Van Persie – Rooney should stay

Manchester United striker Robin van Persie thinks, Wayne Rooney wants to remain with the Barclays Premier League champions.

The England international, Rooney situation on transfer remains unclear so on.

Chelsea have already made two bids for Rooney, which was rejected by the Reds.

The Dutchman told to The Sun: “Everyone wants Wayne to stay and deep down I think he feels the same.

“One of the reasons I joined Manchester United was to play with Wayne.

“I hope he stays. Not only is he a great goalscorer, he does so much work across the pitch.

“He hates to lose – that’s why you see him one minute pressing for goal, the next minute defending ferociously. He is an asset to any team.

“He will come good again. He is a strong lad.”