Wayne Rooney is reportedly in line to develop into the supervisor of Derby County because the Rams lose endurance with Phillip Cocu.
The Manchester United and England legend may land his first managerial function and take cost subsequent week if Derby lose to Watford on Friday night time, in line with The Solar.
Rooney is each England and United’s all-time main goalscorer, with 53 and 253 respectively, whereas his kind for Derby has additionally been spectacular.
The veteran striker has six targets and three assists within the Championship since becoming a member of Derby final January, however the membership have nonetheless struggled on the pitch.
After ending tenth within the second-tier final season, the Rams have made a horrible begin to the 2020/21 marketing campaign, dropping three of their opening 4 matches.
Satirically, Rooney’s last-minute winner in opposition to Norwich earlier than the worldwide break appeared to avoid wasting Cocu from dropping his job there after which.
The Purple Devils legend has beforehand spoken of his want to handle at some point, and revealed on arriving at Derby: “I’ve all the time been concerned about it.
“When Louis van Gaal was supervisor at United, Ryan Giggs was analysing the opponents and I used to go in there for just a few hours after coaching.”
Nevertheless, Rooney nonetheless must get all his FA teaching badges, and The Solar claims former Rams boss John Gregory may work alongside him to beat that impediment.