Rooney misses penalty as DC United crash out of MLS playoffs

Nov 1, 2018; Washington, DC, USA; D.C. United forward Wayne Rooney (9) dribbles past Columbus Crew midfielder Hector Jimenez (16) during the second overtime at Audi Field. Mandatory Credit: Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports

(Reuters) – Wayne Rooney’s fairytale first season in Major League Soccer (MLS) ended in disappointment when the DC United striker missed a penalty in a shootout defeat to Columbus Crew in the knockout round of the playoffs on Thursday. The 33-year-old stepped up for his team’s first spot kick after the match had ended 2-2 […]

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