first_imgIt’s reported that Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has told Wayne Rooney he is not guaranteed first team football.According to the Sun news paper Mourinho has told Rooney’s advisors he’s no longer an automatic starter.Rooney is 31 and hasn’t started in any of the previous 4 games. It’s not thought that the club are in a rush to sell Rooney but have informed him he may now only be a bit part player.There are 5 games tonight in the League cup fourth round.In the stand out game Liverpool welcome Tottenham to Anfield.Unlike Tottenham, Liverpool aren’t playing European football this season.Manager Jurgen Klopp says it means they can go match to match in their approach.In the nights other action Arsenal host Reading, Bristol City meet Hull, Leeds face Norwich and Newcastle take on Preston.All of those matches kick off at 7.45.In the Airtricity league Wexford Youths will face either Cobh Ramblers or Drogheda in the relegation promotion play-off.The South Eastern side lost 5-0 to second placed Cork City last night at Turners Cross.That defeat means Finn Harps are guaranteed to stay up.Tonight champions Dundalk go to St Pats.Kick off is at 7.45The Lillywhites are 3 in-a-row league winners and have achieved massive success in Europe this season but manager Stephen Kenny admits they want more.last_img

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