Rooney to DC United: "I want to come here to play football"
Four-time MLS champions DC United have officially confirmed the signing of Wayne Rooney from Everton. The 32-year-old follows the path of former Manchester United players Zlatan Ibrahimovic and David Beckham by leaving Europe for MLS later in their careers. "DC obviously showed a great interest in me and the opportunity to come over here, it's a great city," Rooney said. "I want to come here to play football."