Wayne Rooney sits alongside Derby County manager Phillip Cocu at the press conference announcing his move from MLS side DC United. Photo: AP

Wayne Rooney’s Derby County move follows rich tradition of star players ditching MLS and Chinese Super League

  • Gone are the days when star footballers admit defeat at elite level and play out their careers in the US or China
  • Manchester United legend is following a growing trend by agreeing to player-coach role at Championship side Derby
Topic |   English Premier League

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Wayne Rooney sits alongside Derby County manager Phillip Cocu at the press conference announcing his move from MLS side DC United. Photo: AP
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