Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho
The IndependentManchester United manager Jose Mourinho doubts that Romelu Lukaku can match Wayne Rooney recordThe Independent... meet at Old Trafford on Sunday afternoon. Rooney, meanwhile, is expected to line up on the other side, having ended his 13-year-stay at United this summer after surpassing Sir Bobby Charlton to become the club's all-time record goalscorer with 253 ...Mourinho doubts Lukaku can top Rooney recordFourFourTwoWhy does Wayne Rooney's iconic status at Man Utd remain such a contentious topic?Telegraph.co.ukWayne Rooney should be hailed as a legend, says Jose Mourinho as Manchester United hero prepares to come up ...Daily MailMirror.co.uk -SPORTbible -The Sunall 603 news articles »
Posted on 15 September 2017 | 2:31 pm
Wenger-Conte renew rivalry; Wayne Rooney
ESPN FC (blog)Wenger-Conte renew rivalry; Wayne Rooney makes Old Trafford returnESPN FC (blog)For someone who holds the club's all-time scoring record of 253 goals, Rooney was never quite taken to heart in the manner of demigods like Eric Cantona or the 1960s triumvirate of Denis Law, George Best and Bobby Charlton now celebrated by a statue on ...and more »
Posted on 14 September 2017 | 11:45 pm
Coutinho is back but problems run deeper at
Jamaica GleanerCoutinho is back but problems run deeper at LiverpoolJamaica GleanerRooney spent 13 trophy-filled years at United and is the club's record scorer with 253 goals, yet seemingly isn't held in the same regard as United's great names of the past like Bobby Charlton, Eric Cantona and Ryan Giggs. United midfielder Jesse ...and more »
Posted on 14 September 2017 | 10:20 pm
How George Best's Legacy Still Lives on at
Bleacher ReportHow George Best's Legacy Still Lives on at Manchester UnitedBleacher ReportHe is immortalised in bronze on the club's forecourt alongside Sir Bobby Charlton and Denis Law, with whom he formed United's "Holy Trinity" during their 1960s glory years. The three of them were integral to the Red Devils' league title wins in 1965 ...
Posted on 14 September 2017 | 3:15 am
Matt Busby: 'The King of Europe' and
HeraldScotlandMatt Busby: 'The King of Europe' and ManchesterHeraldScotlandUNITED wore all blue and Benfica all white as [Bobby] Charlton and Mario Coluna led the teams into a stadium dressed in red. It was a very hot evening for late May but [Johnny] Aston was less interested in the weather than Benfica's No.2. Busby, as ...and more »
Posted on 14 September 2017 | 1:01 am
James Lawton: Jury's out on a return to form
Their most formidable challenge is marrying the statistical weight of the achievements of a man who will shortly, all reasonable anticipation insists, sweep past the 49-goal mark of England's highest scorer Bobby Charlton, with the kind of consistency that ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:20 pm
I knew when the chances came I’d take
It's nice to be back in it again." Rooney is now on 233 goals for United, just 16 short of Sir Bobby Charlton's long-standing record, which the 29-year-old could go on to break this season. Midfielder Ander Herrera added a fourth goal as the win secured ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:45 am
Saido Berahino not for sale
Transfer Specials. Click here to bet. Former England captain Alan Shearer has tipped Wayne Rooney to surpass Sir Bobby Charlton’s record as the country’s all-time top goalscorer.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:59 am
Wayne Rooney insists he never doubted
It's nice to be back in it again.' Van Gaal hailed the former Everton man, who is now 16 behind Sir Bobby Charlton's club record of 249 goals. 'I have given him always the confidence that the player needs,' the Dutchman said. 'Wayne has a very strong ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 6:46 pm
Manchester United's top 10 scorers in Europe
Wayne Rooney's hat-trick against Club Brugge not only edged him closer to Sir Bobby Charlton's record total of 249 goals for Manchester United, he also moved within two goals of becoming the Reds' all-time top scorer in Europe. The captain - who famously ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 3:17 pm