Wayne Rooney, Manchester United and England’s all-time leading goalscorer will manage England at Soccer Aid for Unicef this September.
Rooney’s manageril debut will be able to be viewed by fans, lve on ITV in September.
The match takes place at Old Trafford, so Rooney will take the Three Lions’ hot-seat in what would usually be the United home dugout.
On returning to Old Trafford to manage his country, Rooney said:
“Taking part in Soccer Aid for Unicef is something I have wanted to do for many years.”
I was enormously proud to manage the England team even though no fans will at the match, I am happy to go back to Old Trafford.