Wayne Rooney has apologised to his family and Derby after leaked images of him in a hotel room with a group of young women emerged online.
Pictures appearing to show theÂ Derby County managerÂ asleep in a hotel room surrounded by three young women went viralÂ over the weekend.
Cheshire Police confirmed on Tuesday they would not be taking action against a complaint of blackmail made by Rooney’s representatives.
The 35-year-old apologised to his family over the images on Wednesday evening, July 28.
â€śI made a mistake,â€ť Derby manager Rooney told Sky Sports after the Championship clubâ€™s friendly against Real Betis.
â€śI went to a private party with two of my friends and from me, Iâ€™d like to apologise to my family and the club for the images which were going round and I want to move forward on this.
â€śIâ€™m grateful to Derby County for giving me this opportunity to get this club back to where it belongs, and Iâ€™ll do everything in my power to make sure I do that.â€ť
The Rams hostÂ Notts CountyÂ in a friendly on Sunday ahead of their opening match of the Championship season on Saturday, August 7 against Huddersfield.
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