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Messi 'Fearful' of Rooney

Lionel Messi has lavished praise on Wayne Rooney by suggesting the England striker frightens all his opponents.
Messi has earned plaudits for his own performances over the past 12 months and will hope to inspire Argentina to glory at the World Cup this summer.

But he believes England have a number of dangerous players in their ranks such as Steven Gerrard and Frank Lampard.

Messi has been particularly impressed by Rooney and thinks he will continue to go from strength to strength over the coming years.

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donb5066d ago

Messi is a vice and nice guy. Englands chances depends on rooney!

Maradona5064d ago

England should be happy to go through the first group matches. Then everything would be a bonus.

sokrates5064d ago

I guess you are the kind of Argentian who cant even try to like England. I dont think England will win, but I think they can go far. Cant listen to an Argentinian talking about Englands chances anyway...