first_imgEngland record-scorer Wayne Rooney retired from international duty on Wednesday to focus on his club career at Everton.Here is a look at Rooney’s England career from 2003 to 2016 in numbers:119 – England appearances, the most by an outfield player and six behind goalkeeper Peter Shilton’s all-time record.71 – England wins in which Rooney appeared. There were 29 draws and 19 losses.53 – Goals, an England scoring record.7 – Only seven of his goals have come at international tournaments, four of them as an 18-year-old at the 2004 European Championship.1 – Only scored once at a World Cup, against Uruguay in 2014.6 – Major tournaments Rooney played at17 – Age Rooney made his international debut as a substitute in a friendly against Australia in February 2003.2 – Red cards, against Portugal at the 2006 World Cup and in a Euro 2012 qualifier in Montenegro.6 – Managers Rooney played under at England: Sven-Goran Eriksson, Steve McClaren, Fabio Capello, Roy Hodgson, Sam Allardyce and Gareth Southgate.Dreams can come true and playing for @England has been exactly that. Thanks to everyone involved it’s been amazing – Wayne Rooney (@WayneRooney) August 23, 2017last_img

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