Afghan Voice Agency (AVA) 7 Aug 2019 3:37 -------------------------------------------------- Title : Football: Rooney to return to England in January Former Manchester United star Wayne Rooney to join England's Derby County in January 2020 -------------------------------------------------- The U.S. top-tier football league team DC United forward Wayne Rooney will return to England in January 2020. Text : Rooney s new team Derby County from England announced Tuesday on its website that they will sign the 33-year-old English player in January. The club said that Rooney s deal at Derby County will expire in 2021 summer. "As well as penning a playing contract with Derby, Rooney will join the club as a coach and continue to develop his coaching credentials in preparation for a potential managerial career," the English club added. Rooney spent a large part of his career at English football giants Manchester United, playing for the Red Devils from 2004 to 2017. During his 13-year spell in Manchester, the five-time English Premier League champion scored 253 goals in 559 appearances for the United. Separately, Rooney won a UEFA Champions League and Europa League title each while he was a Manchester United player. In addition to Manchester United, Rooney played for another English club Everton. The former English international netted 53 goals in 120 matches for his country.