Wayne Rooney will be ordered to complete a full pre-season before he can play for Derby County in January.

The Manchester United and England legend will join Derby County as a player-coach in January, but the club will make him follow a 'strict' pre-season regime before he will be allowed to play for the East Midlands club, according to the Mirror. 

The striker's time in America has come to an end after his DC United side were thumped 5-1 in the MLS play-offs.