Wayne Rooney must leave Manchester United to prolong England career
Wayne Rooney might prosper in politics. Demoted from the Manchester United team and with his England place at risk, on Tuesday he spoke with reporters sooner than what is usually standard for international captains, who tend to address the media the day before a fixture.
It was a chance for Rooney to clarify Sam Allardyce's clumsy insistence it was 'not for me to say where Wayne Rooney plays'. Rooney had defied Roy Hodgson's instructions for Harry Kane to take corners at Euro 2016 and this was viewed as another sign of insubordination. Rooney clarified that was not the case.
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