WAYNE ROONEY

BY THE NUM­BERS

Soccer 360 - - 90th Minute -

17 Years and 111 Days – Wayne Rooney be­came Eng­land’s youngest ever player when he made his de­but against Aus­tralia in 2003. Theo Wal­cott now holds the record.

17 Years and 317 Days – Rooney be­came the youngest ever goalscorer for Eng­land when he found the net against Mace­do­nia in a Euro 2004 qual­i­fy­ing match.

120 – Eng­land’s most capped out­field player. Only goal­keeper Peter Shilton had more caps with 125.

2 – His pas­sion­ate style of play some­times went too far and he saw red against Portugal at the 2006 World Cup and again against Mon­tene­gro in a Euro 2012 qual­i­fier.

53 – Rooney is the all-time top goal scorer for Eng­land – he sur­passed Sir Bobby Charl­ton’s record in 2015.

10 – Rooney scored two goals in a game on 10 dif­fer­ent oc­ca­sions – but never got an Eng­land hat-trick.

1 – Rooney’s per­for­mances at ma­jor tour­na­ments some­times at­tracted crit­i­cism – and he only ever scored one World Cup fi­nals goal, against Uruguay in 2014.

734 – There was more than two years – 734 days to be ex­act - be­tween Rooney’s 119th cap against Scot­land and his fi­nal ap­pear­ance against the United States.

22 – Wayne Rooney led his side out as Eng­land cap­tain on 22 oc­ca­sions, tak­ing the arm­band on a per­ma­nent ba­sis in 2014 af­ter Steven Ger­rard’s in­ter­na­tional re­tire­ment.

6 – Rooney’s 120 Eng­land ap­pear­ances were made for six dif­fer­ent man­agers – Sven-Go­ran Eriks­son, Steve McLaren, Fabio Capello, Roy Hodg­son, Sam Al­lardyce and Gareth South­gate.

WAYNE ROONEY SAID GOOD­BYE TO IN­TER­NA­TIONAL FOOTBALL WITH A FI­NAL AP­PEAR­ANCE AT WEM­B­LEY IN ENG­LAND’S WIN OVER THE UNITED STATES. DAN ROBERTS HAS THE NUM­BERS ON A LENGTHY CA­REER.

Gareth South­gate felt it was right to give Rooney the chance to say good­bye to the Eng­land faith­ful

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