UEFA will decide Monday whether to punish Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney
over his clash with Aalborg's Kasper Risgard
at Old Trafford in Wednesday's
Champions League group game. Any suspension would mean him missing at least one game when the competition's Round of 16 knockout phase begins in February.
deliberately stomped on him during the first half and left marks on his chest, although he also stressed that Rooney had apologized to him. Aalborg's interim coach
said he thought Rooney had overstepped the mark, and UEFA has confirmed it will take another look at the incident, which was missed by referee Laurent
United manager Alex Ferguson
was not inclined to offer his view on the incident, but managed to blame the media for the UEFA investigation. "I am
not going to discuss Wayne Rooney," he said. "You press guys have created most of it. You are not getting anything from this club at all on Wayne Rooney. That is it, finished."
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