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Wayne Rooney: England’s record goalscorer set for farewell appearance

Wayne Rooney is set to come out of international retirement to make a farewell appearance for England against the United States later this month, reports BBC.

 

The 33-year-old – England’s record goalscorer with 53 – has not played for the Three Lions since a 3-0 victory over Scotland in November 2016.

But Rooney, who plays for DC United, is expected to earn his 120th cap in the friendly at Wembley on 15 November.

The match will be called ‘The Wayne Rooney Foundation international’.

The Wembley Arch will be lit up in the gold colours of Rooney’s charity.

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