From Rooney’s Bicycle kick to Ibrahimovic’s stunner ; Let’s go through the Manchester United’s all time wonder goals
Manchester United have been the kings of English football for the last 100 years. They won the most number of First division/Premier league titles in the history. The best strikers of this century, including Diego Forlan, Wayne Rooney, Cristiano Ronaldo, Carlos Tevez, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Robin VanPersie, have all played for Manchester United. That is why so many beautiful goals have been born from the boots of the red devils. Let us take a look at some of them.
Wayne Rooney is one of Manchester United’s all-time greats. Rooney has played 393 games for the Red Devils, scoring 183 goals. The most beautiful goal was Rooney’s bicycle kick against United’s arch-rivals Manchester City in the 2010-11 season. When the game at 1-1, United fans will always remember the stunning 25-year-old Rooney’s winning goal from Nani’s cross in the 78th minute. Former Manchester United coach Sir Alex Ferguson has said that this is the best goal he has ever seen in his 25 – year career at Old Trafford.
“It was an unbelievable Goal”Sir Alex Ferguson
Cristiano Ronaldo joined Manchester United when he was 18 in 2003 from Sporting CP. Later, the football world witnessed the birth of a legendary player. Ronaldo has scored 102 goals in 224 games for Manchester United. Ronaldo’s goal against Portsmouth in the 2005-06 season is still beautiful.
Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic joined Manchester United in 2016. Ibrahimovic, who has played for United for two seasons, has scored 17 goals in 33 games. Among them, Ibrahimovic’s first Premier League goal is still remembered by United fans. Ibrahimovic’s stunning long-range goal against Bournemouth was selected as Manchester United’s Goal of the Season 2016-17.