(Video): Why Wayne Rooney and Eric Cantona aren’t highly regarded in European football

It was a big weekend for Wayne Rooney, who finally scored his 250th Manchester United goal, taking him clear of Bobby Chartlon as the club’s top ever goalscorer.

However, as always with Rooney the discussion of his success lead to a rather less celebratory discussion about his wasted potential.

On Match of The Day Ruud Gullit was asked to discuss why Rooney isn’t particularly rated on the continent, and he made a fascinating comparison with Eric Cantona you can see here:

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