Wayne Rooney poised to return to dugout as Plymouth manager

24 May 2024 19:06
Former England captain set to revive managerial careerRooney had productive talks with Argyle’s director of footballWayne Rooney’s appointment as Plymouth’s head coach is expected to be rubber-stamped in the next 24 hours, with the former England ­captain set to sign a three-year ­contract. Rooney is ­determined to repair his ­managerial reputation after a disastrous spell in charge of Birmingham, who were relegated to League One earlier this month.The 38-year-old is poised to return in the Championship with Plymouth after holding productive talks with Neil Dewsnip, the club’s ­director of football with whom Rooney had a good ­relationship with from their time at Everton. ­Dewsnip, who ended the season in caretaker charge of the Devon club, coached in Everton’s academy before a teenage Rooney burst into the first team. Continue reading......read full article

Source: TheGuardian