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Rooney eyes 19th United title

Wayne Rooney says it would be "brilliant" if Manchester United were to win a record 19th league title, adding: "It would mean so much."

Sir Alex Ferguson's side are on course to achieve that feat as they face West Ham on Saturday in pole position.

United are five points clear of Arsenal, who have a game in hand, while reigning champions Chelsea and Manchester City complete the top four.

England striker Rooney said: "I grew up an Everton fan so to be part of the team to overtake Liverpool's record would be brilliant. It would mean so much to us players as well as the fans.

"It is something I have been thinking about a lot. I know all the Everton fans want us to do it and hopefully we can.

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Rockstar_Panda2582d ago

What about United fans hein?

Sahil2581d ago

He can only eye the 19th title.. lol

GJ232579d ago

Pretty sure it'll come this year. Quality of the top of the league is poor considering previous years. Man Utd just seem to have more determination to grind out points