Rooney said 'Sorry'
18 February 2015, 15:02
Cape Town - Preston goalkeeper Thorsten Stuckmann says Wayne Rooney apologised for winning his controversial 87th minute penalty.
Also read: Did Rooney dive?
Rooney went down in the area under the clumsy challenge of Preston North End's goalkeeper Thorston Stuckmann.
Rooney rose to his feet and confidently struck home the penalty to hand his side a 3-1 win and a place in the last 8 of FA Cup.
"After the game Rooney told me: 'Sorry, it was my chance to get a penalty. I had to use that'," Stuckmann is quoted as saying in The Sun.
Another view of the "dive":