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Rooney wants to beat Charlton’s goal scoring record

Rooney wants to beat Charlton’s goal scoring recordLondon, Feb. 14 : Star striker Wayne Rooney wants to beat Manchester United legend Bobby Charlton''s goal scoring record.

According to The Sun, Rooney has set his sights on becoming the all-time leading goal scorer of the club.

The England striker is now joint sixth and level with Joe Spence on 168 on the Red Devils'' list after he bagged a brace in the 2-1 win over Liverpool on Saturday.

And Rooney, 26, has vowed to stay at Old Trafford long enough to pass Bobby Charlton''s record haul of 249.

He said: "Just seen I''m sixth on the all-time scoring records at Manchester United. My aim is to win more trophies and become all-time leading scorer at the club. It would be amazing...81 more!" (ANI)


Barcelona star Neymar says he's close to '100 per cent' fitness ahead of new season

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Suarez could train with Barcelona in two weeks after CAS hearing date is set

Luis SuarezLondon, Aug. 1 - Uruguay and Barcelona football star Luis Suarez is hoping to train with his new club in a fortnight's time after his appeal against his ban for biting Italy's Giorgio Chiellini will be  Read more »

ICC Rankings: Amla among top three Test batsmen in world

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India's ODI team selection for England series on August 7

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F1 chief Bernie Ecclestone attempts to settle bribery trial

Bernie-EcclestoneLondon, July 30 : Lawyers of the Formula 1 chief Bernie Ecclestone said that the F1 boss was ready to pay 25 million euros to a German bank to resolve the bribery case against him.  Read more »

Hamilton denies employing 'mind games' against Rosberg in race for F1 title

Lewis-HamiltonLondon, July 18 : Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton has said that he is not trying to employ mind games against his teammate Nico Rosberg as both battle for the Formula One championship.  Read more »