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Wayne Rooney to miss Manchester United's Australia tour after suffering hamstring injury

Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney will be out of action for a month after sustaining a hamstring injury on the club's tour of Asia and Australia.

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Wayne Rooney posts graphic images of head wound

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Mark Ogden and Ben Rumsby in London Wayne Rooney has released a graphic image of a 'horror film' scar on his forehead in an attempt to rebuff claims the injury is not serious enough to force him out of England's crucial World Cup...

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England want to play Socceroos, report says

England's Manager Roy Hodgson is pictured ahead of the World Cup 2014 Group H Qualifying football match between England and Montenegro at Wembley Stadium in north London on October 11, 2013. England won the match 4-1. AFP PHOTO/ADRIAN DENNIS

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Sebastian Hassett England are reportedly keen to play Australia in a friendly next month - provided the Three Lions have already qualified for the World Cup in Brazil.

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David Moyes concedes Liverpool are favourites in "biggest game"

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Manchester United manager David Moyes conceded that Liverpool probably start as favourites to win what he described as "the biggest club game in England" when they meet at Old Trafford on Sunday.

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Manchester City thrash Manchester United in EPL

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Manchester City thrashed Manchester United 4-1 in an extraordinary derby match as north London rivals Arsenal and Tottenham claimed the top two positions on the Premier League ladder on Sunday.

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Moyes won't panic despite neighbourhood quash

Manchester United's Scottish manager David Moyes arrives for the English Premier League football match between Manchester City and Manchester United at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, northwest England, on September 22, 2013. AFP PHOTO / PAUL ELLIS

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Paul Hayward The handover was never going to be velvet. Despite the apparent smoothness of the transition from Alex Ferguson to David Moyes it was delusional to expect Manchester United's new manager immediately...

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Manchester United beat Liverpool in League Cup

Steven Griffiths Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez ruined Luis Suarez's long-awaited return from suspension as the Mexican clinched a 1-0 win against Liverpool in the League Cup third round on Wednesday.

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Suarez draws inspiration from Rooney

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Mark Ogden Luis Suarez had only to look at the man wearing the Manchester United captain's armband to realise his road to redemption at Liverpool could be anything but long and winding.

Chelsea powers on to retain handy lead

Steve Douglas Chelsea maintained its flying start to the English Premier League by beating Tottenham 4-2 away to preserve a four-point lead at the top of the ladder, while Manchester City needed a last-gasp winner...

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United storm back to steal Redknapp's thunder

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Tom Williams A quick-fire three-goal salvo saw Manchester United come from behind to beat Harry Redknapp's new club Queens Park Rangers 3-1 on Saturday, propelling them to the top of the Premier League.

Man Utd bound for Sydney?

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Sebastian Hassett FOURTEEN years after they last graced Australian shores, Manchester United are set to make their next visit to Sydney, with a friendly match scheduled for July 20 at ANZ Stadium.

Manchester United to play A-League All-Stars in Sydney

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Liam Fitzgibbon English Premier League giants Manchester United will return to Australia for the first time in 14 years to face an A-League All Stars squad in July.

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Gallop unites for Origin pitch battle

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Michael Chammas FOOTBALL Federation Australia chief executive David Gallop yesterday fired his first shot at the game he once ran, announcing football's major coup just an hour after State of Origin tickets went on...

Yorke says All Stars will have to bring their A game

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Michael Chammas AS MUCH as Dwight Yorke wanted to, he couldn't lie about how far out of their depth the A-League All Stars will be when they go head-to-head with football giants Manchester United on July 20.

Blood Red: Manchester feud reaches boiling point

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Paul Hayward ENGLISH football's most consuming rivalry is a package of fine individual talent, cathedral-like stadiums and tribal passions that have made Manchester the capital city of the Premier League.

Fans disunited as supporters accuse Ticketek of own goal

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Megan Levy Football fans were more divided than united this morning when tickets to the showdown between English Premier League giants Manchester United and the A-League All Stars were snapped up within two...

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Man Utd eye chance to tighten title grip

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 26:  Jonny Evans of Manchester United leaps into the air to celebrate after scoring his teams first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Newcastle United at Old Trafford December 26, 2012 in Manchester, England.  (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Tom Williams MANCHESTER UNITED will aim to put more daylight between themselves and Manchester City when they host West Bromwich Albion in the English Premier League.

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United and Arsenal through to FA Cup fourth round

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Wayne Rooney marked his first Manchester United appearance since December 23 with the only goal of the game as they beat West Ham 1-0 in a FA Cup third round replay at Old Trafford on Wednesday.

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United lead at top reduced as Dempsey strikes at the death

Tottenham Hotspur's Clint Dempsey celebrates his goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United at White Hart Lane stadium in London, Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013.  (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)

Julian Guyer CLINT DEMPSEY'S equaliser in the final minute of stoppage-time denied Premier League leaders Manchester United victory as Tottenham Hotspur forced a 1-1 draw at a snowy White Hart Lane on Sunday.

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Man United extend lead as Arsenal fightback against Liverpool

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London Wayne Rooney's double helped Manchester United restore their seven-point lead at the top of the Premier League as they came from behind to beat Southampton 2-1 at Old Trafford on Wednesday.