Rooney junior handed Red Bulls place
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John Rooney, the younger brother of Manchester United and England striker Wayne, will play in America's MLS this season alongside French star Thierry Henry.

The 20-year-old Rooney, who plays in midfield, had featured for unheralded English third division side Macclesfield Town, but has now been selected by the New York Red Bulls in the second round of the competition's draft.

The 2011 MLS season starts in March.