Wayne Rooney is optimistic about Manchester United’s title possibilities for the upcoming season, saying Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s males have a ‘good shot’ at ending prime of the desk.
The Crimson Devils got here second final time period and have been a way behind Manchester City however look like on the up.
The signing of Jadon Sancho can be introduced any second, whereas they’ve additionally been closely linked with Actual Madrid defender Raphael Varane and Atletico Madrid’s England full-back Kieran Trippier.
“United followers can be excited with Sancho coming in, I’m certain there can be one or two extra who are available,” Rooney instructed talkSPORT on Sunday.
“I do know the membership very nicely, they’ll have expectations on themselves, expectations from the followers to achieve success in a yr which Ole [Gunnar Solskjaer] can be and actually having a very good shot at successful the Premier League.”
Rooney was talking after his Derby facet took on Man United in a pre-season pleasant at Pleasure Park Stadium. The Premier League facet received 2-1.
Former Man United star Ravel Morrison was within the Derby squad for the match as he appears to be like to impress on his trial with the Championship membership.
It’s not clear if Morrison will signal for the Rams at this stage however Rooney revealed his hopes to get the perfect out of the participant whereas additionally insisting his former teammate is ‘misunderstood’.
“Ravel had little flashes, moments… that was Ravel’s first recreation in a very long time so you might see he was feeling it,” Rooney added.
“Ravel’s a really good lad, a bit misunderstood at instances. But it surely’s my job to verify I can get the perfect out of him, I’m assured I can do this.
“I’ve to handle him proper and I’ve no worries about that.”