Ferdinand sends Rooney a surprise message over Manchester United future
Wayne Rooney 's axing could turn out to be the perfect pick-me-up for his Manchester United career.
The Old Trafford captain's former Reds team-mate Rio Ferdinand says he suffered the same ignominy but the shock revitalised him.
“Wayne won’t feel like this right now but being left out of the Manchester United starting line-up could be the best thing that has happened to him,” Ferdinand told the London Evening Standard.
“I know what it feels like. It happened to me at United and I remember feeling bitter and thinking it was a disgrace. But I refocused and the hunger and spark came back.... read more
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