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Moyes offers supportive words to unhappy Man Utd striker Rooney

Incoming Manchester United boss David Moyes had supportive words for Wayne Rooney last night.

Rooney's future is clouded after he had a transfer request rejected a fortnight ago.

Moyes does not officially succeed Sir Alex Ferguson at United until July 1 but it is understood he will start attending to business next week.

And he told the Cambridge Union last night: "Wayne Rooney is an incredible player. If you are an England supporter, you are thinking what a great player you have."

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