England skipper Wayne Rooney announces retirement from international football
31-year-old Wayne Rooney has announced his retirement from international football. According to reports, English captain took this decision after consultations with manager Gareth Southgate. Rooney is England’s most prolific goalscorer netting 53 in 1119 appearances.
14 years back Rooney made his debut for England and it is an end to an illustrious career. He was dropped from English side for their summer fixtures against Scotland and France. Rooney recently has shifted to Everton after 13 years with Machester United. His good outing for Everton prompted speculation that he will be back in the national squad but the prolific forward decided to call it a day.