The previous Premier League star Wayne Rooney has urged ‘some’ Manchester United players to step up their sport and assist Jose Mourinho.

The Crimson Devils should not going to by way of the very best of occasions, as they at present sit within the ninth place, with a 9-point deficit to metropolis rivals Manchester Metropolis.

Weak defensive shows and quite mediocre attacking actions have up to now highlighted United’s season. Moreover, it appears Jose Mourinho is struggling to hold a superb ambiance within the dressing room.

Paul Pogba, Romelu Lukaku, and Alexis Sanchez are all underperforming underneath the Portuguese supervisor this 12 months, which may be the principal cause of crew’s disappointing outcomes.

Subsequently, Wayne Rooney has tried to affect a few of his former teammates to present extra ‘respect’ to the shirt they put on.

Wayne Rooney – Manchester United 2009/10

World Class.

— Dostoyevsky (@KozielloEN) October 21, 2018

Clearly they’re going by way of a tough interval on the minute, however Jose Mourinho may be very skilled and I feel some players have to perform a little bit higher.

Hopefully they’ll flip their type round, win a couple of extra video games and hold the stress on the highest of the desk and get back up there, which is the place all of us need to see them.

In my expertise, I’ve by no means seen or heard of a participant not wanting to play within the sport as a result of they’ve had a falling out with the supervisor.

I dont assume as a participant you could possibly do this, youve obtained to respect the membership and the followers and in addition respect your teammates.

I dont assume any participant, actually at Manchester United, shall be not enjoying for Jose, Im positive theyre all working onerous behind the scenes to get outcomes, he informed BBC.

Throughout his 13-year-spell on the Outdated Trafford, the 33-year-old ahead has collected a complete of 559 appearances throughout all competitions, having bagged 253 objectives and added 146 assists.

The ex-Manchester United skipper has won 5 Premier League trophies, in addition to, one Champions League and Europa League title earlier than heading in the direction of the MLS aspect DC United back in 2017.