The forward spent much of club career with Manchester United, where he scored 183 goals in 393 appearances.
Fans on social media seemed bemused the player had apparently reporter the matter to police as a potential crime MailOnline understands the images were taken on Saturday night, on the first weekend that nightclubs in England were allowed to open in more than 15 months due to lockdown restrictions imposed during the pandemic.
The former England striker is said to have gone to the police over an alleged 'set up' Wayne Rooney was ridiculed this morning after claims he had reported three girls he was pictured with in a hotel to police - with one stunned fan declaring 'If that's a crime, sign me up gaffer'.
Another photo which went viral on Sunday saw Rooney leaning in on one blonde woman at a nightclub.
I'll have some of that pre season training! Tayler posted photos of her sitting with Rooney on a couch to her 13,000 Instagram followers.
There is no suggestion of any wrongdoing on Rooney's part.
Share The friend said: 'They were all having fun dancing around with Wayne and his mates and posting about it on Snapchat but they couldn't stop laughing when he passed out.