Could this pave the way for an NFL team in London?
"I can understand his frustrations but, for me, it was a case of: I don't care."
Former club president Ramon Calderon believes the Spurs striker would be the perfect replacement for Karim Benzema.
The Lakers legend looks like he's picked a London team to follow.
The Spanish striker has not returned to the club this summer and says he wants to move to Atlético Madrid.
Chelsea takes on Arsenal in the 11th final at the north London venue on Saturday.
The season's showpiece finals are still to be decided.
The Arsenal goalkeeper spoke at length about the club's prospects as the season approaches its climax.
The midfielder injured a hamstring in Sunday's FA Cup defeat to Arsenal at Wembley.
Arsenal won the game 2-1 to advance to the final.
Chelsea has a four point cushion at the top of the Premier League table, with Tottenham, its opponents at Wembley on Saturday, the lone chaser for the final six games.
Chelsea and Tottenham face off in the Premier League and FA Cup.
Rooney was booed at Wembley on Saturday.
A tragicomic note in an increasingly sad tale.
Spurs lost 2-1 to AS Monaco.
The Dutchman said to be furious about the way the club treated his dismissal.