Injured Rooney set for 6 weeks out

Wayne Rooney

Wane Rooney has scored 7 goals in his past 9 games

Manchester United and England captain Wayne Rooney is confronting about 6 weeks on a sidelines with a knee injury.

Rooney picked adult a damage in final weekend’s detriment during Sunderland and could now skip United’s subsequent 8 matches.

“He scores a lot of goals so he is really vicious for us. We know that though we have to cope,” pronounced manager Louis outpost Gaal.

The 30-year-old has not been enclosed in a patrol for Thursday’s Europa League compare during FC Midtjylland.

Rooney finished Saturday’s compare during a Stadium of Light notwithstanding a injury, though Van Gaal refused to be vicious of a player.

“He’s a man who wants to go until a finish and if he’s feeling a pain he doesn’t wish to go off. He wants to win,” he said

“That’s a illusory opinion though infrequently it’s also bad for his body.

“But we can't contend [if he done a damage worse] since he didn’t know when it happened. That’s a difficulty.”

Rooney is expected to skip England’s dual friendlies opposite Germany and a Netherlands in late March, nonetheless his appearance in Euro 2016, that starts on 10 June, is not suspicion to be in doubt.

It is not a initial time Rooney has suffered from hampered preparations before a vital general tournament.

Prior to a 2006 World Cup, Rooney pennyless a metatarsal, and 4 years after he struggled with an ankle damage before a contest in South Africa.

He was criminialized for a initial dual matches of Euro 2012 after being sent off in England’s final qualifier.

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