Wayne Rooney is new Man United captain

  • 13 August 2014
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Wayne Rooney has been revealed as the new captain of Manchester United.

The 28-year-old replaces Nemanja Vidic who has left the club.

Darren Fletcher has been named as vice-captain.

Wayne said: "It is a huge honour and a role I will perform with great pride."

"I am very grateful to the manager for the faith he has shown in me," he added.