Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney is set to receive a new a two-year contract extension at the Old Trafford, by manager Sir Alex Ferguson, who is reportedly furious at rumours over Rooney’s exit from the club this summer.
Sir Alex spoke to the press for the first time after his side`s controversial exit from the UEFA Champions` League to Real Madrid in midweek, slamming the papers that reported a rift between the gaffer and star striker Wayne Rooney who was benched for the crucial tie, and affirming that the star striker would indeed be staying at United past this summer.
Former English footballer David Beckham has said that he has not ruled out playing into his 40s like his former Manchester United team-mate Ryan Giggs, who has signed a new one-year contract at United.
Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has claimed a spot in the Champions League quarterfinal round is well within their grasp following an inspiring 1-1 draw against Real Madrid at Santiago Bernabeu on Wednesday in the first leg of their round of 16 tie.
Manchester United legend Sir Bobby Charlton has said that United boss Sir Alex Ferguson will not be stepping down from his post following rumours that Ferguson would retire from Old Trafford if the club were to get their 20th top-flight title this season.