Wayne Rooney will wear the No. 10 shirt and captain's armband when he comes on for his final England appearance in Thursday's friendly with the United States, manager Gareth Southgate said.
"The players are very keen that Wayne wears the No. 10 and we believe that is a fitting tribute," Southgate told a news conference on Wednesday.
"All of our group have huge respect for Wayne and they feel that it is fitting that his last game should be in the No. 10," added the England manager.
Rooney, who now...
LONDON -- United States midfielder Christian Pulisic has said he looks up to Wayne Rooney ahead of Thursday's friendly against England (2:45 p.m. ET, ESPN2).
Pulisic will likely be making just his second appearance of 2018 for the U.S. after injuries prevented him from taking part in the last two international windows.
"[Rooney] was a very passionate guy, and I loved watching that about him," Pulisic told reporters. "He worked so hard, and my dad always told me he was a good guy to look up to. I...