|Date of Birth:
|October 24, 1985 (38 years old)
|Soccer Player, Football Coach
What is Wayne Rooney’s Net Worth?
Wayne Rooney is a British footballer and coach who has a net worth of $170 million. He has been awarded numerous accolades, such as Premier League Player of the Season and FIFA Club World Cup Most Valuable Player of the Final. Wayne signed a three-year contract with Major League Soccer’s D.C. United in June 2017.
Wayne Mark Rooney was born on 24 October 1985, in Croxteth, Liverpool, England. For his education, he attended Our Lady and St Swithin’s and De La Salle Schools. Rooney began playing football at a very young age. When he was 9 years old he was signed into Everton Football Club.
Wayne Rooney started his professional football career at the age of sixteen. After reaching a £25.6 million agreement with Everton in 2004, Manchester United hurriedly signed Rooney.
In his first game for United, he set a Champions League record by being the youngest player to score a hat trick. Wayne won the PFA Young Player of the Year title that year for his 11 goals, which made him United’s highest league scorer.
He renewed his agreement for the 2006–07 season, keeping him with Manchester United till 2012. During that time, Wayne also gleefully received his first Premier League championship medal.
Wayne extended his contract with United once more in February 2014, sticking to the team through the 2019 season. He was also designated club captain for the 2014–15 season. Rooney became the club’s all-time leading scorer in January 2017 when he scored 250 goals for Manchester United.
Wayne struck a two-year contract with Everton in 2017. In just three games, Rooney was chosen D.C. United’s captain, and at the year’s end, he was awarded the team’s MVP.
Wayne left D.C. United in 2020 to work as a coach for English Football League Championship team Derby County. Wayne officially announced his retirement from playing in January 2021 in order to focus his whole concentration on his coaching career.
Wayne Rooney got married to Coleen McLoughlin on 12 June 2008. Their union is blessed with four children.
In 2006, Wayne agreed to a five-book publishing contract with HarperCollins, which included a £5 million advance payment and royalty payments. In 2006, he published “My Story So Far” and “The Official Wayne Rooney Annual,” followed by “The Way It Is” and “My Decade in the Premier League” in 2009 and 2012, respectively.
Rooney sued “The Sun” and “News of the World” over allegations that he had physically abused his wife. He was awarded £100,000 in damages, but he chose to give it to charity.
Rooney and his wife Coleen purchase a £5 million home in Barbados in 2010. In 2015, they started renting out the Barbados residence. Rooney and Coleen spent £20 million on a six-bedroom house in Cheshire, UK, in 2019.
The pair paid £320,000 for a beachfront apartment in Port Charlotte, Florida, in 2017.
Here on Networthforum, we calculate all net worths using data drawn from public sources. We often incorporate tips and feedback from individuals or their representatives.
While we always strive to ensure that our figures are as accurate as possible, please note that they are only estimates, unless otherwise indicated.
This page is updated from time to time so that our readers will know the current net worth of Wayne Rooney. So feel free to check back for the current Wayne Rooney net worth in case of any update on his net worth.