After the accident and injury during the last time of qualification campaign, Wayne Rooney made it to the England national team squad. Some people say it is only logical, but apparently, England national team coach has different standard to enlist a player on his squad. So what is the story of this young forward?
Wayne Rooney has been done this since the very beginning by making himself qualified on the best teams. In Cotober 2002, Rooney made stunning goal during last minute game against Arsenal FC with Everton FC. He was the youngest marksmen, he was 16, and he got himself recognized since then. In February 12, 2003, he was the youngest player there to get capped by England. In the next year, he made four goal scores before his toe injury in UEFA EURO 2016. No one underestimate this young forward since that day on. He even made better achievement after the injury.
In 2006 to 2009, he made brilliant career in football. Along with his team, he won the League Cup 2006. He won again in 2008, Premier League title, during the UEFA Champions League. In 2009/2010 season alone, he already made 26 goal scores. He was then listed as one of the best goal makers in England, and it led him into even brighter career path. However, his golden years were not during those seasons. Wayne Rooney certainly made surprises and stunning appearance in 2011/2012 season. There are several more achievement he made that qualifies him as world class football player.
The 2011/2012 season was the most productive season of Wayne Rooney so far. He made 27 league goals and it surprises almost everyone. However, it took a lot of fight and effort to get listed on current squad of England fighting for EURO 2016. Wayne Rooney was mentioned risking his position and there was possibility that Hodgson would replace him. There is uncertainty on his position until October 2015. However, after an injury and a warning from Hodgson that Rooney needed to make even better playing if he wanted the position, this talented forward made it to the team due to goal numbers, excellent playing achievement, and his extra strength, being so-called-coach to other players.
Rooney was born as Wayne Mark Rooney in Croxteth, Liverpool, England in October 24, 1985. He is now 30 years old football player with stunning record and achievement. He is currently playing for Manchester United in number position 10. He has the figure of a world class football player with 176 height and 86 kf weight. According to national record for UEFA competitions, he already made 41 appearances with 26 goals. As for the club record, he made 93 appearances across leagues in total with 37 goals.
Wayne Rooney seems to have all it takes to be one of the best football players, at least in England. After all of his long achievement and last season playing that was terrific, everyone should expect him playing along with England. It should be interesting watching him playing with the team against Russia this June 11, 2016 in EURO 2016 championship.