Everton star Rooney out to prove himself against Man Utd

Everton star Rooney out to prove himself against Man Utd”

Manchester United defender, Daley Blind believes his new teammate Romelu Lukaku can fire Manchester United to his first league title in five years after joining the Red Devils this summer in a deal worth £75 million from Everton.

"I think Wayne spent probably 10 years of his career in a different Premier League than you have now, a Premier League where it was easier to score goals", the United boss told reporters ahead of a reunion with Rooney on Sunday.

"It is used too easily, but he deserves that title".

"He's a real legend of the club".

"I don't think any further than that".

"I'm sure he'll be looking forward to it and the United fans will be looking forward to seeing how he does as well, hoping he doesn't score and Wayne the opposite, hoping he does score".

United's home date with Everton is the last match to be played in the latest round of Premier League fixtures, but they can still end the weekend in top spot with a convincing victory over Rooney and the visiting Toffees.

Mourinho is aware of the potential that Lukaku's firepower brings, but he also believes that United have shown an all-round improvement on last season when his side failed to challenge at the top of the Premier League and eventually finished sixth. "We made mistakes, the pitch wasn't the best either, but it was the same for them", said the Dutchman.

Manchester United vs Everton – betting tips and predictions		Posted by Vyom Chaudhary
Manchester United vs Everton – betting tips and predictions Posted by Vyom Chaudhary

"What I did with Marouane is what I do normally with every player", he said.

Asked whether Rooney had benefited from his move to Everton, Mourinho shut the conversation down, replying: "I'm going to have to interrupt that question".

"He's playing well, there's a good relation with the way our striker and the way the team plays, and I'm happy with that relation between the striker and the team".

"The way the team plays, they have to".

Mourinho will be without Paul Pogba against Everton after the midfielder was ruled out with a hamstring injury with Marouane Fellaini one of those in line to take his place.

"In England, the Premier League is the thing I am missing, so maybe [we can win], that's what we fight for", he added. "He started the season really well, we've had one match per week we've been going with the same players".

"Herrera, Fellaini, Carrick, they are waiting - they are waiting for a chance to start matches and to play matches from the beginning".

"Squads are (there) to try to cope with these kind of situations and we know that for a few matches - I don't know how many, I really can not tell you how many I expect - but we are going to play without Pogba a few matches".

Like this



16 September 2017
Domino`s Pizza Inc (DPZ): UO Reading Over 60 for This Stock
Capital Fund has invested 0.01% in Domino's Pizza, Inc. (NYSE:DPZ) has risen 62.06% since September 15, 2016 and is uptrending. The restaurant operator reported $1.32 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $1.23 by $0.09.

16 September 2017
GST Impact: Jeep Compass prices go up
The development followed increase in GST cess rates on mid-sized and large cars and SUVs by 2, 5 and 7 per cent, respectively. Honda Cars has begun charging the revised prices from September 11, with model wise increases ranging up to almost Rs 90,000.

16 September 2017
Is Martin Shkreli's $2 million Wu-Tang Clan album a fake?
So, here's a thing to know before you bid on that one-off Wu-Tang Clan album on eBay: it might not actually be a Wu-Tang album at all.

16 September 2017
First Bancorp (FBNC) Given Media Sentiment Score of 0.14
Sherwin Williams Co (NYSE:SHW) was raised too. 3,000 shares were bought by Brown Thomas Lynn , worth $72,180 on Tuesday, June 13. Finally, Legal & General Group Plc lifted its stake in shares of First Bancorp by 23.1% during the second quarter. (NYSE:TMO).

16 September 2017
Euronet Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ:EEFT) Sees Unusual Trading Volume in Its Shares
Finally, BidaskClub upgraded Euronet Worldwide from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating in a research report on Monday, July 31st. Following the completion of the sale, the vice president now owns 16,386 shares of the company's stock, valued at $1,507,512.

16 September 2017
Sonoma IndyCar: Newgarden on top in opening practice
Including bonus points for pole position, leading a lap and most laps led, a maximum of 104 points is available this weekend. According to oddsmakers at, Scott Dixon is favored to win this race with +225 odds.

16 September 2017
PayPal Holdings' (PYPL) "Outperform" Rating Reaffirmed at Credit Suisse Group
The target payout ratio for PayPal Holdings, now measuring at 0.00%, outlining what size the company's dividends should be. Credit Suisse Group restated an "outperform" rating on shares of PayPal Holdings in a research note on Tuesday, September 5th.

16 September 2017
Gabriel Jesus, Sane score twice as City rout Liverpool 5-0
Guardiola confirmed that Ederson did not suffer a serious injury, and acknowledged he was unsure if Mane's challenge was worthy of a straight red card.

16 September 2017
Mourinho has 'fallen out' with Herrera and Pogba
The United manager would only say he expects Pogba, the club's £89 million record signing, to be out for "a few matches". Juventus star Paul Pogba picked up a hamstring injury during Manchester United's 3-0 win over Basel on Tuesday night.

16 September 2017
Brokers Change Their Target Price On Golar LNG Partners LP (NASDAQ:GMLP)
Finally, Teachers Advisors LLC raised its stake in shares of Golar LNG Limited by 3.6% during the 1st quarter. (NYSEMKT: LNG ). Golar LNG Ltd. (GLNG) stock price fell 0 percent over the past one year, while decreased 0 percent during the past 6 months.