Derby County boss Wayne Rooney has issued an apology to his family and club over the leaked images of him in the hotel room.
The photos, which went viral on social media, appear to show the formerManchester United
striker asleep in a chair with a group of young women posing beside him over the weekend.
There is no suggestionDerby County
boss did anything wrong or behaved inappropriately.
In an interview withSky Sports News
after Derby County’s victory overReal Betis
on Wednesday, Rooney admitted he made a mistake and apologized for the images.
"I made a mistake,"
"I went to a private party with two of my friends and from me, I'd like to apologize to my family and the club for the images which were going round and I want to move forward on this.
"I'm grateful to Derby County for giving me this opportunity to get this club back to where it belongs, and I'll do everything in my power to make sure I do that.
"It's dealt with. I'm looking forward to moving forward and preparing for another game on Sunday."