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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)


Scholes backs Van Gaal to turn things around at Man U despite faltering new system

Paul-ScholesLondon, Aug 29 : Manchester United legend Paul Scholes does not think that his former club's new system is working, but has backed new boss Louis van Gaal to turn it around.  Read more »

Four Balotelli's are the new Beatles!

Mario-BalotelliLondon, Aug 29 : Italian striker Mario Balotelli, who recently joined Liverpool for 16 million pounds, has posted a picture on Instagram that shows his face photoshopped onto an iconic picture of The Beatles.  Read more »

Murali Vijay to replace injured Rohit Sharma for rest of India-England ODI series

Murali-VijayLondon, Aug 29 : Tamil Nadu and Test opener Murali Vijay has been asked to return to England as a repalcement for injured Rohit Sharma for the rest of the India-England one-day international series.  Read more »

Oz, NZ on track to deliver memorable ICC Cricket WC 2015, says Richardson

David-RichardsonJohannesburg, Aug 29 : International Cricket Council (ICC) Chief Executive David Richardson received detailed updates in Wellington and Melbourne this week regarding next year's Cricket World Cup and has  Read more »

Hamilton might consider quitting Merc due to increasing tension with Rosberg: Reports

Hamilton-RosbergWashington, Aug 26 : Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton is reportedly threatening to quit the team due to the clash that has been building all year between him and teammate Nico Rosberg, which reached its  Read more »

Button feels sympathetic with Hamilton following Belgian GP row with Rosberg

Jenson-ButtonLondon, Aug 26 : McLaren driver Jenson Button has said that he feels sympathy with Lewis Hamilton after his Belgian Grand Prix came to an end on lap two by a collision from his Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg.  Read more »