WORLDS collided when outdated boy Wayne Rooney reported for England responsibility alongside future stars Callum Wilson and Jadon Sancho.
Rooney is again within the Three Lions fold for his testimonial towards the USA at Wembley on Thursday.
And the DC United star seemed to be in advantageous fettle as he rolled up at St George’s along with his mini suitcase in tow.
Rooney acquired a rapturous welcome from all at England’s coaching centre.
And he was adopted in by Bournemouth striker Wilson, who has been known as as much as Gareth Southgate’s squad for the primary time after a blistering begin to the Premier League season.
Additionally hoping to get his probability at impressing is former Man Metropolis teenager Sancho, who has grow to be a key member of the Borussia Dortmund group that beat Bayern Munich 3-2 on the weekend to go clear on the high of the Bundesliga desk.
Present hero Harry Kane was additionally current as the same old faces rocked up, which means England had three totally different ‘generations’ of strikers in a single place on the similar time.
Whether or not Rooney begins towards the USA stays to be seen, with many anticipating him to come back on for round 15 to 20 minutes as a substitute.
However he appeared energetic as he joined in coaching for the primary time on a cold evening, simply settling again into the routine of issues after retiring from worldwide responsibility a yr in the past.
Rooney is England’s all-time report goalscorer and can also be their second-most capped participant, and earlier immediately his spouse Coleen hit out at naysayers together with Paul Ince, who reckon the veteran’s transient return is making a mockery of the gorgeous recreation.