Condition: 9/10 Superb
Size: Adult's Small
Chest Measurement: 36-38 Inches / 92-97 CM
Colour: White, red trim
Seasons: 2005/2006 & 2006/2007
Player: Wayne Rooney
Official Umbro England home football shirt from the 2005/06 international season. Complete with Rooney #9 on the front and back of the shirt in official lettering.
Condition of this original football jersey is 9/10 – Superb.
Fantastic looking shirt, ideal for a collector or for framing. A classic player and a great piece of football memorabilia.
Rooney was red-carded in the 62nd minute of the quarter-final for stamping on Portugal defender Ricardo Carvalho as both attempted to gain possession of the ball, an incident that occurred right in front of referee Horacio Elizondo. Rooney's Manchester United teammate Cristiano Ronaldo openly protested his actions, and was in turn shoved by Rooney.
Elizondo sent Rooney off, after which Ronaldo was seen winking at the Portugal bench. Rooney denied intentionally targeting Carvalho in a statement on 3 July, adding, "I bear no ill feeling to Cristiano but I'm disappointed that he chose to get involved. I suppose I do, though, have to remember that on that particular occasion we were not teammates." Elizondo confirmed the next day that Rooney was dismissed solely for the infraction on Carvalho.
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