#Wayne Rooney

.Derby, UK
Wayne Rooney said he was "blown away" by Derby's potential when he arrived at the club in 2019. (Photo Credit: Instagram/@waynerooney)

  • Wayne Rooney has agreed a permanent deal until 2023
  • He succeeded Phillip Cocu on an interim basis in November
  • He arrived at the club in 2019 after a spell playing for the DC United in the United States

.Manchester, UK
Wayne Rooney donated 75,000 pounds ($100,000) to a children's helpline. (Photo credit: Twitter/@WayneRooney)

  • Rooney is an ambassador for the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC) since 2015
  • The child line aided by Rooney offers counselling to young people under the age of 19
  • He urged his fans on Twitter to extend financial support to keep its operation going

.Manchester, UK
Congratulating his son, Wayne Rooney posted the picture on social media. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@WayneRooney)

  • Following in his father's footsteps, Kai signed for Manchester United's youth-team
  • The 11-year-old is the oldest of Rooney's four sons
  • With 253 goals in 559 matches, Wayne Rooney became United's all-time leading scorer in 2017

.London, UK
Wayne Rooney is England's record goalscorer. (Twitter @WayneRooney)

  • Gary Lineker and Geoff Hurst are also among those who have called for new regulations to prevent children heading balls
  • A study carried out in Scotland concluded professional footballers more likely to die of dementia
  • My mother suffers from it (dementia), I see it first hand. It's horrible, says Rooney

.Madrid, Spain
The youngest goalscorer ever,is Burmese international Kyaw Tun who scored against Thailand in 2000 Tiger Cup. (Photo credits: Unsplash)

  • Burmese international Aung Kyaw Tun is the youngest male goalscorer at the age of 14 years and 93 days
  • The record for youngest female scorer is held by Alyssa Chin of Cayman Islands 
  • Wayne Rooney is England's youngest goalscorer