Wayne Rooney out of Spain friendly with knee injury

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England will be without its skipper on Tuesday when the Three Lions take on Spain.

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Manchester United attacker Wayne Rooney has been held out of the match against La Furia Roja after suffering a minor knee injury, according to the Football Association.

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Rooney played 90 minutes in England’s 3-0 victory over Scotland on Friday, however, with the latest setback the 31-year-old could potentially out on United’s match against Arsenal on Saturday.

In Rooney’s absence, Liverpool midfielder Jordan Henderson will assume the team’s captain duties.