Waning Wayne?

Rooney is sublime for Manchester United but labors for England. Is it his fault?

Updated: July 10, 2012, 3:17 PM ET
By Michael Cox | Special to ESPN.com

Amazingly, it is now 10 years since Wayne Rooney's first appearance in a Premier League matchday squad for Everton. In 2012, he seems to be a perennial youngster, remaining talented but undisciplined while his physique and playing style have barely changed since his debut goal at Goodison Park against Arsenal.

Over that period of time, his club form has been exceptional. He's won four Premier League titles, a European Cup and a Player of the Year trophy, and has proven to be one of ...

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