When Cristiano Ronaldo and Wayne Rooney’s names are heard together, two scenes come to mind. They are shining shoulder to shoulder in Manchester United jerseys, and a red card at the 2006 Germany World Cup.
Ronaldo and Rooney were good friends. The two played together in a Manchester United jersey from 2004 to 2009. But their friendship was shattered when they saw a red card in the 2006 World Cup.
The two formed a good pairing in Manchester Jersey under Sir Alex Ferguson. The two had an excellent understanding on the offensive side. But in the 2006 World Cup match against Portugal, Rooney saw a different Ronaldo.
The Portuguese winger persuaded the referee to show him a red card. Ronaldo did not stop there, Ronaldo also pressed his eyes when Rooney left the field!
Rooney will talk about Ronaldo, there will be no question of seeing the red card of the 2006 World Cup, what happens? “I have no problem with Cristiano,” Rooney said, recalling 18 years ago. He has a habit of diving. I told him in the tunnel, “There is no problem in sending me off the field. Because I spent the first half of the day trying to get him to look at the cards for diving. “
Rooney claims that their relationship has not deteriorated since the red card, “I did not think about it on the playground. She is not my partner. But we have become friends in need of work.