The chairman of Derby and confirms talks with Rooney about the role as a player-coach

Chairman, Mel Morris from Derby County, has on Tuesday confirmed that the club are in conversation with Wayne Rooney over a role as player-coach. He is confident that the 33-year-old attacker, with the selection of coach Phillip Cocu will be strengthened.

“It’s only when it really is. Just give us a little bit of time. We’re just a couple of days,” said Morris in a interview with TalkSPORT.

Rooney was on Monday seen at the Heathrow airport in London. He would, of course, there have been left for spider-man to make it to the clubleiding from Derby County to their personal needs.

Rooney has a contract until the end of 2021 for Us is DC United. Sky Sports is reporting that he’s in this season is still to finish in the MLS, and then, in January, will start at Derby County.

“The ball was set rolling when when when when we can understand that Wayne wanted to do was to return to the United Kingdom. We were going to see if we could meet,” says Morris.

Phillip Cocu. (Photo: Pro-Shots)

Right click in between Rooney and Cocu

Rooney has been at the table and sat down with Cocu and, according to Morris, which are the shows that I had last month appointed as the successor of the Chelsea have left Frank Lampard, there was an immediate “click”.

“Wayne’s conversation with Phillip, has played a major role in this. I have high hopes that we will be there with him and DC United will be coming out soon in regards to the contract, in the United States of america.”

Rooney has never made any secret of that in the future, as a manager, you want to get. He’s been busy trying to get the necessary qualifications to be attacked.

“I think it’s great to get my time in order to spend it, and it’s really good as well. I am, of course, is still a player, and I want to be that for the time being to stay. When the time is right, I’m going to focus on the managerschap,” he said last week.

Rooney is playing, since by 2018, for DC United. He was used to at Manchester United, and the two periods of time for Everton. He has 53 goals in 120 international matches leading scorer of all time, the English national football team.

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