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Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney ‘recovering’ in Sharm El-Sheikh

Wayne Rooney - Sharm

star Wayne Rooney was spotted by Egyptian fans in Sharm El-Sheikh on Saturday, as he recovers from a groin injury. 

English Premier League giants Manchester United sent star striker Wayne Rooney on a ‘hot weather break’ on Friday to recover from a recurrent groin injury in a warm climate.

Staying at ’s Red Sea resort of Sharm El-Sheikh, Rooney was mobbed by Egyptian fans at Buddha Bar on Saturday night.

United manager David Moyes told reporters at a news conference on Friday: “We’ve sent a fitness coach with him and he is away with his family. So we’ve given him a bit of a break. I always hoped I would be able to do that at some point in the season, but his groin is not as good as we hoped at this point.”

Wayne Rooney - Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt

Wayne Rooney - Sharm El Sheikh

United are currently in seventh-place in the English Premier League after defeating Swansea 2-0 on Saturday.

Moyes hopes to have Rooney back for the clash with Chelsea next Sunday, while Robin van Persie remains further away from being fit.

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  1. Steve

    January 11, 2014 at 10:30 PM

    If you leave for chelski and become a rent boy then you won’t be this popular. This is because you are at the biggest club in England and one of the biggest in the world. Get fit soon Wayne your playing fantastic football at the moment.

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