Wayne Rooney: Giggs is my role model

Published Add your comment

Football News

Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney has taken part in a web-chat with fans from Hong Kong and has revealed that teammate Ryan Giggs is his main role model as a footballer. 

The video, which has been released on Wayne Rooney's official Facebook page, gave fans the opportunity to ask the forward a number of questions. 

And when Rooney was asked who is greatest role model in football was, the England international revealed that it was his teammate and coach Ryan Giggs.

When discussing Giggs, Rooney told the fans: "He's still playing every week, training every day. He's a great role model for us all to look up to, so I would probably say him." 

Rooney has enjoyed great success with Giggs over the years at the Red Devils and the Welsh international remains a key member of United's side.

And the inform Manchester United striker also revealed that he enjoys playing golf, however admitted that he would like to be better at the sport. 

The Red Devils forward finished by asking the fans a number of questions as he gave away some of his own merchandise. 

Watch the video above! 

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE:

Wayne Rooney
Premier League
Manchester United

Article Comments

Read more

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author


This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again