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Wayne Rooney Injury: Updates on United Star's Head, Likely Return Date

Joseph ZuckerFeatured ColumnistJanuary 15, 2017

Wayne Rooney faces a spell on the sidelines after picking up a nasty head wound in training. 

Manchester United confirmed the details of Rooney's injury via their official Twitter account:

Moyes says @WayneRooney is out for a "few weeks." He adds: "He got a cut on the middle of his forehead [in training] which was accidental."

— Manchester United (@ManUtd) September 1, 2013


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