Wayne Rooney: I understand why Jose Mourinho dropped me after Watford
Wayne Rooney admits his poor performance against Watford validated Jose Mourinho’s decision to drop him.
The 30-year-old has been benched for United’s last three games following his display in the 3-1 defeat at Vicarage Road last month.
But while Rooney admits he understands his manager’s decision, the forward insists he is ready to fight for his pace.
‘Listen, I had a bad game at Watford. I played bad, I know that and I understand that,’ said the United captain.
‘I think if he [Mourinho] was picking the next team on the back of that, I understand not playing. The team have done well,... read more
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