World class! Peter Crouch hails England record-breaker Wayne Rooney on talkSPORT

first_imgPeter Crouch paid tribute to Wayne Rooney on talkSPORT after the Manchester United forward became England’s all-time leading marksman.Rooney scored from the penalty spot against Switzerland on Tuesday night to surpass Sir Bobby Charlton’s long-standing haul of 49 goals Speaking on the Alan Brazil Sports Breakfast on Wednesday, Stoke striker Crouch said of his former international teammate’s achievement: “It’s incredible.“The fact he has stayed at the top for so long is the most amazing thing.“He is a class player. We have probably got two or three world class players and he certainly came into that category when I was in the squad.“He has got so much ability and it is not just the goals he brings to the team, it is the all-round performances as well.”last_img read more