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Wayne Rooney's infamous t-shirt was supposed to declare his love for Everton but later fuelled the feeling of betrayal felt by some Everton supporters after his transfer to Manchester United. We've had some fantastic goals here but in terms of execution... you'll never see that. I’m so proud of the lads. Bobby Charlton had to wait 50 years (for Rooney to break his England record) — I hope it’s not so long for me.“The United record might last longer simply because players don’t stay at clubs as long as they used to.“Mind you, if (Lionel) Messi or (Cristiano) Ronaldo came to Old Trafford for a swansong they’d probably break it in three or four years.”There are no “Could have, should have, would have” excuses. I suppose I do, though, have to remember that on that particular occasion we were not teammates.Elizondo confirmed the next day that Rooney was dismissed solely for the infraction on Carvalho.Rooney was given the England number 10 shirt by manager On 12 October 2012, Rooney became England's 5th highest goalscorer of all time after scoring his 30th and 31st international goals in a Obviously the manager gives us our game plan, but because we don't spend that much time together as a team we need to know and feel confident in what we're doing as a team together. In July 2010, Proactive was awarded £90,000 as restitution. London (AFP) – Wayne Rooney may be Manchester United and England’s record goalscorer but he still believes he should have found the back of the net more often during his career, even though he was not a natural finisher. He may be closing in on Sir Bobby Charlton's goalscoring record, but failure to produce the goods in Brazil when the World Cup kicks off in just a few days will mean Injuries and fatigue have played their part, but now aged 28, this summer's World Cup has a hint of being the last chance saloon where Rooney is concerned.Should England qualify for Russia 2018, it's difficult to imagine a 32-year-old Rooney being as vital to England's cause as he has been for so many years. “I played for United for 13 years, England for 15 years. This was the first time in his career that he registered four goals in a single match.On 30 March, during United's Champions League quarter-final first leg defeat against On 28 August 2010, Rooney scored his first goal of the season as he netted a penalty in a 3–0 home win over Rooney made his return to the first team as a substitute against Wigan on 20 November.On 2 April, United came from two goals down as Rooney scored his first hat-trick of the season in a 4–2 away win over West Ham.On 14 May 2011, Rooney scored a penalty for United to equalise in a 1–1 draw against Blackburn at Rooney started the season with a goal in the first league game at On 10 December, Rooney ended an 8-game goal drought with a brace against On 8 January, Rooney scored two goals in the 3–2 win over Manchester City at the After the departure of Nemanja Vidić from Manchester United in July 2014, Rooney was named club captain by new manager On 26 August 2015, Rooney ended an 878-minute scoreless streak by scoring a hat-trick in a 4–0 win (7–1 aggregate) over Belgian side On 2 January 2016, Rooney scored in a 2–1 win over Swansea to move ahead of Cole as the Premier League's second top scorer of all time, and with 238 he surpassed Denis Law in United's top scorers of all time, behind only Bobby Charlton's 249.On 7 January 2017, Rooney scored against Reading in the third round of the After much speculation over the previous few months, it was confirmed on 9 July 2017 that Rooney would return to his boyhood club, Everton, on a two-year contract, after Manchester United allowed him to leave on a free transfer.In a 3–1 win against Swansea City on 18 December, Rooney scored a penalty and provided the assist for On 28 June 2018, Rooney signed a three-and-a-half-year deal with After putting in positive performances for D.C. United, including a sensational last-ditch tackle and pass for the game-winning goal against Orlando on 12 August,On 16 March 2019, Rooney notched his first hat-trick for D.C. United in a 5–0 home win over On 6 August 2019, with two years left on his contract with D.C. United, Rooney agreed a deal to return to England as a player-coach with Following a foot injury in an April 2006 Premier League match, Rooney faced a race to fitness for the Rooney was red-carded in the 62nd minute of the quarter-final for stamping on Portugal defender Portugal winger (and Rooney's Manchester United teammate) I bear no ill feeling to Cristiano but I'm disappointed that he chose to get involved.
You had the privilege to play Football, which millions only dream of or don’t have the opportunity you did. "Due to a transfer of broadcast rights, the entries for the Time,” Rooney explained. We use and believe in these products. Updated: April 20, 2020 11:58:54 am The Emirates FA Cup 925,366 views. Rooney made his senior international debut for England in February 2003 aged 17 and is England's youngest ever goalscorer.Rooney began playing for Liverpool Schoolboys and scored 72 goals in one season, a record which stood until May 2010.Rooney was an unused substitute in Everton's 1–0 away win over On 19 October, five days before his 17th birthday, Rooney scored a last-minute winning goal against Rooney submitted a transfer request in August 2004, despite Everton having made a new contract offer valued at Rooney was given the number 8 shirt upon his arrival at During the first half of the 2006–07 season, Rooney endured a ten-game scoreless streak before scoring a hat-trick against 'Once a Blue, always a Blue'. Harry Kane overtakes Wayne Rooney’s record of World Cup goals (Picture: Getty) Asked about England’s win, Kane told BBC Sport : ‘It’s massive. Rooney was eligible to represent the Republic of Ireland, through an Irish grandmother. However, United fought back and levelled before Rooney tapped in at the far post with 11 minutes to go – and promptly kissed the badge of his United shirt.In the same month, Rooney scored two goals in an 8–3 aggregate Champions League quarter-final win over In June 2007, Rooney was given squad number 10, last worn by Rooney scored in the 90th minute of the season-opening On 23 January 2010, Rooney scored all four goals in Manchester United's 4–0 win over Hull; three of the goals came in the last ten minutes of the match. Wayne Rooney surpassed 1966 World Cup-winner Bobby Charlton as Manchester United's all-time leading scorer with 253 goals, just as he did for England with a tally of 53 goals from 120 caps.