Former Manchester United and England all-time top scorer, Wayne Rooney has registered several top-notch goals throughout his illustrious career, the star footballer, who is currently plying his trade at the US-based Major League Soccer’s D.C United added yet another ‘worldie’ to his tally.
Rooney has strong long-range shooting ability by the virtue of which he has some memorable goals to his name – one from the half-line during his Manchester United days being the stand-out effort, and his latest goal is bound to be a ‘goal of the season’ contender in the MLS.
On Wednesday, D.C United took on Toronto FC in a fixture with playoff implications, and in the big-game, Rooney scored an astonishing 30-yards free kick for his team, who would go on to win the game 1-0 in the crucial tie. Watch the goal here:
The victory was a huge boost for D.C United, who are now four points adrift of their rivals Montreal Impact, in the quest for the final playoff berth in the MLS Eastern Conference.
Rooney’s 18th-minute effort took the fans in the stadium by awe, as the unstoppable goal struck the top corner of the post- this was his tenth of the season for D.C United since his arrival in July.
Apart from the goals, the 32-year-old has also registered seven assists in 18 outings for D.C United- the side has been bolstered majorly after the signing of the former England international as their performances have improved, taking them at the high-end of the table