The capital side now sits one point clear over the East after they earned a draw on the way against the New England Rev. Wayne Rooney aided D.C. United claim a nail-biting delayed draw in MLS in a match which was played on Saturday, while the Union of Philadelphia suffered an astonishing loss. Wayne’s 90th penalty also saw D.C. United secure a draw by 1-1 versus the New England revolution at the venue of Gillette Stadium.
Matt Turner who is the goalkeeper of New England was sent off only in the 56th minute of the game after a huge challenge on Wayne, but the hosts still managed to take the lead through a header by Juan Agudelo. However, Wayne stepped up to somehow convert a spot-kick (late) as D.C. took lead by 1 point on the top of Eastern conference.
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Paul Pogba has enjoyed a unique career, World Champion at the age of 25 with multiple league titles in Italy. The midfielder should be respected as one of the best in the game, however, his attitude towards the game is where many have issues with.
When Pogba was signed in 2016 it was seen as a change of guard by United as the current golden boy Wayne Rooney was getting old and unable to perform at the highest level. While Pogba was seen as the prodigal son that was lost but had found his way back to the club.
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Former Arsenal and Bayern Munich striker Lukas Podolski was the man chosen to wear the armband for Germany in his farewell game against England. He was also featured in a pre-match interview where he spoke about his carrer and his achievements in the famous white and black Germany colors.
The Vissel Kobe FC striker got his name on the score sheet, firing the winning goal into the corner of the net before being subbed off. He received a standing ovation from the fans for his heroics on the night.
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Manchester United legend Wayne Rooney has opened up that he had plans of finishing his career at the club. The 33-year old moved to Everton as he could no longer inspire the team to success. After a year at his boyhood club, where he struggled a bit, he moved to the United States to feature in the Major League Soccer.
His career has seen a late renaissance in America, with talks that he may come to United for a few months before he ends his career. Rooney has shut down such talks, opting to end his illustrious career in the MLS. United fans will be hoping that the player changes his mind in future. Afterall Rooney said he was done with the national team but he will come out of international retirement to claim his 120th cap for England against the United States on Thursday.
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Luis Nani was back to Sporting Lisbon for the 3rd time post signing a contract for 2 years with his ex club for a fee that was not disclosed. The 31 year old winger from Portugal comes from Valencia, the Spanish side after he spent his last season in Italy on loan with Lazio. There he managed with just 18 appearances in the Serie A. Nani has been an incredible player and he spent his previous times with Sporting Lisbon between 2005 and 2007 and again in 2014. He played 113 times and scored 23 goals brilliantly for the club.
The former winger of Manchester United played for 147 times at the Premier League Club. He started his career in sporting prior to his exit in 2007 and returned on loan in 2014 from United. Nani was under contract until June 2019 at Valencia and may return to play in Turkey for Fenerbahce.
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