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Southampton goalkeeper McCarthy proud to be part of Rooney farewell

Southampton goalkeeper Alex McCarthy was delighted to be presented his first England cap by Wayne Rooney.

Rooney took part in the pre-match ceremony ahead of last night's farewell win over the USA.

McCarthy said, "Wayne spoke to us at the hotel and gave the lads that were making their debut their shirts. It was a massive game that I wanted to be involved in.

"Wayne has had an unbelievable career and I thought it was a nice send-off for him. Everyone was over the moon for him."

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