The Red Devils captain continues to be linked with a possible move to the burgeoning Chinese Super League but his former England manager suggests that may not yet be an option.
“Who doesn’t want Rooney?” said Eriksson.
“But I’m pretty sure he doesn’t want to leave Manchester United. Not for this moment, anyway.”
30-year-old England captain Rooney has returned to his best form for United in 2016, scoring seven goals in his past eight outings.