World Football

Wayne Rooney, Juan Mata Score in Quick Succession to Put Manchester United Ahead

Sean SwabyUK Staff WriterAugust 5, 2014

Wayne Rooney put away a very difficult equaliser for Manchester United, and Juan Mata gave them the lead just a minute later against Liverpool. 

Rooney volleyed a long cross to the far post expertly in the 56th minute to beat Simon Mignolet

Just moments later, Mata struck from distance after his shot hit off of Mamadou Sakho to give United the lead. 


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