Last Updated: July 30th 2020, 9:45 am

Wayne Rooney wife - Coleen Rooney

Wayne Rooney is most definitely one of the best strikers, who ever played in the Premier League. He is Manchester United legend that managed to accomplish many great things during his stay at Old Trafford.

 

However, we are here to focus our attention on Rooney achievements outside football, or said in other words to learn more about his wife.

 

Who is Wayne Rooney wife?

Wayne Rooney has been married to Coleen Rooney since 2008. The couple have already celebrated their 10th year of marriage, but as a matter of fact they have been together for nearly 20 years.

 

They have met when Coleen was 12-year-old, but started to date when she was 16, when she finished elementary school at St John Bosco Arts College, where Rooney's mother had a part-time job.

 

However, on June 12, 2008 the couple made a big wedding ceremony Portofino, Italy, attended by all their friends and family. It was reported that the British magazine OK!, has paid £2.5 million for exclusive wedding pictures and information.


Who is Coleen Rooney?

Now let's take a closer look into Coleen Rooney biography and learn more interesting facts about her.


Coleen Rooney was born on April 3, 1986, meaning that her age is 34. According to her birthday her zodiac sign is Aries.


Coleen Rooney was born in Liverpool, Merseyside in the family of Tony (Coleen's father) and Colette McLoughlin(Coleen's mother). She has four siblings, as she is the oldest among them, but unfortunately in 2013 her adopted sister Rosie, suffered with Rett syndrome, died at the age of 14.



Coleen Rooney has a career as an author and she is also a television personality. She began her first job as a writer in the magazine Closer, where she had a column named "Welcome to My World", and in 2007 she even published a book named that way.


In 2008, she left Closer and moved to the British magazine OK!.


In 2006, Coleen tried her luck as a TV presenter as she partnered with Sir Trevor McDonald on his show Tonight with Trevor McDonald. She assisted McDonald in the programme about the genetic disorder Rett syndrome, as her sister suffered from the disease at the time.


However, her big hit was in 2005, when she made and sold a DVD video named Coleen McLoughlin's Brand New Body Workout. The DVD quickly became bestseller and £3 million to front the George at Asda campaign.



Coleen Rooney has several books published. Her first one is Welcome to My World, followed by Coleen's Real Style.


Coleen is a huge fashion fan and she has several books about how to dress to impress - Passion for Fashion (Coleen Style Queen, Book 1), Dress to Impress (Coleen Style Queen, Book 2).


In 2007, Coleen launched her first makeup and perfume line. Coleen McLaughlin has 4 perfume fragrances, as the earliest one is from 2007 and the newest is from 2010.


Coleen Rooney is very active on her social media accounts. She has a Twitter profile with over 1.2m followers and an Instagram one with more than 888K.



Of course with all that fame Coleen gained her net worth is not insignificant, as of 2020 it was estimated at around £15.1million.


However, in 2019 Coleen Rooney and the wife of the Leicester star Jamie Vardy, Rebekah Vardy started a big WAG war, which was dubbed "Wagatha Christie".


Coleen accused Vardy of sharing information about her to the media, and she even took on the role of detective and made a little investigation to see who is the mole in her friend list. Rooney made her Instagram stories visible only for Rebekah Vardy and that is how she exposed her.


However, Vardy's wife completely denied the accusations and even launched a £1million High Court defamation lawsuit. However, Coleen is sure about herself and even hired a top class lawyer, who even represented Johnny Depp, David Sherborne.


Wayne Rooney and Coleen Rooney family

Wayne and Coleen Rooney have four sons together.


On November 2, 2009, Coleen gave birth to their first kid, Kai Wayne. On May 21, 2013, the couple welcomed Klay Anthony.


Three years later on January 24, 2016 was born Kit Joseph. On February 15, 2018, Rooney welcomed their fourth member of the family, Cass Mac.