MANCHESTER UNITED legend Wayne Rooney has revealed his favorite attacking partner at Old Trafford.
Instead, the honor of Roo’s favorite teammate goes to the Argentine goalscorer Carlos Tevez.
The couple who spent two years playing together, won SIX titles during that time.
That includes consecutive Premier League titles in 2008 and 2009, as well as Champions League glory in 2008.
And Rooney revealed that the pair were ‘like a bull’ as they tried to win the ball back from their opponents, and ‘praised’ each other perfectly.
I said Sports Bible: “I just love our connection. The two of us in front, we compliment each other really well.
“Usually if I play with Louis Saha, Ruud van Nistelrooy or Robin van Persie – these strikers are always number 9 and I will play as number 10.
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“With Tevez we can rotate, I will be number 9, he will take number 9 and I will be number 10. When we lose the ball we will be like two bulls trying to win. back it.
“As an attacking partner, he’s the one I enjoy playing with the most.”
The deadly duo is forced to separate as Tevez moves to cross-town rivals City of Manchester in the summer of 2009.
It was a transfer that made Rooney ‘shocked’.
Now Derby county The boss continued: “I would love to play with him and I know something is going on because there is a problem with his ownership whether it is a club or an agent.
“It was really cheap to buy him and for whatever reason we didn’t buy him. I think City got him for around £20m, which is really amazing.
“You saw what a great player he was when he got there. I was devastated.”
Now 38, Tevez has yet to officially announce his retirement as a player after taking some time off from the game. the sad passing of his father.
He left hometown club Boca Juniors in the summer and is currently a free agent.
But the connection between Rooney continues, with Tevez is said to have ended his move to MLS side DC Unitedthe same team that Rooney played for in the United States.
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