CLOSE Show Thumbnails Show Captions
Wayne Rooney is leaving D.C. United and returning to England well before his contract with the Major League Soccer club is set to expire, the team Tuesday.
Rooney will join Derby County, a second-tier club in England, as a player-coach in January 2020. The English star had been signed with D.C. United .
“My time in Major League Soccer is something I will always be proud of,” Rooney said in . “While the decision to move home was a tough one, family is everything to us and we make this change to be closer to the ones we love back in England. The opportunity