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Derby manager Wayne Rooney is in contention for an emotional return to Everton after the former England star’s impressive handling of affairs on the pitch despite a financial crisis at the Championship club.

Rooney is among the bookmakers’ favorites to take permanent charge at Goodison Park after Rafael Benitez was fired on Sunday.

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