Football By Joe Crilly

Rooney To Be Dropped From England Squad? Gerrard Back To Liverpool?

Wayne Rooney has apologised for the recent photos that have come to light and on the back of it, William Hill make him odds on to lead England into the 2018 World Cup as captain. He is 8/13 to don the armband for the opening match of the tournament with Jordan Henderson the 7/4 second favourite. He is 8/1 to fail to make it into the England squad for the next international.

With Steven Gerrard leaving LA Galaxy, William Hill are betting on where he will be on the 1st February and make Celtic the 2/1 favourites with Liverpool 4/1. It is, however, 4/6 that he has no club by that date.

Who will captain England in their opening match of the 2018 World Cup: 8/13 Wayne Rooney; 7/4 Jordan Henderson; 8/1 Gary Cahill; 16/1 Joe Hart

Will Wayne Rooney leave Manchester United in the 2017 January transfer window: 4/1 yes; 1/7 no

Will Wayne Rooney leave Manchester United in the 2017 summer transfer window: 2/1 yes; 4/11 no

Will Wayne Rooney be in the next England squad: 1/20 yes; 8/1 no

Steven Gerrard’s club on the 1st February: 4/6 no club; 2/1 Celtic; 4/1 Liverpool; 10/1 any Chinese club; 10/1 Newcastle; 16/1 any MLS club; 20/1 Leicester; 25/1 BAR