Wayne Rooney scores another breath-taking goal for DC United for 60-yards out

Wayne Rooney scores another breath-taking goal for DC United for 60-yards out

- Wayne Rooney produced another emphatic display as he scores from his own half

- The DC United striker measured a long ball from over 60-yards against Orlando city

- Rooney has scored similar goals during his spell with Manchester United and Everton

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Wayne Rooney has added to his collection of brilliant goals after he scored another in DC United's 1-0 win over Orlando City.

The former England striker who retired from international football in 2018 measured a magnificent shot from his own half to score a wonderful goal.

DC United were on the back-foot defending a corner kick from Orlando and the ball cleared finding its way to Rooney who was on the right side of the midfield.

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The 33-year-old wasted no time as he launched his shot from over 60-yards out to beat goalkeeper Brian Rowe, who was rushing back to cover his lines.

It is not the first time Rooney has caught goalkeepers off their lines. He has scored similar goals during his spell at Manchester United and Everton.

In the 2013-14 season away to West Ham, Rooney unleashed a volley that kept the keeper confused just a a few millimeters away from the center-line.

Rooney's return to Everton during the 2017-18 season, the prolific goal-scorer scored from 59-yards against West Ham at Goodison Park after the goalkeeper's clearance fell into his path.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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