Greater Manchester Police mock Wayne Rooney with 'missing' tweet

Nov 03, 2015, 08:25 IST |

An official Twitter account of the Greater Manchester Police declared Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney a 'missing person' after another sluggish, and goalless, performance at the weekend

Manchester: Greater Manchester Police jokingly declared Wayne Rooney a "missing person" on Sunday in a now-deleted tweet which has attracted criticism.

Wayne Rooney
Wayne Rooney

The official account claimed the Manchester United striker was "last seen in the Trafford area wearing a red shirt", as the captain extended his goalless run to 325 minutes against Crystal Palace at the weekend.

Rooney offered little in the way of a goal threat and looked sluggish at key times as Louis van Gaal's side drew 0-0 for the third time in six days... and the nearby constabulary made sure the striker knew it.

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