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

Rob Goldberg@TheRobGoldbergFeatured ColumnistOctober 2, 2013

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 17:  Wayne Rooney of Manchester United celebrates scoring his team's third goal during the UEFA Champions League Group A match between Manchester United and Bayer Leverkusen at Old Trafford on September 17, 2013 in Manchester, England.  (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)
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Manchester United will have to survive for the time being without one of their top players as Wayne Rooney sits out with a shin injury.  

Wayne Rooney misses tonight’s match after receiving a kick in the shin during training yesterday. #mufc

— Manchester United (@ManUtd) October 2, 2013