Wayne Rooney returns to Everton on free transfer

Wayne Rooney returns Everton

Wayne Rooney has rejoined Everton after leaving Manchester United on a free transfer, the Merseyside club confirmed on Sunday.

The 31-year-old has completed an emotional return to Goodison Park, 13 years after leaving for United in a £26.5million deal.

Everton confirmed the two-year deal – which is worth around £150,000-a-week – with a short teaser video entitled ‘welcome home Wayne’.

Rooney spoke of his excitement at the move and said: ‘(Winning trophies with Everton) would be the pinnacle. I really feel now the club is moving in the right direction, bringing the right calibre of players in. I want to be part of it and hopefully part of a successful Everton team.’

‘It’s a great feeling to be back. I’m excited, I cannot wait to meet the lads, get on the training pitch and then get on the pitch to play. I’m ecstatic – I just cannot wait to get back playing.


Source: Daily Mail



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