I think peoples grievence with Rooneys statement come down to the fact that he's player, captain and coach during this disaster of a season.
He's absolutely correct that a change was needed. But he's been a major factor in our performances. I think holding his hands up and not appearing to be shifting blame onto the previous manager would've been received in a much better light.
How much impact he had on tatics and selection is anyones guess, but his performances haven't been anywhere near good enough. I don't think he was really in the place to be saying changes were needed, withou