England midfielder Steven Gerrard doesn't appetite to booty blaze abroad from Wayne Rooney but wants the striker to appearance referees account as questions abide to be aloft over his attitude advanced of the football Apple Cup opener.
Gerrard insisted that Rooney is able-bodied acquainted of his responsibilities on the angle and that England supporters charge not abhorrence a repeat.'Discipline is actual important. I'm not abiding if Wayne will be targeted, we'll see, but he is a actual accomplished amateur now. We charge him on the pitch. Every amateur has been announced to about conduct by the management,' Gerrard said.
'We've absent above players in the accomplished to red cards so every amateur is acquainted that it's up to them to ensure we accept 11 men on the pitch.'You aloof don't affirm at the ref, simple as that. In this day you accept to appearance the adjudicator respect. It's difficult abundant arena 11 v 11, if we go a man bottomward it's aloof activity to accomplish it alike tougher for us.
'Wayne Rooney understands this. I don't appetite to booty his blaze abroad from him, he consistently plays on the bend which is why he's one of the best players in the world, but if he gets balked he knows he can't booty it out on the ref,' he said.