Revenge for the Carling Cup final? The moment James Milner clatters Wayne Rooney in England training

By Sportsmail Reporter

A mistimed challenge - or revenge for the Carling Cup final?

James Milner put Wayne Rooney's hopes of playing against Egypt on Wednesday in doubt after clattering into him during training on Tuesday.

James Milner clatters into Wayne Rooney

Crunch: James Milner clatters into Wayne Rooney

Aston Villa star Milner was on the losing side on Sunday when Rooney led Manchester United to victory in the Wembley final.


Late: Milner completely misses the ball

Milner was guilty of leaving Rooney in pain following his tackle at their London Colney base.

It remains to be seen whether Rooney will line up against Egypt but with rough sessions like this, England fans will be worried about how many more injuries there will be before the World Cup this summer.


Ouch: Rooney gasps in pain after the challenge

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