Rooney junior signs up to be a Macc Lad

July 7, 2008
Macclesfield striker John Rooney has signed a new two-year deal with the League Two club.

The 17-year-old - the younger brother of Manchester United ace Wayne - graduated from the youth team ranks at Moss Rose. Despite only being in his first year as a scholar, boss Keith Alexander was eager to retain his services.

Youth team boss John Askey told the club's official website: 'John has come on leaps and bounds in the last year.

'He is still by no means a finished ...

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