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Transfer Balls: Wayne Rooney recuperates in a Chelsea kit

by | 12th, July 2013

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TRANSFER Balls: What’s Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney been up to?

July 11

Sky Sports : “David Moyes claims Wayne Rooney is in ‘best shape for years'”

“The team here are telling me it is the best shape they have seen him in for five years. And I am taking that as a positive. The club have already stated Wayne is staying and is not for sale. I am going to get the best Wayne Rooney I possibly can.”

Moyes makes Rooney sound like an action figure. He’ll get the best one. Arsenal might get a second-hand one. Chelsea might get one who eats Pot Noodle and chips.

July 12

Crewe Chronicle : “Rooney ‘gutted’ to miss United tour”

Incredibly less than 16 hours after his arrival in Thailand, Rooney was on his way home again after scans revealed he had torn his hamstring. United immediately took the decision to send the 27-year-old back to the UK – even though he had only landed that morning.

It means Rooney will miss visits to Australia – including a planned trip to State of Origin, Japan and Hong Kong – in addition to United’s tour opener against Singha All Stars in Bangkok on Saturday.

He doesn’t even stay for promotional work.

Rooney writes on Facabook:

“Gutted to have picked up a niggling injury especially as training was going so well, heading back to Manchester to have it assessed fully but early indications are nothing to worry about.”

Niggling? The Daily Star says the injury keeps Rooney out of action for a month that’s a big chunk of the Transfer Season. What are the

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