Wayne’s new world: How Rooney has taken charge of Derby and the public’s perception of him

The subject of a new Amazon documentary, the manager of embattled Derby County and former Manchester United star believes he can one day bring his leadership talents to the Premier League

Wayne Rooney: As a manager, he knows he has not arrived fully formed and has to develop and learn

Name and role: Wayne Rooney, manager of Derby County

Age: 36

Appearance: rugged, bestubbled

Newsworthiness: the subject of a feature-length Amazon documentary, and currently achieving some impressive managerial feats in extraordinary circumstances in the English Championship

In depth:

Wayne Rooney makes headlines nowadays for a number of reasons, one of them being a feature-length Amazon documentary which came out this month. But he was once a subject of an altogether less polished production. Before the ...