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Wayne Rooney calls on Premier League to bin VAR, says 'it takes the emotion out of the moment'
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Wayne Rooney calls on Premier League to bin VAR, says 'it takes the emotion out of the moment'

Rooney was never shy of voicing his opinion to officials as a player, but believes it is a connection with fans that could be lost due to VAR even when stadiums are opened back up.

Wayne Rooney calls time on playing career to focus on full-time role as Derby manager
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Wayne Rooney calls time on playing career to focus on full-time role as Derby manager

In accepting the manager's role, Derby said the iconic forward had "elected to call time on his illustrious playing career to fully focus on his job".

FA Cup: Non-league Chorley shock COVID-19 ravaged Derby County, Everton beat Rotherham in extra time
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FA Cup: Non-league Chorley shock COVID-19 ravaged Derby County, Everton beat Rotherham in extra time

Derby were forced to play with only Under-23 and Under-18 players after their first-team squad and interim manager Wayne Rooney were ruled out following a virus outbreak at the Championship club.

EFL Championship: Derby County close training ground in wake of multiple positive COVID-19 tests
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EFL Championship: Derby County close training ground in wake of multiple positive COVID-19 tests

Derby, managed on an interim basis by Manchester United great Wayne Rooney, are liaising with the English Football League over their upcoming matches.

Former Manchester United star Wayne Rooney a 'proud dad' after eldest son Kai signs with Red Devils
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Former Manchester United star Wayne Rooney a 'proud dad' after eldest son Kai signs with Red Devils

United's record goalscorer, who joined the Red Devils as a teenager from Everton in 2004, posted a picture on social media on Thursday of the 11-year-old signing a contract at his former club.

Milwall fans boo as players take knee during Championship game in support of fight against racism
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Milwall fans boo as players take knee during Championship game in support of fight against racism

Players at Premier League and English Football League games have been taking a knee since football restarted in June following the coronavirus shutdown.

Wayne Rooney says English football must follow US example and ban children from heading ball
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Wayne Rooney says English football must follow US example and ban children from heading ball

A study carried out in Scotland concluded professional footballers are around three and a half times more likely to die of dementia than the general population.

Rebekah Vardy's libel claim against Coleen Rooney kicks off over leaks to tabloid
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Rebekah Vardy's libel claim against Coleen Rooney kicks off over leaks to tabloid

In a written statement to the High Court, Vardy said she was pregnant at the time and feared she could lose her unborn baby due to the stress of Rooney's allegations.

Abu Dhabi royal family member very close to buying English football club Derby
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Abu Dhabi royal family member very close to buying English football club Derby

Derby said a deal “in principle” has been reached with Derventio Holdings Limited, which is controlled by Sheikh Khaled Zayed Bin Saquer Zayed Al Nayhan. He is the cousin of the owner of Manchester City, Sheikh Mansour.

Derby's Wayne Rooney 'angry' after being forced to self-isolate despite negative COVID-19 test
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Derby's Wayne Rooney 'angry' after being forced to self-isolate despite negative COVID-19 test

Rooney was angry after his friend visited him at his home on Thursday to give him a watch even though he should have been self-isolating. The friend later returned a positive test.

Premier League: Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hails 'specialist finisher' Mason Greenwood
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Premier League: Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer hails 'specialist finisher' Mason Greenwood

Solskjaer said he had not seen such power and precision in front of goal from a young player but added it was too soon to predict if Greenwood would have a similar career path as club greats Wayne Rooney and Cristiano Ronaldo.

Wayne Rooney not in 'wage war' with Derby County, claims are misleading, says player's spokesperson
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Wayne Rooney not in 'wage war' with Derby County, claims are misleading, says player's spokesperson

Reports in the British media have said that the 34-year-old is leading talks on behalf of his team mates against a proposal by the second-tier club to defer the wages of players by 50%.

Marcus Rashford says his plans were to rush back from injury for Euro 2020 until tournament's postponement
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Marcus Rashford says his plans were to rush back from injury for Euro 2020 until tournament's postponement

Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer had said in February that Rashford was a doubt for the Euros due to a stress fracture in his back.

MLS must remove salary cap to compete with European leagues, says former Manchester United player Wayne Rooney
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MLS must remove salary cap to compete with European leagues, says former Manchester United player Wayne Rooney

Major League Soccer (MLS) must remove caps on salaries if it is to fulfil its potential and compete with Europe’s top leagues, former England captain Wayne Rooney has said.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Premier League footballers painted as villains by government, media, says Burnley's Ben Mee
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Premier League footballers painted as villains by government, media, says Burnley's Ben Mee

Mee said that although the players are well paid, most are from working-class backgrounds and want to give back to their communities.

Premier League: Unfair to target players in wage cut dilemma, says Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
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Premier League: Unfair to target players in wage cut dilemma, says Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer

Players in the English top flight earn more in a week than the average Briton earns in years but Solskjaer said it was “unfair” to call out players who are looking at ways they can help National Health Service (NHS) workers on the front line.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Former England captain Wayne Rooney criticizes public pressure on Premier League players to take pay-cuts
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Former England captain Wayne Rooney criticizes public pressure on Premier League players to take pay-cuts

Rooney questioned why the Premier League had announced publicly that it was looking for its players to give up or defer 30% of their wages

Wayne Rooney scores penalty in 500th English league game to help Derby draw against Fulham
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Wayne Rooney scores penalty in 500th English league game to help Derby draw against Fulham

Rooney signed an initial 18-month deal at the second-tier side where he will also work as a coach as he chases his dream of being a manager

FA Cup: Derby County manager Phillip Cocu insists skipper Wayne Rooney will be ready for 'special' reunion with Manchester United
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FA Cup: Derby County manager Phillip Cocu insists skipper Wayne Rooney will be ready for 'special' reunion with Manchester United

Wayne Rooney scored a penalty in Derby’s 4-2 victory over fourth-tier Northampton Town in Tuesday’s fourth-round replay to set up the meeting with United, where he spent 13 trophy-laden years and left as their record goalscorer.