Fabio Capello Confirms Wayne Rooney Will Start For England Tonight

Chris Wright

7th, September 2010

By Chris Wright

It looks like Wayne Rooney is set to start for England in tonight’s Euro 2012 qualifier against Switzerland, after the forward assured manager Fabio Capello that he has the mental strength to play despite the swirling, prostitute-based allegations in the gutter press that are enveloping his private life.

Speaking at a media conference yesterday, Capello came as close as damn-it to confirming that Rooney will feature against the Swiss;

“I spoke with him, he said he was focused and that he wanted to play against Switzerland. I am sure tomorrow he will play a really good game, the same level as he was against Bulgaria.”

When asked whether or not he intended to punish Rooney in the same manner as he did John Terry when news broke of the former captain’s infidelities

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