Monday, March 15
United in the news
Unstoppable Rooney fires United top with double and closes in on Ronaldo's 42-goal haul (Matt Lawton, Daily Mail)
Sir Alex Ferguson has finally conceded that Wayne Rooney can eclipse Cristiano Ronaldo's incredible mark of 42 goals in a season. More.
Signing Rooney is Real Madrid’s new ‘obsession’ (Oliver Kay, The Times)
Ramón Calderón, the former Real Madrid president, claimed yesterday that the Spanish club have an “obsession” with enticing Wayne Rooney from Manchester United. More.
Ferguson says Arsenal may be biggest threat (Daniel Taylor, The Guardian)
"It's also going to be a hard-fought tussle with Arsenal coming strongly now and I have a suspicion that they might yet mount the biggest challenge." More.
Stockport County starlet is shock United target (David Middleton, Goal.com)
“He's [Sam Barnes] strong, reads the game well and has good pace. I'll be recommending him to the gaffer,” said Ole Solskjaer. More.