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Wayne Mark Rooney is an English professional footballer and captain for Championship club Derby County. He has played much of his career as a forward, and he has also been used in various midfield roles. Widely considered to be one of the best players of his generation, Rooney is the record goalscorer for both the England national team and Manchester United.
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Carabao Cup: Norwich City face Luton Town as Wayne Rooney's Derby host BarrowNorwich City face Luton and newly promoted Barrow take on Wayne Rooney's Derby in the EFL Cup first round.
Ex-England captain Rooney 'not leading Derby player rebellion over wage deferrals'Ex-England captain Wayne Rooney is not leading a player rebellion at Derby over wage deferral talks, his spokesman tells BBC Sport.
Rooney 'not leading Derby player rebellion'Ex-England captain Wayne Rooney is not leading a player rebellion at Derby over wage deferral talks, his spokesman tells BBC Sport.
I'm England and Man Utd's record goalscorer... but I should have scored more - RooneyEngland and Manchester United's record-breaking goalscorer Wayne Rooney says he should have scored more career goals despite never being a "natural" finisher.
Wayne Rooney: England and Manchester United's record goalscorer says he was not a 'natural'England and Manchester United's record-breaking goalscorer Wayne Rooney says he should have scored more career goals despite never being a "natural" finisher.
Wayne Rooney says players face a no-win situation in wage debateDerby striker Wayne Rooney says the power struggle over how footballers use their wages to aid the coronavirus fight is "a disgrace".
Players left in 'no-win situation' over 'disgraceful' wage row - RooneyDerby striker Wayne Rooney says the power struggle over how footballers use their wages to aid the coronavirus fight is "a disgrace".
Coronavirus: Wayne Rooney says footballers treated as 'guinea pigs'Wayne Rooney says the government and football authorities have treated footballers as "guinea pigs" during the coronavirus outbreak.
Derby County 0-3 Manchester United: No joy for Wayne Rooney as Odion Ighalo scores twiceOdion Ighalo scores twice as Manchester United cruise past Derby County and their record goalscorer Wayne Rooney.
Ighalo double sees off Rooney's Derby and sends Man Utd into FA Cup quartersOdion Ighalo scores twice as Manchester United cruise past Derby County and their record goalscorer Wayne Rooney.
Mitrovic earns Fulham point at Derby after Rooney penaltyAleksandar Mitrovic rescues a point for Fulham at Derby as Wayne Rooney marks his 500th appearance in English league football by scoring a Panenka penalty.
Rooney to face Man Utd as Derby win replayWayne Rooney will face former side Manchester United in the FA Cup fifth round after Derby beat Northampton in a fourth-round replay.
Derby County 4-0 Stoke City: Wayne Rooney free-kick caps Rams routWayne Rooney curls home a 20-yard free-kick to score for the second game running as Derby end Stoke's recent resurgence.
Rooney could face old club Man Utd - full FA Cup fifth-round drawWayne Rooney could face his former side Manchester United in the fifth round of the FA Cup if Derby beat Northampton in their fourth-round replay.
Wayne Rooney: Derby boss Phillip Cocu says having the England great as captain 'makes sense'Naming Wayne Rooney as Derby County captain on his debut was a "logical" choice, says Rams manager Phillip Cocu.
Derby County 2-1 Barnsley: Wayne Rooney captains Rams to victory against TykesWayne Rooney captains Derby to victory and sets up their first goal in their win against Championship strugglers Barnsley.
Rooney captains Derby to win against Barnsley on debutWayne Rooney captains Derby to victory and sets up their first goal in their win against Championship strugglers Barnsley.
Wayne Rooney: Derby player-coach on veganism, Everton and analysing with Ryan GiggsWayne Rooney is pleased big-name former England players are no longer shunning management as he starts as a player-coach at Derby.
Wayne Rooney: 'Frustrated' Derby player-coach 'ready to play tomorrow'Derby County player-coach Wayne Rooney says he would play "tomorrow" if he was allowed to do so for the Championship side.
Wayne Rooney: Phillip Cocu welcomes early visit by Derby County's star signingWayne Rooney's early involvement at Derby County has given everyone a boost prior to him officially joining up with the squad, says boss Phillip Cocu.
Heavy play-off loss ends Rooney's MLS careerWayne Rooney has been hailed as a "big plus" during his time at DC United, after the former England captain played his final MLS game.
Rams 'must be mindful' of gambling link, says Sports Minister AdamsDerby must consider how Wayne Rooney wearing 32 will impact on people vulnerable to gambling, says Sports Minister Nigel Adams.
Wayne Rooney: Derby County shirt number 'exploits loophole in betting rules protecting children'A "loophole" in betting regulations protecting children is being exploited by Wayne Rooney wearing the number 32 when he joins Derby, says a gambling industry expert.
Wayne Rooney: Ex-England captain's Derby shirt number adds to 'moral issue'There is an "ethical issue" behind a betting firm's involvement in Wayne Rooney's move to Derby, says a football finance expert.
'Rooney deal adds to football's moral issue with gambling'There is an "ethical issue" behind a betting firm's involvement in Wayne Rooney's move to Derby, says a football finance expert.
Wayne Rooney: 'You need picking up?' - How the world reacted to Derby moveBBC Sport looks at how the world of football, and beyond, reacted to Wayne Rooney joining Derby County as player-coach.
Wayne Rooney: Derby County move 'not just about coming home'Former England captain Wayne Rooney says his decision to join Derby County "wasn't just about coming home".
Derby move 'not just about coming home', says RooneyFormer England captain Wayne Rooney says his decision to join Derby County "wasn't just about coming home".
Wayne Rooney: Derby County sign former England captain from DC UnitedChampionship side Derby County sign former England captain Wayne Rooney on a player-coach deal from MLS side DC United.
Ex-England captain Rooney joins Derby in player-coach roleChampionship side Derby County sign former England captain Wayne Rooney on a player-coach deal from MLS side DC United.
Derby chairman 'confident' over Rooney dealDerby County chairman Mel Morris is "confident" ex-England captain Wayne Rooney will join the Championship club as player-coach.
Messi, Ronaldo, Bale and Ramos would not solve Man Utd problems - RooneySigning Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Gareth Bale and Sergio Ramos would not solve the problems at Man Utd, says ex-captain Wayne Rooney.