Date: 12th November 2009 at 11:31am
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Cristiano Ronaldo does not want to play with Wayne Rooney again; or at least, not now. He told Sport-Express that Rooney was better off at Manchester United.

‘He’s a great footballer who has been playing in one of the strongest leagues in Europe, so of course he would be able to play in Spain.

‘In the last few years he has shown his level and I believe that in Spain he would show the same quality. We still talk on the phone from time to time, but we don’t talk about him coming to Real.

‘I think it’s better that he stays at United. Rooney is an Englishman and he likes Manchester. The city and the club suit him.’


And Rooney knows that which is why he will stay. However, it’s worth to stop for a moment and mention the supposed 85 million pounds bid that Barcelona are allegedly preparing for Rooney. Put aside the fact that they could barely accomodate him: this is a club that’s struggling to get Robinho and tries to devise schemes that would see the Brazilian going to the Nou Camp on loan…