Â£1.3 million is the amount of money that Wayne Rooney has earned for Manchester United since he joined the club in
He started his professional career at Manchester United as a teenager, where he played for five years before moving to Real Madrid. After two seasons with Los Blancos, he returned to England to play for Liverpool. His first season with the Reds saw him score 15 goals in 30 appearances.
He has been named by some as one of the greatest players of all time. However, he has also been criticised for being too inconsistent. Despite this, he still managed to score more goals than Lionel Messi during his time at Manchester United.
Ronaldo began playing professional football with Sporting Lisbon in 1993. After spending two seasons with them, he moved to Real Madrid where he spent six years before moving to Manchester United in 2000. During his time at Old Trafford, he won three league titles, four FA Cups, five Community Shields, and two Champions Leagues.
He retired as one of the greatest players in the world after scoring 228 goals in 602 appearances for club and country. He also holds the record for being the first player to score 100 goals in European competitions.
Thierry Henry has been described by some as “the greatest footballer ever”. He won the FIFA World Cup with France in 1998, becoming only the second man to do so. His goal tally of 14 goals in the tournament remains the highest number of goals scored by any player at a single World Cup finals.