Record-breaker Rooney enjoys Liverpool heroics


Manchester United match-winner Wayne Rooney was thrilled after ensuring a important win over Liverpool at Anfield.

Wayne Rooney permitted himself a moment of self-indulgence immediately after his late strike ensured Manchester United a smash-and-grab 1-0 win over Liverpool at Anfield on Sunday.

Rooney struck 12 minutes from time for you to earn United a fourth consecutive good results over their fierce rivals, scoring his 1st purpose at Anfield considering the fact that January 2005.

Rooney also set a brand new record for essentially the most ambitions for any single club in Premier League history with 176, edging ahead of former Arsenal striker Thierry Henry.

“It’s great obviously to possess records but I do not believe that will beat the (vist feeling I have now,” Rooney told Sky Sports.

“To score the winner at Anfield, 10 years due to the fact I last scored… I’ll be a bit selfish and appreciate that one ”

“Everyone knows the importance (vist from the game and that’s regardless of league positions. We could be 1st, second, bottom or second-bottom – it’s a massive game.

“It’s a good victory and three points (go to ) we necessary to continue our start off to this year, it’s a huge win for us.”

Goalkeeper David de Gea was needed to produce a string of fine saves just before Rooney turned in the winner following Marouane Fellaini’s header against the crossbar.

“They had chances but we defended nicely and scored a fantastic objective,” the Spaniard added.

“I hope the victory offers us self-assurance and hopefully we can win some inside a row.”