Wayne Rooney on Manchester United
Manchester United forward Wayne Rooney has stated that Manchester United has improved dramatically over the last months and believes that they are a team that can challenge for the title next season.
He believes that Chelsea are too far ahead of them this season, but he said that the team could have a great season next year.
He said that it is natural for a new manager to struggle at the beginning as he attempts to find his best team. He said that this is what happened with Jose Mourinho and he has now assembled a team that can challenge for the title.
Wayne Rooney said that you just have to consider the results during the past two months to find out that the team has been improving steadily and that they can beat almost anyone in the league.
Wayne Rooney said that Jose Mourinho has never lost faith in his players and that he has always pushed them to work hard in training. He stated that the players are now enjoying the reward.
Rooney said that Jose Mourinho is a highly competitive manager and that he hates losing. He believes that this motivation has inspired the players and that they are also looking to win games now.
The England international believes that Manchester United has made significant progress under the Portuguese manager and that they are now a side that can challenge for the title.
He said that the team can still improve as the season goes by and he is sure that Jose Mourinho will bring in some new faces during the summer. He believes that Manchester United has a great chance to challenge for the title next season.
For this season, he wants the players to push for a place in the Champions League as he believes that a club like Manchester United should be participating in the best competition in Europe.