Wayne Rooney, a historic England player who has previously played in MLS, returns to United States soccer to coach.
After a decorated career as a professional player, Wayne Rooney decided to stay in the football environment as a coach. Now, after his passage through the Derby Countyyour next challenge will be managing a team from the Major League Soccer (MLS).
The striker, who stood out mainly in the Everton Y Man UtdBesides the England national teamwent through the North American league between 2018 and 2019, when he played for the D.C. United. It was his penultimate club, before retiring at County in 2021.
He was player-coach with the Rams in the Championship, the English second division, until he finally hung up his boots for good to be the full-time manager. Following the team’s relegation, Wayne decided it was time for “fresh energy” at the club, and he resigned.
Wayne Rooney returns to MLS
Now, according to Pablo Iglesias Maurer, a journalist fromTheAthletic,Rooney has reached an agreement to become the new manager of his old team, DC United. At 36 years old, he will be revealed this Tuesday as the new leader of a squad that is not going through a great moment.
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