A superb defensive performance from James Tarkowski on his 200th league appearance helped Burnley to a 1-0 victory over Everton at Goodison Park.
Wayne Rooney has confirmed that he will retire from international football after turning down the opportunity to be part of the England squad in next month’s World Cup qualifiers. England manager Gareth Southgate had planned to involve the striker in the fixtures against Malta and Slovakia.
Everton opened their 2017/18 Premier League campaign with a 1-0 victory over Stoke City. at Goodison Park.
After such a decorated career at Manchester United, Wayne Rooney now appears to be at a crossroads. Having won 16 trophies at United, including five Premier League titles and one Champions League, Rooney seems to be no longer a part of Jose Mourinho’s plans.