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Wayne Rooney features in a couple of newspapers. The Daily Mirror publishes Arsene Wenger's reflections on the World Cup, leading with "England blew it by relying on Rooney". However the Arsenal manager doesn't name the United striker; his quote merely reads, "The countries which relied on their stars were wrong."
Meanwhile, the Daily Telegraph suggests Wayne's "disappointing summer could get worse this week when the England striker discovers whether he is liable for up to £4.5 million in compensation owed to his former management company." The newspaper explains, "Rooney is being sued for alleged unpaid commission on his commercial earnings, and judgment is finally due to be handed down on Thursday in Manchester."