‘He’s Just Not Done It Enough’: Fans React To England Star’s Comments


Wayne Rooney has said that he wants one more crack at World Cup ‘glory’ before he retires. The 29-year old England and Manchester United striker is hoping to make it to the World Cup finals in Russia, 2018, in an attempt to leave his mark on the competition. Rooney has scored 43 times for England, meaning he is only 6 goals behind the all time record which is held by Sir Bobby Charlton. However, only one of those goals has come in a World Cup campaign, and that was during the recent tournament in Brazil, where England failed to make it out of the group stage.

Many fans have lost faith with Rooney and believe that his playing days as England’s main man are numbered. There is merit to this belief, with Danny Welbeck playing well for his country and Saido Berahino in formidable form in the Premier League, it may be time for Roy Hodgson to make some tough decisions.

Here’s how Twitter reacted to Rooney’s comments and his place as an ‘England great’: