This is set to be the 31-year-old’s final season with United, having lost his place in Jose Mourinho’s team.
A move to the Chinese Super League was explored in February, and now his illustrious career in Manchester is grinding to a halt.
According to the Daily Mail, Rooney is worried his legacy at United is fizzling out and frustration is growing.
The club’s record goalscorer has hardly featured due to injury and illness problems since surpassing Sir Bobby Charlton in January.
Wayne Rooney is ready to quit Manchester United after 13 years at the club
Wayne Rooney has made just three first-team appearances since the end of January
The England skipper had hoped to end his 13-year spell at United on a high, with Europa League glory still in reach to crown the campaign.
However, Mourinho has given Rooney little opportunity of late even when he has apparently been willing to play through some problems.
United’s squad has been stretched in 2017 due to their clogged fixture schedule, so the forward’s consistent absence highlights the boss’ stance.
Wayne Rooney has made just three first-team appearances since the end of January.
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Jose Mourinho has handed Wayne Rooney little game time in 2017 at Manchester United
And a place in the Europa League final squad cannot be guaranteed from here either, should Manchester United reach it.
With an exit looming, Rooney’s agent Paul Stretford has continued to look at the lucrative option of China, while Everton remain interested.
But a return to Goodison Park would require at least a £100,000-a-week pay-cut, and the MLS is unlikely due to finding a suitable package for him and his family.
Rooney will play in Michael Carrick’s testimonial in June at Old Trafford, although it is unknown how much he will feature before then.