Tonight’s Champions League action sees Manchester United play hosts to PSV Eindhoven at Old Trafford, with kickoff at 7.45pm.
It also sees Red Devils skipper Wayne Rooney return to the starting line-up after missing a 2-1 win over Watford on Saturday with an injury, but not every United fan is quite so pleased about it.
Indeed, the 30-year-old is enduring one of those spells that have peppered his career, where all footballing ability appears to be drained from his body by one of those sneaky aliens from Space Jam.
That being said, Rooney’s form in the Champions League has been solid when compared to his domestic troubles. The England international has claimed four goals in five CL outings, including qualifiers against Club Brugge; sharply juxtaposing his Premier League return of just two goals in eleven apperarances.
Regardless, not every United fan is happy about Wazza Roo starting against PSV – especially at the expense of the consistently brilliant Juan Mata. As is common practice amongst today’s youths, they felt the need to vent their frustrations on social media. Here are some of the best reactions:
bar Rooney, I love this line-up. pic.twitter.com/OW1ZnJYjse
— MOLOCH THE LOVELESS (@MochineGun) November 25, 2015
— JohnFiorentini (@JohnFiorentini) November 25, 2015
I hate seeing Rooney on the team sheet — CEO MONE™© (@Mbale4u) November 25, 2015
Sick of van gaal saying week in week out that rooney isint a guaranteed start and starts him every time without fail
— Nathan Wright (@NathanWright96) November 25, 2015