Old Trafford plays host to Wayne Rooney’s Manchester United testimonial this evening, as our club captain celebrates his time at one of the biggest clubs in world football. He opted to take on his boyhood club Everton, in what will prove to be an excellent game.
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Wayne Rooney has given this football club ten plus years of tremendous service so far, and our current captain and number ten is close to becoming the top goalscorer in the history of Manchester United. Today, he celebrates his successes with his testimonial match.
Manchester United’s first game at Old Trafford under Jose Mourinho takes place under the floodlights tomorrow, as Wayne Rooney celebrates a ten-year stay at the Theatre of Dreams. He’ll take on his boyhood side Everton in a testimonial match, with the proceeds going to charity.
Jose Mourinho’s first game at the Theatre of Dreams has been announced. Manchester United will host Everton on Wednesday 3rd August, for Wayne Rooney’s testimonial match. The 30-year-old has reached the ten-year milestone at Old Trafford, and he will enjoy a much-deserved celebration.
United lined up with a stronger team than expected but unfortunately there wasn’t a former player in sight as there has been with other testimonials. Notably David Beckham and Nicky Butt at Gary Neville’s have made appearances in previous years.
United starting XI
De Gea, Fabio, Ferdinand, Smalling, Buttner, Valencia, Anderson, Cleverley, Januzaj, Kagawa, Henriquez
Subs: Giggs, Jones, Zaha, Lingard, Carrick, Evans, Bebe, M.Keane, Lindegaard