Wayne Rooney

Wayne Rooney

Wayne Rooney

  • Current club: Manchester United
  • Date of Birth: 24 October 1985
  • Birthplace: Croxteth, Croxteth, Liverpool, England
  • Position: Forward

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      Everton 1-1 Genk: Wayne Rooney continues dream return to Everton with second goal in three games
      home to Goodison Park earlier this month on a free transfer after leaving Manchester United after 14 years. He immediately made an impact
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      Manchester United captain targets Premier League title

      Manchester United's new captain Michael Carrick has spoken about how the club must assure that they are challenging for the Premier League trophy in the coming season and adds that settling for a top four finish is not acceptable. 

      Everton receive boost in pursuit of Olivier Giroud

      Everton are reportedly deemed favourites to pursue Olivier Giroud this summer with Borussia Dortmund opted against the sale of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.

      Everton wrap up deal for Cuco Martina

      Everton have completed a surprise deal for Southampton defender Cuco Martina today, signing the full-back to a three-year contract at Goodison Park. Martina rejoins his old coach at the Saints, Ronald Koeman, as the Toffees continue a very busy summer on the transfer market.

      The curse of being an English footballer

      England. The nation that invented the beautiful game. The home to what many refer to as the greatest league in the world. The birthplace of the likes of David Beckham, Paul Gascoigne, Bobby Charlton and Jimmy Greaves. The national team that has failed to win a major tournament since 1966.

      Gylfi Sigurdsson to snub Leicester City for Everton move

      Swansea City attacker Gylfi Sigurdsson is set to snub advances from Leicester City for a switch to Everton during this summer's transfer window.

      Swansea confirm Sigurdsson's withdrawal from pre-season tour ahead of move to Everton

      Gylfi Sigurdsson has withdrawn from Swansea's pre-season tour of the United States and will complete his move to Everton in the coming days.

      Everton to sign Christian Benteke?

      Everton boss Ronald Koeman has identified Christian Benteke as a potential candidate to replace Romelu Lukaku, who sealed his move to Manchester United earlier in the week.

      Manchester United announce new captain

      Michael Carrick has been announced as the new Manchester United captain ahead of the 2017/18 season. He will take over the captaincy from Wayne Rooney, who departed the club for a return to his former team Everton this week, after a thirteen-year spell at Old Trafford. 

      Rooney: farewell to a Man Utd legend

      13 years. 559 games. 253 goals – and a club goal scoring record to boot. Wayne Rooney’s time at Manchester United has come to an end, and Rooney has now been officially confirmed as an Everton player once again.

      Everton make combined £97 million bid for Sigurdsson and Van Dijk

      Following the sale of Romelu Lukaku, Everton have reportedly used the transfer fee received to sanction a double bid for Swansea's Sigurdsson and Southampton's Van Dijk worth £97 million.

      Wayne Rooney completes Everton transfer

      Wayne Rooney has this afternoon completed his shock move to Everton from Manchester United. Rooney, who has signed a two-year contract with the Toffees, told reporters that the first time he wears the Blues' shirt for the second time will be an emotional moment.

      Ibrahimovic may have a future at Manchester United

      After completing the signing of one world class striker, another could be set for a Manchester United return, with reports suggesting that Zlatan Ibrahimovic could return to Old Trafford in order to provide further attacking options. 

      Rooney arrives at Everton to complete medical ahead of sensational return

      Wayne Rooney is set to return to his boyhood club after 13 years for a reported fee of £26.5 million and is expected to be officially unveiled after his medical.

      Manchester United agree £75 million fee with Everton for Lukaku

      Manchester United have reportedly hijacked Chelsea's move for Lukaku and lodged a bid of £75 million which was accepted by Everton.

      Manchester United agree fee for Romelu Lukaku

      Manchester United have beaten Chelsea to the signing of Everton and Belgium striker Romelu Lukaku by agreeing a £75 million fee, BBC Sport reports. It is believed that the deal seeing Wayne Rooney go in the opposite direction is unrelated to the Lukaku move.

      Manchester United to hijack Chelsea's Lukaku chase

      Despite being chased by a number of top clubs, Romelu Lukaku looked set to return to his former club Chelsea. Now, Manchester United are set to make an eleventh hour move to hijack the move and take the Belgian striker to Old Trafford instead. 

      Everton plan to sign Olivier Giroud

      Everton will step up their interest in signing Olivier Giroud following Arsenal's club-record signing of Alexandre Lacazette from Lyon.

      Wayne Rooney withdraws from Manchester United's pre-season tour ahead of Everton move

      The Manchester United forward was strongly linked with a move to Everton this week and has further fuelled speculation after he withdrew from the club's United States tour.

      Rooney and Giroud to lead the line for Everton?

      Everton will sign Wayne Rooney and Olivier Giroud to lead their front line, using the money that they expect to raise from the imminent sale of current attacker Romelu Lukaku. 

      Wayne Rooney expected to make return to Everton this summer

      According to talkSPORT, Wayne Rooney is highly expected to rejoin Everton after the Toffees complete the signings of Sandro Ramirez and Michael Keane.