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World Cup: Wayne Rooney claims England fans cheering the draw with the USA are ‘English prejudice.

DC United manager Wayne Rooney has accused England fans of being too stubborn to recognize that the quality of American football is improving after Three Lions supporters jeered their 0-0 World Cup draw.

After starting their World Cup campaign with a 6-2 thrashing against Iran, England fell back in Friday’s encounter with the US, which ended in a stalemate.

The USA impressed against the Three Lions and arguably had the better odds as Christian Pulisic hit the crossbar in a harrowing affair at the World Cup in Qatar.

The US took a point against England in a goalless stalemate in Group B at the World Cup

England Fans Chased The Three Lions Players Off The Field Full-Time After A Gritty Performance

England fans chased the Three Lions players off the field full-time after a gritty performance

Dc United Boss Wayne Rooney Claimed The Jeers Stemmed From

DC United boss Wayne Rooney claimed the jeers stemmed from “English prejudice” in football

After the goalless affair, many England supporters were unimpressed with their team’s lukewarm performance, which saw only one meaningful shot on target, and constant boos were heard at Al Bayt Stadium.

However, D.C. United coach and former England international Rooney claimed the jeers proved that England supporters failed to recognize the ever-increasing quality of American football.

In his column for The timesRooney wrote: “There was a full-time booing at Al Bayt stadium during England’s 0-0 draw with the US – which was crazy as the team being booed had just more or less qualified for the round of 16 of the World Cup . .

“I know England fans expect a lot, but sometimes in our football [soccer] culture, we can be stubborn in acknowledging the qualities of the opposition.

This is especially true when it comes to football [soccer] in America. It’s better than most people in England think. The level of American players and American coaching is high and is getting higher and higher in quality.

The Former England International Emphasized That The Quality Of American Football Is Getting Better

The former England international emphasized that the quality of American football is getting better

Timothy Weah Scored The Only Goal Of The American Season Against Wales

Timothy Weah scored the only goal of the American season against Wales

“The United States are a good team with a good manager and they play with exceptional energy that can make them a tough opponent for any team. Not accepting that is just English prejudice. If England had just drawn with Denmark, the fans wouldn’t have booed, would they?’

The United States at times appeared to be the stronger team than England and were not afraid to press their opposition or send numbers forward when the space to attack presented itself.

Former USMNT defenseman Alexi Lalas claimed after the game that the young team had proven it “can stay with the best.”

Us Captain Tyler Adams Battles England Captain Harry Kane For Possession

US captain Tyler Adams battles England captain Harry Kane for possession

However, England full-back Kieran Trippier said he understood his own supporters’ jeers.

“Of course the fans want to see goals and win games,” Trippier said when asked about the mixed reaction.

“But the only thing I can say to that is that the commitment of the boys is there, we give 100 percent every game.

“Of course we understand the frustration because we didn’t win the game, but we gave everything, a point is a good result.

“The only thing about my teammates and myself is that we give everything, once we cross that white line, we give everything to win.

Kieran Trippier Understands Why England Fans Booed Them After Their 0-0 Draw Against The Us

Kieran Trippier understands why England fans booed them after their 0-0 draw against the US

A Lukewarm Display From England Saw Them Make Just One Meaningful Shot On Target

A lukewarm display from England saw them make just one meaningful shot on target

“Unfortunately we didn’t win, but it’s a good point – we kept a clean sheet, it’s a good point for us in the group and we’ll just move on now, focus on the next game.”

There is still work to be done for Gregg Berhlater’s team, however, as it must beat Iran on Tuesday to progress to the knockout stages of the tournament.

After two draws against both Wales and England in the first two Group B matches, another draw or loss will not be enough.

Meanwhile, England have all but secured their place in the last 16 with their third and final group game against neighboring Wales on Tuesday night, with Rob Page’s men all but eliminated after losing to Iran and drawing with the United States.

England breakaway B heads into the final game and know progress is assured as long as they avoid a 4-0 defeat on Tuesday.

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Merry C. Vega is a highly respected and accomplished news author. She began her career as a journalist, covering local news for a small-town newspaper. She quickly gained a reputation for her thorough reporting and ability to uncover the truth.

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