Player 'visited by police'

Rooney is 'victim of phone-hacking'

April 28, 2011
By ESPNsoccernet staff
Wayne Rooney is at the centre of a major tabloid scandal once more, though this time it is a newspaper and not the Manchester United striker who are accused of wrongdoing.

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Rooney says he has been contacted by detectives investigating the News of the World phone-hacking scandal, which has enveloped Rupert Murdoch's media operation after it was admitted that the newspaper had used nefarious techniques to uncover information on ...

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