The smile has vanished. Ferguson and his beloved boy Wayne Rooney are presently at loggerheads over the players exorbitant wage demands and loss of form.
While Fergie had tried to cover-up their differences without creating the least fuss, Rooney on his part objected to stay quiet and brought out their differences in the open and also blowing the cover on Fergie's story of Rooney's injury.
Yesterday the Red Devil's manager published a statement informing that Rooney has made his intentions to leave Old Trafford clear and will not be signing any new contract extensions.
With the release of the statement every elite European club have been alerted and are planning on making a bid for the star striker. Many of the top clubs like Real, Barcelona and Chelsea have already expressed their intentions to sign the 24-year-old United striker.
As the speculation starts to mount as to Rooney's possible destination we take a look into the five possible clubs where Rooney could be headed.