Reactions: Rooney becomes England’s top goalscorer

The 29-year-old forward Wayne Rooney became England’s all-time leading goalscorer after netting his 50th international goal in 2-0 victory over Switzerland at Wembley on Tuesday night.

The Manchester United striker surpassed Sir Bobby Charlton’s record of 49 goals by converting a 84th-minute penalty which put the three lions 2-0 up against Swiss in Euro 2016 qualifier.

Football personalities took to social media to congratulate Rooney’s achievement for his historic landmark..!

Congratulations to @waynerooney . Incredible achievement top player A photo posted by Steven Gerrard (@stevengerrard) on

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