Rooney Again Anchors FIFA Cover in UK, Australia

Wayne Rooney is again on the cover of EA Sports' FIFA series, joining Arsenal's Jack Wilshere on FIFA 12 for release in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Scandinavia and the Middle East. In Australia, he will be partnered with Tim Cahill, the Australian star who plays for Everton in the English Premier League.

No word yet on who will be featured on the cover of the North American edition of the game. Rooney was featured on last year's cover (with Kaká) and also paired with Cahill in the Australian release of FIFA 10.