Wayne Rooney's father arrested in SPL betting probe

Manchester United star Wayne Rooney's father and uncle have been arrested in connection with the investigation into betting irregularities that has also seen Motherwell's Steve Jennings taken into custody.

Rooney senior, 48, was arrested at his home in the West Derby area of Liverpool, while uncle Richie, 54, has also been detained, according to the Daily Mirror.

A statement from Merseyside police read: ''Detectives have today executed warrants at 10 addresses across Merseyside and Glasgow and arrested nine men as part of an investigation into suspicious betting activity.

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neoragex1999d ago

very ironic considering how united fans, well most of them, abused terry after his mom shoplifted a store a couple of years ago

buddymagoo1998d ago (Edited 1998d ago )

What about his (Terry) dad selling cocaine, lol. Doesn't get much worse than that.

Sahil1998d ago

yeah, those are some pretty fuckd up things..

neoragex1998d ago

some really sick people out there.. lol

kane_lfc1999d ago

Wayne Rooney's father arrested for match fixing. He brings even more shame to the Shrek family name.

DavidLuiz41999d ago

Better than that ice age Sid of Yours

kane_lfc1999d ago

Just because you bought Torres and we got him ;)

Dakidog1998d ago

Fixing one match sounds weird...this is something you'd do numerous times right? Don't they have bigger fish to fry lol

Sahil1998d ago (Edited 1998d ago )

relax, let him get out of jail.