Marcus Rashford has opened up about Wayne Rooney‘s influence as captain at Manchester United, pointing towards the captain’s experience as an important galvanising factor in the dressing room.
Rooney was handed the Man United captaincy by Louis van Gaal following Nemanja Vidic’s move to Inter Milan back in 2014.
Several reports have claimed that the 31-year-old, now a sporadic presence in Jose Mourinho’s starting XI, will leave Old Trafford over the summer.
And Rashford, writing for The Players Tribune, was quick to point towards the Englishman’s role in his development over the past year.
“I know the comparisons that have been made between the two of us,” he said.
“I know the expectations that people have of me. For me, I’m just focused on...
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