Rooney to quit international football after 2018 World Cup

Wayne Rooney, England’s record goal scorer and captain, will retire from international football after the 2018 FIFA World Cup finals in Russia. Rooney disclosed this to newsmen on Tuesday for the first time since his new England manager, Sam Allardyce, confirmed he would keep the 32-year-old as his captain. “After Russia 2018 World Cup, I feel that will be the time to say goodbye to international football.