain Wayne Rooney must now walk the walk against Malta
Amid all the huff and puff about Wayne Rooney this season, one piece of absolutely coruscating analysis all but passed under the radar.
Writing in the Sunday Times last weekend, former Liverpool midfielder Graeme Souness said: 'At first I thought Rooney would slip seamlessly into midfield but he has been doing it for a year now and finding it really difficult.
'If you don't get it after a year (of trying) at 30, then you are never going to get it.'
At times this season, Rooney must have wondered just how many people he has upset and when.
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