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    Sunday, 21 August 2022

    Rooney tells Ten Hag to bench Ronaldo against Liverpool

    Wayne Rooney has called for Erik ten Hag to drop Cristiano Ronaldo on Monday

    Cristiano Ronaldo | Manchester United vs. Brentford.
    Cristiano Ronaldo in Manchester United's 4-0 hammering by Brentford
    Former Manchester United forward Wayne Rooney has told Erik ten Hag not to play Cristiano Ronaldo against Liverpool on Monday evening.

    United's all-time top goalscorer has urged the Red Devils boss to get energy on the pitch, which would mean leaving out the 36-year-old's former team-mate for the game.

    Rooney said: "I wouldn't play Cristiano Ronaldo, and I wouldn’t play Marcus Rashford.

    "If I was in Ten Hag’s position my main concern would be getting energy on the pitch, and United’s failure to recruit a number nine means they relied on Ronaldo against Brentford , even though he hadn’t trained a lot with the team.

    "He looked like he needs time to get match fit. ten Hag needs energy from his side and that may mean dropping Ronaldo."

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