Photographic evidence: Sir Alex Ferguson steps up the efforts to sell Wayne Rooney

Posted by - October 20, 2010 - Manchester United, Oddballs

A good old-fashioned cardboard sign should do the trick

Great spot from Pies, who either had a lightbulb moment about this or were just trawling through the photos remembering the good times. Anyhow, a cute little PR stunt which involved Sir Alex Ferguson answering a young boy’s homemade banner plea to bring Wayne Rooney to the Old Trafford suddenly takes on an ironic new meaning.