"Wayne Rooney is one of the best players in the world," Hargreaves told talkSPORT. "He provides so much to the team. I just don't know where he'd go. I don't see the point.
"He identifies with the Manchester United fan base," he added. "It's a massive club with great players and management.
"He can end up becoming one of the best players in Manchester United's history so I don't see the point in him going anywhere else."