Bobby Charlton

Bobby Charlton

  • Date of Birth: 11 October 1937
  • Birthplace: Ashington, Ashington, Northumberland, England

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      Manchester United form committee on how to honour club legends with Harry Gregg tribute proposed
      ’ Sir Bobby Charlton, Denis Law and George Best erected around Old Trafford. Other lasting tributes include stands named after...
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      A true great or underachiever? A look back at Wayne Rooney’s international career

      It is one of the most perplexing mysteries in the world of football. The career of Wayne Rooney is undoubtedly one of the sport’s finest, as he burst into the spotlight at the age of 16 and solidified himself into his country’s record books as one of the most talented and prolific goal scorers to pull on the white jersey of the Three Lions.

      The curse of being an English footballer

      England. The nation that invented the beautiful game. The home to what many refer to as the greatest league in the world. The birthplace of the likes of David Beckham, Paul Gascoigne, Bobby Charlton and Jimmy Greaves. The national team that has failed to win a major tournament since 1966.

      Rooney: farewell to a Man Utd legend

      13 years. 559 games. 253 goals – and a club goal scoring record to boot. Wayne Rooney’s time at Manchester United has come to an end, and Rooney has now been officially confirmed as an Everton player once again.

      Wayne Rooney to snub West Ham for this club

      Manchester City skipper Wayne Rooney will reportedly turn down advances from West Ham United for a reunion with boyhood club Everton in the summer.

      Rooney would make Everton strong - Koeman

      Everton boss Ronald Koeman claims that the signing of Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney would make his team more stronger next season.

      Wayne Rooney clarifies Man Utd situation

      England international Wayne Rooney has insisted that he will not be leaving the club before the end of the month.

      Paul Scholes: Frustrated star will leave Man Utd this summer

      Manchester United legend Paul Scholes has revealed that Wayne Rooney will want to leave Old Trafford amid his lack of playing time under Jose Mourinho.

      Mourinho Wont Stand In Rooney's Way

      Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has told Wayne Rooney that he will not get in the way of a big money move to China, if the striker decides that is what he wants.

      Predicted Man Utd Line-up vs Stoke City, Rooney In

      Manchester United will look to get back to winning ways following a 1-1 draw against Liverpool last weekend. The Red Devils make the visit to the Bet365 Stadium to face Stoke City, who held them to a similar scoreline in the reverse fixture.

      Predicted Man Utd lineup vs Liverpool, Zlatan & Rojo to start

      Manchester United take on Liverpool in the Premier League in what could be a defining game in their season. The Red Devils are currently are on a nine-match winning run in all competitions and will seek to extend it further against the Reds.

      Man Utd to sell Rooney in the summer

      Manchester United skipper Wayne Rooney will be shown the exit door at the end of the current campaign. The England international has seen a downslide in his career this season.

      Inter Milan eyeing Rooney deal?

      Serie A side Inter Milan are lining up a summer move for Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney. The England international has been tipped to leave the Red Devils at the end of the season.

      Mourinho urges Rooney to depart Man Utd

      Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has adviced Wayne Rooney to seek a fresh challenge if he is to earn regular first-team football.

      Man Utd could release Rooney next summer

      Manchester United are prepared to part ways with club-captain Wayne Rooney at the end of the season. The England international has put up a series of mediocre performances for the Red Devils this year.

      Wayne Rooney's days at Man Utd could be limited

      Manchester United are pondering over the sale of Wayne Rooney next summer. The England international has dropped in his performance levels over the past year, and this has stalled negotiations over a fresh contract.

      Rooney wanted in MLS

      Wayne Rooney is being monitored by a host of Major League Soccer team owners, and the Manchester United striker would likely receive a huge offer to play his football in the USA once he decides to call time on his Manchester United career.

      Ibrahimovic: Rooney is perfect partner

      New Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has insisted that club captain Wayne Rooney is the perfect stike partner.

      Mourinho's United; Who will stay and who will go?

      As Jose Mourinho settles into his new surroundings at Old Trafford, we explore how he might re-shape the 2016 FA Cup winning squad. 

      Mourinho: a risk Man Utd have to take

      José Mourinho is brash, arrogant, egomaniacal and self-obsessed. He courts controversy wherever he goes, at times bringing the reputation of his employer into disrepute. Whether it’s post-match comments questioning the allegiances of referees, or press conference baiting of opposition managers; a lot of the Portuguese’s antics are far from savoury.

      Giggs celebrates milestone

      By taking to the field at Anfield on Sunday, Ryan Giggs officially became Manchester United's most dedicated servant, overtaking the great Sir Bobby Charlton's record of club appearances. That he did it from the first whistle to the last, even crossing for Javier Hernandez's consolation goal is even more impressive – and only goes to show that the Welsh Wizard is far from being finished.