England captain Wayne Rooney is fading and his earnings will too if he fails to rediscover his form
It is clear that there is a change taking place in Wayne Rooney's career trajectory and it is likely his best years are behind him.
On a short-term basis, there is unlikely to be a commercial impact. Rooney will still receive his image rights cheque through endorsements with Nike, EA Sports and Samsung while his contract at Manchester United, reportedly worth £300,000 a week, expires in 2019.
However, future endorsements will depend on improvement by Rooney. Sponsors want their representatives to deliver objectives and that means regular football, playing well, scoring goals, making goals... read more
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