Comparing Rooney’s managerial record with England’s 2006 squad

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England's Wayne Rooney during their victory over Trinidad & Tobago in Nuremburg, Germany, June 2006.

Wayne Rooney has been earning rave reviews for his efforts to keep Derby County in the Championship and it surely won’t be long before he manages in the Premier League.

Rooney, who played for Everton and Manchester United during his illustrious playing career, has been linked with the manager’s job at both clubs over recent months but how do his exploits measure up to some of his former international team-mates?

We’ve compared Rooney’s record with the other members of England’s 2006 World Cup squad that have dipped their toe into management.

Wayne Rooney

Clubs: Derby County

Games: 68
Won: 19
Drawn: 21
Lost: 28

Goals for: 66
Goals against: 79

Points per game: 1.15
Win rate: 27.9%
Loss rate: 41.1%

Goals per game: 0.97
Goals against per game: 1.16

Trophies: 0

Steven Gerrard

Clubs: Rangers, Aston Villa

Games: 204
Won: 129
Drawn: 44
Lost: 31

Goals for: 422
Goals against: 161

Points per game: 2.11
Win rate: 63.2%
Loss rate: 15.2%

Goals per game: 2.07
Goals against per game: 0.79

Trophies: 1 (Scottish Premiership)

Frank Lampard

Clubs: Derby County, Chelsea, Everton

Games: 143
Won: 69
Drawn: 32
Lost: 42

Goals for: 266
Goals against: 190

Points per game: 1.67
Win rate: 48.3%
Loss rate: 29.4%

Goals per game: 1.86
Goals against per game: 1.33

Trophies: 0

Gary Neville

Clubs: Valencia

Games: 28
Won: 10
Drawn: 7
Lost: 11

Goals for: 39
Goals against: 38

Points per game: 1,32
Win rate: 35.8%
Loss rate: 39.3%

Goals per game: 1.39
Goals against per game: 1.36

Trophies: 0

Sol Campbell

Clubs: Macclesfield Town, Southend United

Games: 53
Won: 12
Drawn: 17
Lost: 24

Goals for: 65
Goals against: 88

Points per game: 1.0
Win rate: 22.7%
Loss rate: 45.9%

Goals per game: 1.23
Goals against per game: 1.66

Trophies: 0

David James

Clubs: Kerala Blasters

Games: 41
Won: 12
Drawn: 13
Lost: 16

Goals for: 41
Goals against: 50

Points per game: 1.20
Win rate: 29.3%
Loss rate: 39.0%

Goals per game: 1.0
Goals against per game: 1.22

Trophies: 0


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