Referee moans about Rooney's moaning

It is now 22 days since the World Cup ended, but it seems the World Cup For Stating The Obvious is just heating up. Following Frank Lampard's startling revelations yesterday, referee Horacio Elizondo has now felt the need to voice his observations on Wayne Rooney.

"He was complaining all the time, always coming close to you and saying 'referee' this, 'referee' that. Protests and more protests. He reminded me of my kids," said Elizondo. And to think we always had Rooney down as the type to keep his mouth shut and get on with it... [Via Telegraph]

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