"Of all the unimportant things in the world, football is the most important"
Wednesday, September 29, 2004
Super Wayne Rooney!
Great games in the Champions League Matchday 2 yesterday. But one player overshadowed all: Wayne Rooney was simply amazing in his debut in the Champions League. Three beautiful goals by the only 18-year old player. I had expressed some doubt at the expectations put on this young player, but he handles the pressure like a master, by scoring the goals. It is really seldom that one feels to have been witnessing the birth of a future super-star, but I feel Mr. Rooney is headed that way, if he can avoid injuries and other problems. For the sake of football, I hope he continues this way. When he plays my favourite teams, I just hope he has an off-day...