Former Manchester United striker, Wayne Rooney, has been appointed as the brand new supervisor of Derby County Soccer Membership.
Rooney was supplied a two-and-half-year deal which can run till the summer time of 2023.
Derby County made the announcement in a press release by way of its web site on Friday afternoon.
The assertion learn: “Derby County Soccer Membership is delighted to substantiate the appointment of Wayne Rooney because the membership’s new supervisor.
“The 35-year-old takes up the place on a two-and-half-year deal which can run till the summer time of 2023.”
Reacting, Rooney mentioned: “To be given the chance to comply with the likes of Brian Clough, Jim Smith, Frank Lampard and Phillip Cocu is such an honour and I can promise everybody concerned within the membership and all our followers, my employees and I’ll go away no stone unturned in reaching the potential I’ve witnessed during the last 12 months of this historic soccer membership.”
Rooney’s first sport as Derby’s new everlasting supervisor can be in opposition to Rotherham United within the Championship on Saturday.