United are cautious that the England striker will significantly improve their title rivals’ squads and so are not prepared to jeopardise their own season for a quick sale of a wantaway striker.
Rooney is adamant that he wants to leave and has not kicked a ball in anger so far during pre season leaving him a good month or so away from full fitness.
Moyes is already up against it in his new job with the Rooney saga coupling with some poor performances and results against lesser teams during their tour of Asia and Australia.
United would welcome bids from the likes of PSG, Real Madrid and Barcelona but are refusing to sell the former Everton striker to a Premier League rival.
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