By Jason Davis – WASHINGTON DC (Aug 17, 2018) US Soccer Players - DC United signing English superstar Wayne Rooney generated more than a little bit of doubt among American soccer watchers. Several European stars have made the jump to Major League Soccer and treated their time in North America as semi-retirement. The big paycheck and the cushy lifestyle, perhaps combined with the differences in quality between Europe and the United States let to a something less than full commitment. Whatever extra publicity they brought didn't live up to what happened on MLS fields. In just seven games with DC United, Rooney has proven most of the doubters wrong. Even allowing the “desperate” nature of United’s acquisition of Rooney, adding him in conjunction with the opening of Audi Field looks like an excellent move for the team. The away-heavy first half of the season put United in a hole. It Continue reading "Rooney works for DC United, Toronto’s trophy"