September 18, 2013 23:59
Wayne Rooney, Manchester United
Champions League : Man Utd 4 - 2 B Leverkusen
Rooney celebrated scoring his team's third goal during the UEFA Champions League Group A match between Manchester United and Bayer Leverkusen at Old Trafford on September 17, 2013 in Manchester, England.
- Sir Bobby Charlton 249 goals
- Denis Law 237
- Jack Rowley 211
- Wayne Rooney 200
Rooney is United's outstanding performer so far this season.n.
Rooney still is wearing protection on the head injury that sidelined him for the defeat at Liverpool and England's draw in Ukraine.
Robin van Persie's acrobatic volley put United in the lead before Rooney scored United's third and set up another for Antonio Valencia.
Rooney's rehabilitation has been impressive and he was easily United's most dangerous performer in the match as the Premier League champions got the three points they needed to start this Group A campaign.
Rooney scored past Leno for a 200th United goal since his move from Everton in 2004.
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