Wayne Rooney has been playing soccer (football) since at least 1994, when he joined the club Everton. It is likely he had been playing soccer for a few years beforehand.
Wayne Rooney's favourite player as a child was Duncan Ferguson
Aged 10, Rooney joined the youth team of Everton, for whom he made his professional debut in 2002.
In 2002 for Everton he started to play in the English premier league.
when he was 17
Age 16 playing for Everton in 2002
Abby started playing soccer when she was four
You could start playing soccer in whatever age you wanna play it. Ok. So no worries.