Wayne Rooney retires from international football
Wayne Rooney , a former ManU playing currently playing for Everton, who wore the number 10 jersey for his country club England announced his retirement from international football with immediate effect. The 31-year-old footballer scored 53 goals in 119 appearances for his country.
— Wayne Rooney (@WayneRooney) August 23, 2017
According to Rooney who told his coach, Gareth Southgate of his decision to retire during a phone conversation, said;
“Having already thought long and hard, I told Gareth that I had now decided to retire for good from international football’.
Rooney was a great player who played the game of football with so much zeal, we wish him well.