Wayne Rooney,Ex Man United player and top scorer, was arrested today, Friday, early morning and after being caught drunk driving by the police and may miss the match against his former club, Manchester United.
According to Sky Sports and other news sources, Rooney was arrested by Cheshire Police early this morning in his friend’s black VW Beetle car near Manchester.
According to the Police, Rooney, 31 years old, is charged with drink driving and has to appear in court on the 18th of September which is next day Everton travels to Manchester to play against Manchester United, and this may cause him to miss the match or not being mentally able to focus in the game against his former club.
Knowing that such incidents happened before like in Uruguay Vs Chile in the Copa America 2015 when Cavani’s dad got arrested, and Cavani wasn’t able to focus on the game and ended up with a red card and causing his national team to lose to Chile in Copa America quarter finals.
Rooney, England’s all time goalscorer with 53 goals in 119 appearances, has retired from international 9 days ago. Knowing that it’s not the first time Rooney gets accused in such incidents.