‘I’m not going to pretend like Wayne Rooney has been exceptional when he hasn’t!’ – Manchester United fans react to captain’s winner

first_imgWayne Rooney has come under fire from all aspects of the football world since the start of the season, with Louis van Gaal even suggesting he may rest his captain.However, Rooney started Tuesday night’s Group B clash with CSKA Moscow and continued to struggle in front of goal for the majority of the match.Boos rang out around Old Trafford when Van Gaal opted to take off Anthony Martial for Marouane Fellaini instead of Rooney, but it was the Englishman who had the last laugh with a fantastic header to snatch victory.The goal was Rooney’s 237th in the Red of United as he drew level with Dennis Law’s record, with only Sir Bobby Charlton left in from of him in the club’s goalscoring charts.See below for the best reaction to Rooney’s performance … 1 [View the story “‘I’m not going to pretend like Wayne Rooney has been exceptional when he hasn’t!’ – Manchester United fans react ” on Storify]center_img Wayne Rooney last_img read more

Do you fancy starring in ‘Dancing At Lughnasa’?

first_imgA reading/casting for the Butt Drama Circle’s production of the Brian Friel classic ‘Dancing at Lughnasa’ will take place this Sunday in Ballybofey.Directed by Shaun Byrne, the adult cast will consist of five females and three males – including one narrator.The reading/casting will take place in the Balor Theatre, from 12 noon to 3 pm and all interested actors are welcome to come along. Dancing at Lughnasa is a 1990 play about the five Mundy sisters, set in August 1936 in the fictional town of Ballybeg, County Donegal. A ‘memory play’, it is loosely based on the lives of Friel’s mother and aunts who lived in Glenties.This production of this much loved play will take part in the regional heats of the All Ireland Drama Festival in early 2017.Last year, the award-winning Butt Drama Circle had one of its most successful festival runs in years, just missing out on a place in the All Ireland Drama finals in Athlone with their production of another Friel class, ‘Translations.’Do you fancy starring in ‘Dancing At Lughnasa’? was last modified: September 28th, 2016 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:BALOR THEATREDancing at Lughnasadonegallast_img read more

Tension Escalates Between India And Pakistan Amid Uncertainty Over Their Marquee World Cup Match

first_imgRelations between bitter neighbors India and Pakistan has soured after last week’s terrorist attack in Indian-administered Kashmir, where a suicide bomber killed 40 Indian paramilitary forces.Pakistan-based Islamist militant group Jaish-e-Mohammad have claimed responsibility prompting India Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vow for retaliation as tensions heighten between the nuclear-armed rivals.Read it at Forbes Related Itemslast_img