Ferguson: Rooney likely sidelined 2-3 weeks
Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson says Wayne Rooney is
likely to be sidelined for two to three weeks because of an ankle
The England striker was substituted in the 61st minute of
United’s 2-2 draw at Bolton on Sunday. Rooney did not fly with the
Premier League club to Spain on Tuesday for a Champions League
match against Valencia.
Ferguson said at a news conference in Valencia that Rooney’s
injury would likely sideline the player for up to three weeks. That
could rule him out of England’s European Championship qualifier
against Montenegro on Oct. 12.