“Manchester United would win the league.” – Rooney

Thursday21 January 2021 | 17:34
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The Red Devils legend hailed Solskjaer’s men while admitting to having faith in their chances to win the Premier League title.

Derby County

manager and former

Manchester United


Wayne Rooney

, praised the Red Devils players,

Bruno Fernandes


Edinson Cavani

, and

Paul Pogba

, as he admitted to having faith in his ex-squad to win this year’s Premier League title.

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men, who currently sit at the top of the

Premier League

table, recently won their


clash after scoring two goals through Pogba and Cavani.

Rooney, who believes the team has a great chance to win the silverware, told

Sky Sports


"In the last few years, Manchester United haven’t been ready to challenge for the title. But now they’ve built a strong of players."

"[Bruno] Fernandes coming in has helped massively. [Edinson] Cavani, with that winning mentality, has helped massively. Now the squad is challenging for a Premier League title.”

"I said six weeks ago to the coaches in the office that I thought Manchester United would win the league and I still think that today.”

"Paul Pogba will have a massive part to play in that. They’ve brought players in with winning mentalities and now Paul can do what he does best and show his quality on the pitch."



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