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Wayne Rooney v Sir Bobby Charlton: Tale of the tape

Wayne Rooney has now equalled Sir Bobby Charlton's Manchester United goalscoring record after his sixth-minute goal put the Red Devils 1-0 ahead in their FA Cup third-round clash with Reading.

Here, Press Association Sport compares the pair's illustrious careers.

2002-present Senior career 1956-1976

543 Manchester United appearances 758

249 United goals 249

119 England games 106

53 England goals 49

5 League titles 3

1 FA Cups 1

2 League Cups 0

1 European Cups 1

0 World Cups 1

0 Ballons d'Or 1

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