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Wayne Rooney says Harry Kane will break England goalscoring record

Wayne Rooney says Harry Kane will break England goalscoring record

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Wayne Rooney believes England captain Harry Kane will break his record and become the country's leading goalscorer.Rooney, 33, returned to make his 120th and final international appearance in a 3-0 friendly victory over the United States at Wembley on Thursday.The DC United striker has scored 53 times for England - 34 more than Kane, who is eight years his junior. "I look forward to presenting him with the trophy," said Rooney.Former Everton and Manchester United player Rooney made his England debut as a 17-year-old against Australia in 2003, and retired from international football in 2017.But the Football Association saw Thursday's match as an opportunity to "honour" his "record-breaking int...
Wayne Rooney: England record goalscorer to be captain during farewell appearance

Wayne Rooney: England record goalscorer to be captain during farewell appearance

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Media playback is not supported on this device England's record goalscorer Wayne Rooney will captain the side and wear the number 10 shirt when he comes on to make his farewell appearance.Rooney, 33, retired from international football in 2017 but will win his 120th and final cap in a friendly against the United States at Wembley on Thursday.Fabian Delph will start the match as captain but will hand the armband to Rooney when the DC United striker comes on as a substitute in the second half. Rooney will also get a guard of honour.The former Manchester United and Everto...
Wayne Rooney set for England return with Gareth Southgate to name DC United forward in next squad

Wayne Rooney set for England return with Gareth Southgate to name DC United forward in next squad

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Roo-turn England's all-time record goalscorer will take to the field once again for a charity fund-raising friendly against the United States Wayne Rooney will return to the England fold and win his 120th cap later this month. Rooney, the forward, decided to retire from international football at the start of last season, ending his career as the Three Lions’ record goalscorer. Rooney scored 53 goals for England, more than any other player in history However, the 33-year-old is set for a stunning comeback after enjoying a period of superb form since joining DC United in June. Rooney has netted 12 goals for the MLS outfit, helping them qualify for this season’s play-offs; the club’s campaign ended earlier this week with a defe...
Mourinho is easy target but Man Utd players must stand up – Rooney

Mourinho is easy target but Man Utd players must stand up – Rooney

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Media playback is not supported on this device Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is an "easy target" and the players "have to do better", says former Old Trafford striker Wayne Rooney.Mourinho has come under pressure after United made their worst start to a league campaign for 29 years."The players, the manager, it has been a tough start to the season," ex-England forward Rooney said. "I know Jose is getting a load of stick but I said a few weeks ago, the players have to stand up." Man Utd boss Mourinho's comments to TV camera investigatedUnited fought back from ...
A-list actor's secret sex toy romps with Wayne Rooney threesome girl REVEALED

A-list actor's secret sex toy romps with Wayne Rooney threesome girl REVEALED

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The star – who is married with children – obtained an injunction seven years ago banning former escort girl Helen Wood from exposing him as one of her clients.But now Helen – who also had a threesome with ex-England footballer Wayne Rooney – is about to blow the whistle on her life of vice in explosive memoirs.She promises "no detail will be left out" about her notorious 2010 Manchester hotel romp with Rooney, 32, and fellow prosititute Jenny Thompson, 28.And – in a special US version of her book – she is set to reveal the identity of the A-list celebrity whom she alleges paid her £195 for sex around the same time.GETTY / STOCKBOMBSHELL: Helen Wood is set to reveal which A-Lister paid her for sexGETTY MEMOIRS: Sexy Helen promises to reveal all the juicy detail of her life as an escortHelen