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Rooney: My Halfway Line Goal was Better Than Beckham's

Who did it better, Wayne Rooney during Manchester United’s 2-0 win at West Ham on Saturday or David Beckham during United’s 3-0 win at Wimbledon in 1996? While both players beat the goalkeeper from the halfway line, Rooney’s came on the bounce, while Beckham’s was rolling on the ground. To be sure, they were both fantastic goals, but Rooney maintains that his takes the cake. When asked if his was better, the England striker replied that his was, "Of course."

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