Homecoming! England star back in the Everton blue for Duncan Ferguson’s testimonial

first_img1 Good reception for @WayneRooney pic.twitter.com/vaetlBULha— School of Science (@SOS1878) August 2, 2015//platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Wayne Rooney appeared in an Everton shirt for the first time in over a decade as the Manchester United captain turned out for Duncan Ferguson’s testimonial on Sunday.The 29-year-old made the short switch down the East Lancs Road for £25.6m in August 2004 at the age of just 18, and has since got to within touching distance of the Red Devils’ all-time goalscoring record.But Rooney’s roots are entrenched in Merseyside, and he was happy to pay tribute to one of the Toffees’ most iconic figures in a friendly at Goodison Park against Villarreal. Wayne Rooney center_img Rooney, though, had to settle for something he may not associate with – a place on the bench. He also received a rapturous ovation from the Everton fans when his name was announced. PHOTO: And here’s @WayneRooney being welcomed by the man of the day #BigDunc pic.twitter.com/Rq0FbqXlrh— Everton (@Everton) August 2, 2015//platform.twitter.com/widgets.jslast_img read more