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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)


Mourinho backs Chelsea's 'old guard' to bring PL success

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Italy finalise 'details' for pre-World Cup friendly

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Kallis may have to battle for 'extra' KKR berth with Oz 'rookie' in IPL-7

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Carberry still hoping to return to England Test squad despite slamming management

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FIA uphold decision to disqualify Ricciardo

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Mahindra's Oliveira bags a point in GP of Americas

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