Wayne Rooney is a well known English professional football manager. He was spotted boarding a flight to his next job despite the disapproval of his wife, Coleen Rooney. He is set to walk straight into another managerial job overseas.
The former player was recently the manager of EFL League One club Derby County. He previously served as interim player-manager for the club. Rooney had spent much of his playing career as a forward and also in midfield roles.
Coleen Rooney Disapproval In Wayne Rooney New Job
Wayne Rooney is known as the former Derby County manger who was pictured boarding a plane to his next job despite his wife Coleen Rooney having reservations about the move. Well, he is set to be announced as DC United’s new manager.
As walking straight into another managerial job overseas, Wayne’s beloved wife, who wants to start in the UK, seems to be worried about living “oceans apart” from her husband. The former player has agreed to a contract worth £800,000 per year to lead the Washington, DC-based team.
The transfer now is on the way to its approval by Major League Soccer, which isn’t a problem. Reportedly, Rooney’s debut could be against the Columbus Crew at home on Thursday. Nevertheless, his bold decision to return to the United States is quite surprising.
It is known that his wife, Coleen has difficulties relocating and adapting there earlier. Although she is believed to have provided his managerial change her complete support, it is not known if she would relocate the family again.
Can Wayne Rooney Succeed?
Many people are wondering if the football manager Wayne Rooney would succeed in his next move especially given his wife, Coleen Rooney seems likely to be less than pleased with his next managerial job overseas.
The former player has been out of a job since walking away from Derby County in June. However, Wayne doesn’t seem likely to be out of the game for a long time, with DC United set to appoint him as a new manager.
The team is presently ranked 13th in MLS Eastern Conference, competing under interim head coach Chad Ashton. The players learned of their new management during a team meeting 24 hours after Philadelphia Union defeated them.
Meet Wayne Rooney Family -His Children
Wayne Rooney met his loving wife Coleen Wayne while both were at secondary school. After six years of dating, the love birds finally decided to tie their knot on June 12, 2008. Further, their wedding got into some controversy with the Catholic Church.
Rooney and his wife have four amazing sons: Kai Wayne, born on November 2, 2009, Klay Anthony, born on May 21, 2013, Kit Joseph, born on January 24, 2016, and Cass Mac, born on February 15, 2018.
The football manager was born on October 24, 1985, in Croxteth, Liverpool, to his parents, Jeanette Marie and Thomas Wayne Rooney. Wayne came of Irish descent through his paternal grandparents and was raised as Roman Catholic.
How Much Is The Net Worth Of Wayne Rooney?
British footballer Wayne Rooney has an estimated net worth of around $170million. At the peak of his playing career, he would amass an annual salary of $26 million. He is a five-time Premier League winner with Manchester United.
Wayne is the recipient of many individual honors, including Premier League Player of the Season and FIFA Club World Cup Most Valuable Player of the Final. In 2017, he agreed to a three-year contract with D.C. United and in the following year, he earned around $30 million between endorsements and salary.
He is also widely considered one of the best players of his generation. Wayne is the record goalscorer for both the Manchester United and the England national team. He also holds the record for the most appearance of any outfielder for the England national team.