Date: 6th August 2015 at 8:52pm
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A series where we, as the title suggest; get to know those within the Manchester United camp.

A series where we, as the title suggest; get to know those within the Manchester United camp.

Name – Wayne Mark Rooney

Date of Birth – 24th October 1985

Place of Birth – Croxteth, Liverpool, England

Position – Forward

Height – 1.76m (5ft 9 in)

Youth Career
Copplehouse Boys
1996-2002 – Everton

Senior Career
2002-2004 – Everton
2004+ Manchester United
International Career
2000-2001 – England U15
2001-2002 – England U17
2002-2003 – England U19
2003- England

Interesting Facts

1 – Rooney spent two years at Everton, before moving to Manchester United for a fee of £25.6 million in the summer transfer window of 2004.

2 – Since Rooney`s transfer, Manchester United has won the Premier League trophy five times, the Champions League once, the League Cup twice and the FIFA Club World Cup once.

3 – Rooney scored his 200th goal for United in September 2013. He is also currently the third-highest goal scorer in history.

4 – Rooney made his debut for the England squad in 2003, aged just 17. This made Rooney the youngest person to play for England, a record since broken by Theo Walcott.

5 – As of June 2015, Rooney has earned 105 caps which makes him the eighth most-capped player in England`s football history.