Wayne Rooney net worth: English professional footballer who plays for and captains Manchester United, Wayne Rooney has a net worth of $160 million.
Wayne Rooney is a world renowned English professional footballer started his football career in 2002; Rooney currently serves as the captain to the national team of England as well as the world renowned football club, Manchester United. Wayne Rooney is mostly noted for his excellent football skills and appreciable sportsmanship, for which he is received as a hero of the football field by his millions of fans and followers around the world.
Born to an Irish descent on 24th October, 1985 as Wayne Marik Rooney in Croxteth, Liverpool, England, he was interested in football from an early age and started playing for local clubs when he was only nine years old. Rooney played extensively as a junior player in his childhood but his real international breakthrough was in 2002 when he played from “Everton” against “Tottenham Hotspur’.
Rooney left Everton to team up with “Manchester United” for a deal of £25.6 million in 2004 and his career since then has been flourishing to a great extent. When Rooney signed the contract with Manchester United, it was the highest amount paid to any player below the age of twenty and this obviously aided to the net worth of Rooney.
Wayne Rooney has been a part of many reputed games and competitions including “Euro Cup” as well as “World Cup”. He has been an important player of Manchester United starting his career in 2004 and has goaled two hundred and thirty times for the team till now in international games. Rooney has also scored a total of forty-eight goals being a part of the national team of England. For his great contribution in the field of football till now, he has garnered a lot of awards and titles including a “Golden Boy Award” in 2004, three titles of “England Player of the Year” in 2008, 2009 and 2014 as well as “FIFA World Cup Golden Ball” in 2008. This prolific player has not only made a successful career out of his passion as we talked about but this has also managed to contribute extensively to Rooney’s fabulous net worth in present.
Peeking into Rooney’s personal life, he is married to his high school sweetheart, Coleen Rooney since 2008. She is also a mother to the couple’s only child, Kai Wayne. Rooney has been a great player as well as a great family man who has managed to overcome many lawsuits in his life. Other than this, Rooney is also involved in many charities and similar organizations.
Wayne currently counts his net worth at an astounding $160 million and with this much of money in his hands; Rooney is leading quite a grand life. Rooney is the owner of a huge mansion in Cheshire, England which is worth $17.83 million. But Rooney’s lavishes do not end here; he has also managed to collect many luxurious vehicles which he likes to flaunt in the smooth roads of England. His collection includes a Bentley Continental GTC, a Range Rover Overfinch, an Ashton Marin Vanquish and many more which any multi-millionaire would love to add into his garage.
Quick Facts about Wayne Rooney
Full Name: Wayne Mark Rooney
Profession: Professional footballer
Height: 5ft 10 in
Weight: 83 kg
Date of Birth: October 24, 1985
Place of Birth: Croxteth, Liverpool, England
Education: De La Salle Humanities
Marital status: Married to Coleen Rooney
Astrological sign: Scorpion