Wayne Rooney to return to England squad for friendly match against USA

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Blackburn's 1995 Premier League victor turned football pundit Chris Sutton has condemned the plan in his column for the Daily Mail, and says the match with the United States is nothing month than an exhibition. "If anything, this would convince me not to buy one".

"He scored many goals, what can I say?"

The 33-year-old, England's record scorer with 53 goals, will win a 120th cap in the comeback appearance on Nov. 15 - two years after his last worldwide match against Scotland in November 2016.

The D.C. United star will win his 120th cap in the game, which will raise money for the Wayne Rooney Foundation and other charities, such as children's charity NSPCC.

Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that DC United captain Wayne Rooney will reportedly make a return to the national team and captain the England national team against the USA.

"I would like to thank Gareth Southgate and The FA for inviting me back and helping to support my Foundation in the process".

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England's all-time top scorer called time on his worldwide career in August 2017 after winning 119 caps and scoring 53 goals for his country.

After moving to the United States from Everton in July, Rooney scored 12 goals to guide DC United from the bottom of the Major League Soccer table into the play-offs.

Unfortunately, the fairytale ended this week as Rooney missed a penalty in a 3-2 penalty shootout defeat to the Columbus Crew.

Juventus striker Cristiano Ronaldo has hinted he might reunite with his former Manchester United teammate Wayne Rooney in the MLS.

Both men still have plenty of football at the highest level left in them, with Rooney about to rejoin the England fold for one final global outing, and it could be that their paths cross again before either slips into retirement.

England also play Croatia at Wembley in the Nations League on November 18.