Wayne Rooney Pays Off Old Beer Money Debt to Paul Gascoigne (VIDEO)

© AFP 2022 / Oli SCARFFEverton's English striker Wayne Rooney reacts during the UEFA Europa League Group E football match between Everton and Atalanta at Goodison Park in Liverpool, north west England on November 23, 2017
Everton's English striker Wayne Rooney reacts during the UEFA Europa League Group E football match between Everton and Atalanta at Goodison Park in Liverpool, north west England on November 23, 2017 - Sputnik International
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The old team-mates met at Everton's training ground, where Gazza appeared in 32 matches during a two-year stint with the club, and remains a beloved figure at Goodson Park.

Rooney arrived when Gascoigne was posing for pictures with former team-mates David Unsworth and Duncan Ferguson, and the two laughed as the ex-England skipper handed Gazza the £40 he owed from 18 years ago.

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By the time Roney debuted at Merseyside at just 16 years old, the 50-year-old Gascoigne  had already left for Burnley, but several years earlier, he had given the youngster some beer money.

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It's not clear how satisfied Gascoigne was with the arrangement, because in a 2015 interview, while praising Wayne's talent he did say: "He's never given the £40 back so the interest is about £1.2 billion now!"

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