Rooney’s 200 goals by the numbers

Wayne Rooney broke another record, scoring his 200th Premier League goal, opening the scoring in Everton’s 1-1 draw with Manchester City. The scouser has returned to form since moving back to his hometown club with two goals in two games. So Rooney becomes the second player to score 200 Premier League goals, but how did he do it? Let’s look at the numbers.

How he scored them:

  • Head: 20
  • Right foot: 117
  • Left foot: 21
  • Penalties: 20
  • Free-kicks: 7
  • Shots: 1196
  • Shots on target: 453
  • Shot accuracy: 38 per cent
  • Hit the woodwork: 28

Matches scored in:

  • 151 matches
  • 129 wins
  • Eight losses
  • 14 draws

Clubs scored againstΒ –35

  • Aston Villa -13
  • Newcastle -13
  • West Ham -11
  • Tottenham, Arsenal, Fulham, Portsmouth 10

Scored for

  • Manchester United -183
  • Everton -17

It’s been lonely in this @premierleague 200 club. Welcome and congratulations @WayneRooney πŸ‘πŸΌπŸ‘πŸΌπŸ‘πŸΌ

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