Watch Wayne Rooney Sing "Folsom Prison Blues" at a DC Bar

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Watch Wayne Rooney Sing "Folsom Prison Blues" at a DC Bar
Watch Wayne Rooney Sing "Folsom Prison Blues" at a DC Bar

Wayne Rooney is a bit of an enigma in Washington. When he joined D.C. United last summer, there was hope that the English forward could help drum up excitement for the local soccer club in the newly opened Audi Field. He accomplished that in a short period of time—short, because the 33-year-old star will head back to England after this season to be a player-coach for second-tier Derby County F.C. The guy misses home and wants to be close to his family. Understandable. But what's harder to grasp is why he would give up the chance to score more sensational goals here in DC, where, despite being the biggest global celebrity in our midst, he can live his life in relative anonymity. Need proof of

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