Rory McIlroy will be a European team leader this week. (Getty Images) Task Forces, dramatized wild-card picks, special practice sessions. As Rory McIlroy sees it, the United States is trying too hard to figure out how to win the Ryder Cup. The four-time major winner and new FedEx Cup champion gave some simple advice to the U.S. side three days before the biennial matches kick up again at Hazeltine National.
CHASKA, Minnesota, Sept 27 (Reuters) - Rory McIlroy has added motivation playing for Europe captain Darren Clarke at this week's Ryder Cup, having first met his fellow Northern Irishman by chance on his 10th birthday 17 years ago.
World number three Rory McIlroy says Europe's players will aim to silence the US supporters at the Ryder Cup.
Rory McIlroy says he is driven by the desire to win the Ryder Cup for childhood hero and Europe captain Darren Clarke.
Europe has won eight of the last 10 times in the Ryder Cup, and Rory McIlroy says it won't have a hard time getting motivated to win another.