What the papers say
A look at the stories making the back-page headlines in Sunday's national newspapers.
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SUNDAY TELEGRAPH: Wayne Rooney has publicly told David Moyes that he needs a run of games to regain "100 per cent" fitness even though he is still pushing for a move to Chelsea. Also: Arsene Wenger, the Arsenal manager, criticised referee Anthony Taylor and again defended his transfer policy after coming under fire from supporters following a surprise 3-1 defeat by Aston Villa at the Emirates Stadium yesterday.
SUNDAY TIMES: Wayne Rooney betrayed his continued determination to leave Manchester United by refusing to celebrate with his team after helping to create the second of two brilliant Robin van Persie goals as United eased to a 4-1 win at Swansea in David Moyes' first Premier League match in charge. Also: Perhaps in his sleep, Adam Gemili will hear the big man coming. He certainly felt him go by in the 200m final last night. "It was like 'whoosh'," the teenager said later.
INDEPENDENT ON SUNDAY: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said he is prepared to strengthen his squad before the end of the transfer window after facing a hostile reaction to yesterday's 3-1 home defeat to Aston Villa. Also: If anything is predictable in the world of athletics, this was surely it. Usain Bolt, a model of confidence and experience, strode to his seventh world title.
THE OBSERVER: Arsene Wenger was left lamenting a "huge, huge blow" as Arsenal were beaten 3-1 by Aston Villa in their opening home game of the Premier League campaign. Also: This time, there was no need for lightning to provide a surge of electricity over the Luzhniki stadium. Usain Bolt did it all by himself. The Jamaican, who had looked unusually sluggish in grinding to 100m victory last Sunday, was simply serene as he glided to 200m gold in 19.66sec.
MAIL ON SUNDAY: Wayne Rooney has finally accepted that he will not be allowed to leave Manchester United to join Chelsea and has had to settle for another season at Old Trafford. Also: Luis Suarez declined the opportunity last night to tell the world that he wants to stay at Liverpool. But his manager Brendan Rodgers declared himself "very satisfied with how everything has been resolved".
THE SUN SUNDAY: David Moyes got off to a flying start in his first Premier League game as Manchester United boss. Also: Arsene Wenger last night faced a furious fans' backlash on the very first day of the new season.
DAILY STAR SUNDAY: Wayne Rooney's Man United return was overshadowed by Robin van Persie who hit two super goals to sink Swansea. Also: Arsene Wenger suffered a disastrous opening Premier League day as two-goal Christian Benteke fired Aston Villa to a sensational 3-1 Emirates victory.
SUNDAY EXPRESS: David Moyes reckons the returning Wayne Rooney moved a step closer to staying at Manchester United after his "incredibly committed" display in their romp at Swansea. Also: Britain piled up two more medals at the World Championships and new sprint sensation Adam Gemili showed he is a star of the future.
SUNDAY MIRROR: Manchester United will launch a bid to sign Marouane Fellaini on the cheap this week. Also: Arsene Wenger insisted Arsenal did not suffer a humiliating opening-day defeat because of his lack of spending.
SUNDAY PEOPLE: Jose Mourinho will make a final bid of £40million for Wayne Rooney within the next 48 hours. Also: Gareth Bale is fuming at claims he is giving Spurs the silent treatment.