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Posted at 9:48 AM ET, 02/12/2011

Video: Wayne Rooney with a spectacular go-ahead goal for Manchester United vs. Manchester City

By Steve Goff


Credit: Getty Images

By Steve Goff  | February 12, 2011; 9:48 AM ET
Categories:  England  | Tags:  Manchester United, Wayne Rooney  
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I got that move...

Posted by: JkR- | February 12, 2011 9:55 AM | Report abuse

And all it took was for Capello to name Wilshere England's great hope.

Oh well, don't suppose we're much different. Wake me up when Agudelo wins the Ballon d'or.

Posted by: UnitedDemon1 | February 12, 2011 10:03 AM | Report abuse

Goal Ngwenya! 1-0 over T&T tots...

Posted by: JkR- | February 12, 2011 10:09 AM | Report abuse

Insider tweet:

German Timothy Chandler, 20-year-old forward eligible for USA, with a goal and assist for Nurnberg at Stuttgart #caphimussf

Posted by: JacobfromAtlanta-ish | February 12, 2011 10:47 AM | Report abuse

Davies assist on a Morsink goal in the 68th

Davies goal in the 69th

Just sayin'

Posted by: JacobfromAtlanta-ish | February 12, 2011 11:06 AM | Report abuse

reminded me of Pele`s spectacular performance in Victory. WWII masterpiece with Michael Caine and Max Von Sydow.

Seriously, incredible goal.

Posted by: terpfan4141 | February 12, 2011 11:08 AM | Report abuse

Rooney must have been watching Dax McCarty at practice

Posted by: delantero | February 12, 2011 11:10 AM | Report abuse

Chandler with another assist. This time Goffinho tagging the tweet with #usmntnow

Posted by: JacobfromAtlanta-ish | February 12, 2011 11:10 AM | Report abuse

Another goal for Chuck Deezy.

Posted by: JacobfromAtlanta-ish | February 12, 2011 11:14 AM | Report abuse

Sign him up Benny!

Posted by: jerrinna | February 12, 2011 11:22 AM | Report abuse

This Davies kid ain't bad.

Posted by: tcbannon | February 12, 2011 11:50 AM | Report abuse

Tevez did not wear his snood today. He also didn't score. Maybe someone named Delilah took it away.

Posted by: I-270Exit1 | February 12, 2011 12:08 PM | Report abuse

Rooney? Not bad for a backup.

Posted by: Reignking | February 12, 2011 12:17 PM | Report abuse

hey, isn't that the guy who's brother plays in New Jersey?

Posted by: joshuaostevens | February 12, 2011 4:37 PM | Report abuse

If he had opened his eyes, he would have missed it.

Wayne's just a few sausages away from playing rugby as a prop. As soon as this fall he won't be able to get off the ground. It's in the genes. Google a picture of his dad.

Posted by: Boogie_Knight | February 12, 2011 5:09 PM | Report abuse of the top five best goals in Prem League history.
My top five:
1. Cantona's run & chip vs Sunderland
2. Rooney's Bike vs city
3. DiCanio's flying full volley vs Wimbleton
4. Tony Yeboah's juggle,juggle, strike vs wimbleton
5. C. Ronaldo's corner kick to heel flick vs villa

Posted by: jjfooty | February 12, 2011 6:22 PM | Report abuse

Didn't Dax do that?

Posted by: TheJim1 | February 12, 2011 9:52 PM | Report abuse

What about Harkesie's goal of the year in England?

Posted by: GeneWells | February 13, 2011 11:02 AM | Report abuse

That was a great goal but it was not a premier league goal. sheffield Wednesday were in the second division that year, before the formation of the prem league

Posted by: jjfooty | February 13, 2011 5:10 PM | Report abuse

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