Rooney deserves international send off – Pickford

first_imgEngland goalkeeper Jordan Pickford says Wayne Rooney deserves to have an international send-off next Thursday when they play the USA.Rooney is slated to make an appearance in a friendly match against the USA and Pickford thinks it’s the right thing to do for England’s all-time record goalscorer.Speaking after Everton’s goalless draw with Chelsea at Stamford Bridge, Pickford told Sky Sports: “It’s great for him, a lot of other nations do it and give players a send-off.“He’s England’s all-time record goalscorer and I think it’s the right thing to do.“And it’s against the US which is where he’s currently playing so it’s a nice touch.”Jadon Sancho, Borussia DortmundCrouch: Liverpool could beat Man United to Jadon Sancho Andrew Smyth – September 14, 2019 Peter Crouch wouldn’t be surprised to see Jadon Sancho end up at Liverpool one day instead of his long-term pursuers Manchester United.Pickford believes the team spirit in the England dressing room will be key to their success under Gareth Southgate.“The mood is really good in the camp which helps us put in top performances,” Pickford said.“We all know what to do and how to work for each other and that team spirit is England’s quality.”last_img read more