Rooney notches up 100

Wayne Rooney’s goal for Manchester United against Man City on the weekend was his 100th goal in club football.

Wayne Rooney’s goal for Manchester United against Man City on the weekend was his 100th goal in club football.

Despite it not being a customary Wayne Rooney goal, United boss Sir Alex Ferguson was delighted for the young striker.

"I love the type of goal Wayne scored. Andy Cole was a specialist at it,” Ferguson said of Rooney’s opportunistic goal.

"Wayne anticipated the situation very well and I am delighted with that.

"It is a marvellous achievement for him to get 100 goals. His work rate was phenomenal."

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