Wayne Rooney confirms his return to English football

Wayne Rooney is to return to English football as a player-coach at Derby County. He described the opportunity as ‘too great for me to turn down’. The former England captain told reporters that playing for the Championship side was his initial priority, but he had ‘always’wanted to be a manager. He said: ‘First of all […]

Aston Villa secure their return to English Premier League

Aston Villa will play in the English Premier League next season after beating Derby in what has been described as ‘the richest game in football’. Villa secured promotion after goals from Anwar El Ghazi and John McGinn earned them a 2-1 win in the Championship Play-Off Final at Wembley. The Birmingham club were the better […]