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Rooney : Man Utd are title contenders

Rooney : Man Utd are title contenders

Rooney: United capable of lifting the EPL title

Manchester United skipper Wayne Rooney feels his side are good enough to fight for the Premier League title this season. The Red Devils are currently placed seventh with 14 points.

The Mancunian giants made a bright start to their campaign as they bagged a hattrick of wins.

Since then, they have curtailed of with a solitary victory in the next five outings.

Rooney, 30, believes his side have developed immensely under Jose Mourinho in recent months, and can not be counted out of the race for the English crown.

He added that he will take his chances in the coming games, but it is up to the Special One to decide as to who plays on the day.

The Red Devils host Fenerbahce in the Europa League on Thursday night before they make the trip to West London to face Chelsea this weekend.

Manchester United are currently five points adrift of league leaders and arch-rivals Manchester City.