Wayne Rooney stated he turned into “embarrassed” towards the quiet of his time at Manchester United due to a lack of opportunities.
rooney, the all-time main goalscorer for each United and England, featured in 39 of the red devils’ sixty-four matches in 2016-17 – his final season on the club.
“there are moments when you do doubt yourself,” he told sky sports.
“I trust I used to be suitable sufficient to get back in the crew, however, I never genuinely got that opportunity.”
Romney, who left United to rejoin Everton after which moved to MLS club dc united, changed into talking before his farewell sport for England towards united states on Thursday.
The 33-year-vintage added: “I got here on for one minute in the Europa League final. I used to be approximately to come back on against Southampton within the league cup final, and in the one’s moments, it becomes embarrassing.
“it was getting to a point where I used to be embarrassed. I notion ‘i cannot preserve doing this’, as difficult as it changed into to leave United.
“in the Southampton game, [manager Jose] Mourinho got here to me and said: ‘i want you to raise the trophy.’ I was like: ‘nicely, I didn’t even play in the game.’
“he was persistent with it, and I actually lifted it and moved it on. what become am I doing? I need to transport on and move some other place.”