Vogts reveals Scotland's audacious Rooney bid

Vogts managed Scotland from 2002 to 2004 and has now admitted that while in charge of the country he made an audacious attempt to try and persuade the teenage Rooney to play for them.

The German, who is now in charge of Azerbaijan, claims he flew to England to try and woo the teenager, at the time still at Everton, who would have qualified to play for Scotland through his grandparents.

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