Wayne Rooney stunned teammates and opponents with a free kick taken just a few feet in front of the corner flag Sunday night. The ball whizzed toward goal over the heads of all in its path and curved into the far post for a 30th-minute goal that gave D.C. United a 2-0 lead over Orlando City.
Watch a replay of the goal above. Rooney assisted D.C. ‘s first goal of the night, scored by Steven Birnbaum in the 6th minute. Dom Dwyer pulled one back for the Lions in the 65th minute, and the score remained 2-1 at the time of this post. Live stats can be seen here. Check back after the match for a recap and highlights.
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