Derby hold talks over potential player-coach role for Wayne Rooney

Derby County have held talks with Wayne Rooneys agent over a potential player-coach role for the former England captain Derby County have held talks with the former England captain Wayne Rooney over a potential player-coach role. The 33-year-old still has more than two seasons left on his DC United contract but Derbys owner, Mel Morris, believes Rooney could inspire a squad which went so close to promotion under Frank Lampard last season. Lampards move to Chelsea. Initial talks between Derby …