Wayne Rooney

Born: October 24, 1985 (age 31)

Height: 5'9" (176cm)

Hometown: Liverpool, England
Nationality: England flag English

Position: Striker
Team: Manchester United (no. 10)
Manchester United's English striker Wayne Rooney kicks the ball during the English League Cup third round football match between Manchester United and Ipswich Town at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England on September 23, 2015.
Career History
Youth1996-2002Everton
Senior2002-2004Everton
2004-Manchester United
International2003-England
Sports Mole has 4,659 articles about Wayne Rooney. Articles 1 to 40:
Wayne Rooney makes way for Angel Gomes during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Crystal Palace on May 21, 2017
Ex-Manchester United youth boss tips Angel Gomes to become world-class talent
Paul McGuinness, who spent 23 years managing Manchester United's academy sides, talks up the potential of Angel Gomes following his first-team bow for the club.
21:47
Timothy Fosu-Mensah in action for Manchester United on September 29, 2016
Timothy Fosu-Mensah: 'Europa League final will be extra special'
Manchester United defender Timothy Fosu-Mensah says that the Europa League final against former club Ajax will be an "extra special" occasion for him.
14:02
Wayne Rooney makes way for Angel Gomes during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Crystal Palace on May 21, 2017
Angel Gomes: 'Manchester United debut a dream come true'
History-maker Angel Gomes says that it was "a dream come true" to make his Manchester United debut on Sunday afternoon.
May 22, 15:55
French former star player Thierry Henry hold the name of Real Madrid and Portugal forward Cristiano Ronaldo who won the 2014 FIFA Ballon d'Or award on January 12, 2015
Thierry Henry expects Wayne Rooney to leave Manchester United this summer
Former Arsenal forward Thierry Henry 'doubts' that Wayne Rooney will stay at Manchester United this summer.
May 22, 15:29
Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba in action during the EFL Cup final against Southampton at Wembley on February 26, 2017
Result: Youthful Manchester United overcome Crystal Palace
A youthful Manchester United end their 2016-17 Premier League campaign with a 2-0 victory against Crystal Palace at Old Trafford.
May 21, 16:56
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho during the Premier League match against Southampton on May 17, 2017
Team News: Jose Mourinho makes seven changes
Jose Mourinho rings the changes as Manchester United welcome Crystal Palace.
May 21, 14:10
Antonio Valencia celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Middlesbrough and Manchester United on March 19, 2017
Antonio Valencia to captain Manchester United in Europa League final?
A report claims that Manchester United full-back Antonio Valencia will step in to skipper his side against Ajax at the Friends Arena next week.
May 20, 21:17
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho on the touchline ahead of the Premier League match against Sunderland on April 9, 2017
Preview: Manchester United vs. Crystal Palace
Sports Mole previews the Premier League encounter between Manchester United and Crystal Palace.
May 19, 14:17
Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba warms up ahead of the Europa League match against Celta Vigo on May 11, 2017
Paul Pogba in contention to face Crystal Palace after compassionate leave
Paul Pogba is in line to start Manchester United's final league game of the season against Crystal Palace on Sunday, but a number of others are doubtful.
May 19, 12:59
Chelsea's Eden Hazard in action during the Premier League match against Watford on May 15, 2017
Eden Hazard 'offered £300,000-a-week deal to stay at Chelsea'
Chelsea are desperate to keep Eden Hazard out of Real Madrid's reach and have offered him a £300,000-a-week deal, according to a report.
May 19, 12:46
Manchester United's Wayne Rooney during the Premier League match against Southampton on May 17, 2017
Jose Mourinho: Wayne Rooney situation "very difficult"
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho acknowledges Wayne Rooney's "difficult" situation, with his time at Old Trafford looking increasingly likely to be coming to an end.
May 19, 10:22
Manchester United's Axel Tuanzebe holds off Southampton's Steven Davis on May 17, 2017
Result: Southampton, Manchester United play out goalless draw
Sergio Romero saves a penalty as Manchester United claim a goalless draw from their Premier League clash with Southampton.
May 17, 21:37
Manchester United's Sergio Romero saves from Southampton's James Ward-Prowse during the Premier League match on May 17, 2017
Live Commentary: Southampton 0-0 Manchester United - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage as Southampton and Manchester United play out a goalless draw in the Premier League.
May 17, 18:46
Jose Mourinho applauds after the Premier League game between Manchester United and Bournemouth on March 4, 2017
Preview: Southampton vs. Manchester United
Sports Mole previews the Premier League encounter between Southampton and Manchester United.
May 16, 11:30
Daley Blind has a crouch during the Premier League game between Manchester United and Stoke City on October 2, 2016
Daley Blind: 'Tottenham Hotspur were the dominant team'
Manchester United defender Daley Blind admits that his side were second best during their 2-1 defeat at the hands of Tottenham Hotspur at White Hart Lane.
May 14, 20:11
Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney in action during the Premier League clash with Liverpool at Old Trafford on January 15, 2017
Wayne Rooney: 'We could have done better against Tottenham Hotspur'
Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney plays down the significance of the final game at White Hart Lane, but admits that his side underperformed in their 2-1 defeat.
May 14, 19:56
Harry Kane celebrates scoring for Spurs on September 18, 2016
Result: Tottenham Hotspur beat Manchester United on White Hart Lane finale
Tottenham Hotspur mark their final game at White Hart Lane with a 2-1 victory over Manchester United in the Premier League.
May 14, 18:23
Mauricio Pochettino applauds after the Premier League game between Stoke City and Tottenham Hotspur on April 18, 2016
Live Commentary: Tottenham Hotspur 2-1 Manchester United - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Tottenham Hotspur's 2-1 win over Manchester United in their final game at White Hart Lane.
May 14, 15:30
James Rodriguez celebrates scoring during the La Liga game between Real Madrid and Eibar on April 9, 2016
Manchester United agree deal for James Rodriguez?
Manchester United reportedly have an agreement in place to sign Real Madrid winger James Rodriguez during the summer transfer window.
May 13, 11:55
Manchester United forward Wayne Rooney warms up ahead of the Europa League match against Celta Vigo on May 11, 2017
Manchester United to include Wayne Rooney as part of Romelu Lukaku offer?
Manchester United are reportedly considering whether to offer Wayne Rooney as part of an offer to try to sign Romelu Lukaku from Everton.
May 13, 10:56
Manchester United midfielder Marouane Fellaini celebrates scoring in the Europa League match against Celta Vigo on May 11, 2017
Result: Manchester United secure spot in Europa League final
Manchester United book their spot in the 2017 Europa League final after recording a 2-1 aggregate win over Spanish outfit Celta Vigo.
May 11, 22:00
Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba in action during the EFL Cup final against Southampton at Wembley on February 26, 2017
Team News: Widescale changes for both Manchester United and Celta Vigo
Manchester United make eight changes as they host Celta Vigo in Thursday's Europa League semi-final second leg at Old Trafford.
May 11, 19:07
Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney in action during the Premier League clash with Liverpool at Old Trafford on January 15, 2017
Wayne Rooney insists he wants to stay at Manchester United next season
Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney insists that he wants to stay at the club next season.
May 10, 18:34
Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney in action during the Premier League clash with Liverpool at Old Trafford on January 15, 2017
Team News: Jose Mourinho makes eight changes for Arsenal trip
Jose Mourinho makes eight changes to Manchester United's starting lineup, while Arsenal make two alterations.
May 7, 15:03
Composite image a comparison has been made between Chelsea Manager Jose Mourinho (L) and Arsenal Manager Arsene Wenger
Preview: Arsenal vs. Manchester United
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Premier League clash between Arsenal and Manchester United from the Emirates Stadium.
May 5, 18:16
Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba in action during his side's FA Cup fifth round clash with Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park on February 19, 2017
Live Commentary: Celta Vigo 0-1 Manchester United - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Manchester United's trip to Celta Vigo.
May 4, 19:07
Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera in action during his side's FA Cup fifth round clash with Blackburn Rovers at Ewood Park on February 19, 2017
Ander Herrera: 'Manchester United captaincy should go to an Englishman'
Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera suggests that he is not yet ready to captain the club, but is "grateful" to have been tipped to take on the role.
May 3, 13:22
Paul Clement watches on during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Swansea City on March 18, 2017
Paul Clement "very proud" of Swansea City players
Swansea City boss Paul Clement lavishes praise on his players following Sunday afternoon's 1-1 draw with Manchester United in the Premier League.
Apr 30, 18:42
Lukasz Fabianski of Swansea City during the pre season friendly match between Nottingham Forest and Swansea City at City Ground on July 25, 2015
Paul Clement: 'Lukasz Fabianski furious with penalty'
Swansea City boss Paul Clement says that Lukasz Fabianski was "furious" with the awarding of Manchester United's penalty in Sunday's Premier League clash at Old Trafford.
Apr 30, 17:46
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho watches on during his side's EFL Cup final with Southampton at Wembley on February 26, 2017
Jose Mourinho refuses to criticise players following Swansea City draw
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho refuses to blame his players following Sunday's 1-1 draw with Swansea City in the Premier League.
Apr 30, 16:17
Luke Shaw is substituted in Manchester United's match against Sunderland on April 9, 2017
Jose Mourinho: 'Luke Shaw has a big injury'
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho says that Luke Shaw suffered "a big injury" during Sunday's 1-1 draw against Swansea City in the Premier League.
Apr 30, 15:18
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho on the touchline ahead of the Premier League match against Sunderland on April 9, 2017
Jose Mourinho unhappy with point against Swansea City
Jose Mourinho says that one point is "not good" for Manchester United in their 1-1 draw with Swansea City on Sunday, but praises his injury-hit squad for their efforts.
Apr 30, 14:39
Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney in action during the Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Result: Manchester United held at home by Swansea City
Manchester United miss the chance to move into third position in the Premier League table after being held to a 1-1 draw by Swansea City at Old Trafford.
Apr 30, 13:59
Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney in action during the Premier League clash with Arsenal at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Team News: Four changes for Manchester United in Swansea City clash
Jose Mourinho makes four changes to his Manchester United starting XI ahead of Sunday's Premier League clash with Swansea City at Old Trafford.
Apr 30, 11:11
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho at the Europa League match against Saint-Etienne on February 16, 2017
Live Commentary: Manchester United 1-1 Swansea City - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live commentary of the Premier League clash between Manchester United and Swansea City from Old Trafford.
Apr 30, 10:57
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho and Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp watches on during the Premier League clash at Old Trafford on January 15, 2017
Jurgen Klopp: Manchester United fixture congestion "is not unfair"
Jurgen Klopp tells Jose Mourinho to stop complaining about the number of fixtures Manchester United have faced this season.
Apr 29, 13:00
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho on the touchline ahead of the Premier League match against Sunderland on April 9, 2017
Preview: Manchester United vs. Swansea City
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Premier League clash between top-four hopefuls Manchester United and relegation-threatened Swansea City at Old Trafford.
Apr 28, 17:19
Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba in action during the EFL Cup final against Southampton at Wembley on February 26, 2017
Jose Mourinho rules Paul Pogba out of Swansea City clash
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho confirms that Paul Pogba will be unavailable for Sunday's Premier League match against Swansea City.
Apr 28, 13:56
Gabriel Jesus in action for Manchester City on January 21, 2017
Team News: Gabriel Jesus makes Manchester City bench for derby against Manchester United
Gabriel Jesus returns from injury to make the Manchester City bench ahead of Thursday's Premier League derby against Manchester United at the Etihad Stadium.
Apr 27, 19:10
Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney in action during the Premier League clash with Liverpool at Old Trafford on January 15, 2017
Wayne Rooney vows to "prove people wrong" at Manchester United
Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney is confident that he can still play a big part this season, vowing to "keep trying to prove people wrong".
Apr 27, 18:35



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TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
CChelsea38303585335293
2Tottenham HotspurSpurs38268486266086
3Manchester CityMan City38239680394178
4Liverpool382210678423676
5Arsenal38236977443375
6Manchester UnitedMan Utd381815554292569
7Everton3817101162441861
8Southampton381210164148-746
9Bournemouth381210165567-1246
10West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom38129174351-845
11West Ham UnitedWest Ham38129174764-1745
12Leicester CityLeicester38128184863-1544
13Stoke CityStoke381111164156-1544
14Crystal Palace38125215063-1341
15Swansea CitySwansea38125214570-2541
16Burnley38117203955-1640
17Watford38117204068-2840
RHull City3897223780-4334
RMiddlesbrough38513202753-2628
RSunderland3866262969-4024