Wayne Rooney didn’t waste any time getting off the mark for new club Everton.
The former Manchester United marksman hit a 35-ft screamer in his first game for the Toffees after re-signing for his boyhood club he rejoined after 13 magnificent years at Old Trafford.
The goal came in a preseason friendly against Tanzania’s Gor Mahia FC. Okay, maybe the defending was a little weak, but there’s no denying that Rooney’s strike was a zinger.
The Man U record goalscorer also looked trimmer than he has for some time, an indication he means business in Merseyside.
Speculation has raged over whether the switch back from Manchester to Liverpool was right for Rooney and Everton. By the look of it, Rooney plans to let his feet do the talking…
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