The Everton striker was stopped by police while driving 29-year-old party girl Laura Simpson home from a night out in her Volkswagen Beetle in Wilmslow, Cheshire, at 2am on September 1.
The Stockport Magistrates' Court heard Rooney was stopped because Miss Simpson's car had a faulty brake light and his breath reading was 104mg per 100ml of blood.
The legal limit is 35mg.
The former England captain was handed a 24-month driving ban and given 100 hours' community service as part of a 12- month community order.
In a statement issued after the plea the striker, apologized for his 'unforgivable lack of judgment'.
I have already said sorry to my family, my manager, and chairman and everyone at Everton FC. Now I want to apologise to all the fans and everyone else who has followed and supported me throughout my career.
Of course, I accept the sentence of the court and hope that I can make some amends through my community service.
In reply, the judge told him:
Rooney's lawyer, Michael Rainford, said he 'expresses his remorse for a terrible error of judgment'.
According to him,