Sven still pondering Rooney start

April 2, 2003
England manager Sven Goran Eriksson is still undecided on whether to start Wayne Rooney in England's crucial Euro 2004 qualifier against Turkey tonight. Eriksson has been torn between his loyalty to Emile Heskey, one of the few players who had a decent game against Liechtenstein on Saturday, or gambling on the youthful spark of Rooney in the must win clash at the Stadium of Light. Both players partnered Michael Owen in training yesterday and Eriksson admitted that Rooney, who was not released to ...

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