Even for someone used to the state-of-the-art facilities at United's Carrington training HQ, Rooney is bound to be impressed by what he finds. Here, Press Association Sport lists 10 facts about the striker's latest destination.
Saturday, November 6, 2010
Monday, August 16, 2010
In hot pursuit of a notorious burglar along the shores of Lake Tahoe this year, Carl Lackey organized a night patrol to catch the perp. His tools included a fire extinguisher, pepper spray and two dogs that respond only to commands in Russian.
Thursday, August 12, 2010
Wednesday, August 11, 2010
I’ve always admired the Portland Timbers organization, as they impress me with their desire to be an integral part of the soccer community. One of the programs they started last season was a Fantasy camp, giving fans of every skill level the chance to play on the same pitch with their idols.
Sunday, June 13, 2010
Friday, June 11, 2010
Sunday, June 6, 2010
Clint Dempsey, the fourth of five born to a family of humble means in the small east Texas town of Nacogdoches, is the key to American success in the world’s game. Establishing himself overseas in a way that has proven difficult for USA players past and present, Dempsey – tireless and occasionally ill-tempered out on the pitch – has the ability to inspire his teammates, to turn on the fans and to turn an American team, known primarily for rough and ready endeavour, into something more, something a bit special.