WAYNE Rooney has revealed how the sight of Liverpool was enough to make him physically ill at Mersey derby time.
He will have a different attitude when he leads the line for Machester United at Anfield on Saturday but in his youth as an Everton striker, Liverpool made him sick - literally.
"I used to love the games, but to be honest before I used to feel sick I was so nervous. It was a horrible feeling," said Rooney (below).
"If you didn't win the game, if you lost the game, it was dreadful having to go back to school and facing your mates who were Liverpool fans.
"All of my family are massive Everton fans, so to beat Liverpool is always a great feeling and a great day when you do that.
"It's a big day for United, with the rivalry with Liverpool, but for me it's a massive game.
"Anfield is always for me the toughest place to go and win a game.
"They'll be pushing to get into the top four and with the signings they've got, they're capable of doing that."
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