Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata has nothing but words of praise for former United’s striker Wayne Rooney who announced his retirement from professional football.
Wayne Rooney some hours ago became the latest name in the world of football to announce his retirement after a glittering career that saw him become Manchester United’s all-time highest goalscorer as well as the England national team.
This news has sparked reactions from top personalities across the globe and Juan Mata who played alongside Rooney took to his official Instagram account to shower accolades on him.
Juan Mata appreciated Rooney for all what he has been able to achieve in his career and how he has been able to influence the career of other youngsters in the club.
Wayne Rooney is the only player in Premier League history to score over 200 goals as well as having over 100 assist to complement it.