ENGLAND – Arsenal midfielder, Mesut Ozil, has revealed that former Manchester United and Everton striker, Wayne Rooney, will always be remembered as one of the best players in the English football history.
Ozil said this while congratulating Rooney after the 35-year-old ended his football career following his new appointment as Derby County manager, on Friday.
The ex-Germany international, who played against Rooney during the striker’s time at Man United, also wished him good luck on his new managerial job.
Rooney was offered a two-and-half-year deal by Derby which will run until the summer of 2023.
“Congrats on your incredible football career @WayneRooney,” Ozil wrote on Twitter on Friday night.
“You will always be remembered as one of the best in English football history.
“Good luck on your new chapter.”