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Facts of Wayne Rooney
|Birth Name:||Wayne Mark Rooney|
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|Birth Country:||United Kingdom|
|Father:||Thomas Wayne Rooney|
|Height:||5 Feet 9 Inch|
Is Wayne Rooney Gay? : No
Wayne Rooney is a famous British soccer player born on October 24, 1985, as the eldest son to father Thomas Wayne Rooney and mother Jeanette Rooney. Wayne Mark Rooney belongs to Irish ethnicity and is British his nationality. His was born in Croxteth, Liverpool, the United Kingdom.
After completing his high school from De La Salle School, Wayne graduated from De La Salle Academy, Liverpool and started his soccer career. He first began playing for Liverpool Schoolboys, scoring 72 goals in one season, a record which stood still until May 2010.
Rooney joined Everton at the age of nine. After playing two seasons with Everton A-team and scoring 15 goals in 67 appearances, Rooney signed for Manchester United under Alex Ferguson. Rooney's move to United from Everton was worth £25.6 million ($33.68 million). He played with the Reds until 2017, scoring 183 goals in 393 appearances. Rooney has the second-most goals scored (208) in the Premier League, only behind EPL legend Alan Shearer (260).
Along with Michael Carrick, Rooney is the only English player to win the Premier League, FA Cup, UEFA Champions League, League Cup, UEFA Europea League and FIFA Club Wolrd Cup.
On July 2017, Rooney returned to his boyhood club, Everton on a two-year deal. He scored 10 goals in 31 appearances. On 10 July 2018, Rooney singled a three-and-a-half-year contract with D.C. United of Major League Soccer. Rooney was given No. 9 upon his arrival in D.C. United. He made his debut for the United on 14 July 2018, in a 3-1 win against Vancouver Whitecaps.
Rooney was eligible to represent the Republic of Ireland, however, he rejected to play as an Irish, which he revealed in 2015. On 12 February 2003, he made his debut for the national team against a friendly defeat against Austrailia, becoming the youngest player to wear the jersey. He made 119 appearances for the senior side with 53 goals.
He is a married man. He is married to Coleen Rooney since 2008. He has 3 children, Kai Wayne Rooney, Kit Joseph Rooney and Klay Anthony Rooney.
Wayne Rooney height is 5 Feet 9 Inch. His weight is 83 kg.
His net worth is estimated at $120 million in 2018. Before joining D.C. United, it was revealed that Rooney could earn $5 to $8 million per season, possibly making to the list of highest paid MLS players. After his move to MLS, Rooney made the headlines with his reported deal of seven bedrooms and nine bathrooms house costing $5.7 million.
He is active on social networking sites like Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook. He has a follower base of 12.4 million on his Instagram and 16.8 million on Twitter as of July 2018.Modify
Wayne Rooney married record
Married to Coleen Rooney in 2023 Modify
Wayne Rooney children record
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