The 33-year-old Irishman arrived at the Moors in March 2020 on a contract until May 2022 for an undisclosed fee.
Rooney gained promotion to League Two via the play-offs with the Ammies in 2018/19, scoring 21 goals in the process.
He joined Salford on the back of a highly successful spell with Aberdeen in the Scottish Premiership where he scored 88 goals in 197 appearances, won the League Cup, scored goals in Europe and picked up a golden boot.
Supporters will also know the forward from his time at Birmingham City for whom he spent one playing season with and scored his first European goal against NK Maribor. However, it was at Stoke City where Rooney’s career began, and he became the club’s youngest ever hat-trick scorer on the last day of the 2005/06 season against Brighton & Hove Albion.
Rooney then went on to enjoyed spells at Inverness Caledonian Thistle, Swindon Town and Oldham Athletic to name a few.
It took the striker seven months to make his competitive debut for Moors due to the Coronavirus pandemic, but it was worth the wait as Rooney netted the winner in the 1-0 home victory over Boreham Wood.
Rooney Reacts to His First Moors Goal