Wayne Rooney was never a typical striker, but he is Manchester United and England leading goalscorer. Besides Michael Carrick, Rooney is the only player in the Red Devils rich history to win all possible trophies at club level. He’s been chosen as “Player of the Year” on four occasions.
10. vs Middlesbrough
29.01.2005 Wayne Rooney showing United fans what he is capable of during his first season with the Red Devils.
9. vs Norwich
02.03.2013 – Going past a defender and unleashing powerful 30 yard shot into the top corner.
8. vs Fulham
21.12.2011 – Just like the previous goal, but a bit furher away from the goal. This time the ball did not flew into the top corner, but blazed the inside of the left post.
7. vs Swansea
02.01.2016 – This one is from inside the box. Amazing backheel goal to give his side the win.
6. vs Manchester City
22.09.13 – United were already 4:0 down to their city rivals, but Wayne did not give up. He won a free kick and then cooly converted it past helpless Joe Hart.
5. vs Hull
26.12.2013 – On Boxing day they say the Christmas gifts are opened. Well, Rooney delivered a present for all United fans with this remarkable strike.
4. vs West Ham
22.03.2014 – Rooney from the half way line! A copy of Beckham’s goal a few years earlier, well David certainly enjoyed it as he was watching the game at Old Trafford.
3. vs Stoke
21.01.2017 – Amazing free kick from a tight angle, he perfectly curls the ball above the keeper and in the top far corner of the net. That was the 250th goal of his illustrious career.
2. vs Newcastle
24.04.2005 – Defender clears a cross, but the ball fell on Rooney’s right leg. He did not hesitate and blasted it into the back of the net with his first touch.
1. vs Manchester City
02.11.2011 – This goal was voted as the best in the Premier League 20 year history back in 2012. No explanation needed!