Manchester United’s legend and all-time top scorer, Wayne Rooney scored a total of 253 goals for the club across all competitions but one goal remains the most iconic without a doubt.
One of the reasons why it is the most revered among many of his goals is because he scores it against their bitter rivals Manchester City right in front of 78,000 fans at Old Trafford.
Wayne Rooney scored the goal on this day ten years ago which secured a 2-1 victory for the Red Devils.
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To date, Manchester United fans are still nursing the pain that Wayne Rooney’s goal didn’t win the FIFA Puskas Award for the best goal of the year which Neymar won.
However, it won the Premier League goal of the season.