• Rooney insists nationality won’t matter for next England manager

    Rooney insists nationality won’t matter for next England manager

    Wayne Rooney says England’s new manager does not have to be English, as the search begins to find a successor to Roy Hodgson, who resigned after his team’s poor UEFA EURO 2016 campaign.

    Speculation is mounting that Gareth Southgate, currently in charge of the nation’s Under-21 team, is set to take on the role even if only on an interim basis.

    But England captain Rooney said, while an English manager is preferable, the nationality of the new boss does not matter.

    “Of course […]

  • I will never play for another Premier League club, says Rooney

    I will never play for another Premier League club, says Rooney

    Manchester United captain, Wayne Rooney, has vowed never to play for another Premier League team.

    Rooney, who is chasing down Sir Bobby Charlton’s scoring record at Old Trafford, has been linked with a late-career move back to Everton, but he insists that he will never join a domestic rival.

    “I am happy to say now that, whatever may happen in the future, I will never play for another Premier League club,” Rooney said.

    The England striker has also announced plans for his testimonial […]