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The Champions League final of the 2019/2020 season brought Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) together against Bayern Munich. Who is Wayne Rooney in?
PSG against Bayern Munich took place on Monday (24.8.2020) at 2.00 a.m. WIB in the Estadio da Luz, Lisbon, Portugal. The game was closed with no spectators.
Both teams were able to beat both big and surprising teams. PSG can get rid of Atalanta and RB Leipzig while Bayern Munich can beat Chelsea and Barcelona.
Wayne Rooney, former Manchester United player who now plays for Derby County in the English Championship, gives predictions for the eventual final. He leans towards PSG because there’s Angel Di Maria.
“PSG become champions because of Angel Di Maria. He’s a great player,” he said mirror.
Rooney and Angel Di Maria both teamed up at Manchester United in 2014. Unfortunately, Di Maria’s career in the Red Devils uniform, which only played one season, didn’t go smoothly.
“I remember manager Louis van Gaal saying, ‘Only Angel Di Maria can carry the ball on the field for a long time,” he said.
Wayne Rooney and Angel Di Maria together at MU (Getty Images)
For Wayne Rooney, Angel Di Maria can later be the difference in the Champions League final. The Argentine player is not only good at destroying the opponent’s defenses, but also sometimes decides the victory with his noble goals.
“Di Maria is a hard worker and his vision of playing is brilliant,” said Rooney, who won the 2008 Champions League with Manchester United.
“Unfortunately he was unlucky in the Premier League when he played for Manchester United. Now he’s a mature player at PSG,” concluded Rooney.
Angel Di Maria has scored three goals and seven assists in the Champions League this season (Getty Images)
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(aff / ran)