What They're Saying

"He made a silly mistake and said 'Yes, sorry.' It's a red card. You can't defend that. I'm not happy, absolutely. Rooney kicked the opponent. And he will now not be able to play the first game in the Euros as he will be suspended. Rooney was not happy because he missed some control and some passes. For this reason, I think he reacted. His reaction was to kick the opponent."

-- England coach Fabio Capello on Wayne Rooney's red card in a 2-2 tie with Montenegro that means he'll be suspended for at least one game at the 2012 European Championship. British newspapers reacted to Rooney's ejection with headlines such as "We will Roo this moment," "Roo Fool!" and "An Idiot Abroad." (The Sun)

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