And he will now be honoured with one final cap in a money-spinning game that is set to raise funds for the RSPCA and the Wayne Rooney Foundation. "It's fitting the match will be against the United States of America".
It is understood he will start the match on the bench before coming on as a substitute in the closing stages so supporters can show their appreciation for his years of service to the national side.
Roney's last England appearance came against Scotland and Hampden Park, but after the game he announced his worldwide retirement.
Although Harry Kane is the current England captain, he will give the armband over to Rooney for the special occasion.
"This tribute to Wayne is a unique opportunity that is befitting of our nation's record goalscorer".
Unfortunately, the fairytale ended this week as Rooney missed a penalty in a 3-2 penalty shootout defeat to the Columbus Crew.
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