Scholes also congratulated former England and United team-mate Rooney, who equalled Sir Bobby Charlton's record of 249 goals for the club with the opener against Reading.
Goals by Darren Bent and Tom Ince gave Derby County, from England's second tier Championship league, a 2-1 win over Tony Pulis' West Bromwich Albion.
"It's wonderful because everybody knows who Sir Bobby [Charlton] is and what he means for the history of the club and English football and, for Wayne to score the same number of goals for Manchester United, is fantastic".
"And for Wayne to score the same number of goals for Manchester United is fantastic".
Rashford nearly made it 3-0 when he rounded Al-Habsi but could only find the side netting before the Omanian stopper repelled Michael Carrick's stinging low drive after the break.
Jose Mourinho has revealed that he reached an agreement with Anthony Martial to manage the forward's playing time for Manchester United during the festive schedule. "To be up there with Sir Bobby in terms of goals is a huge honour".
That's because, as he proved with a photo uploaded to his own Twitter account, the Reading player did actually exchange shirts with the United forward once the two teams had left the pitch and made it down the Old Trafford tunnel. "Then you can see where you can improve as a player and how the team can be better going into the second half of the season". The last time Rooney failed to tally fewer than 14 goals in all competitions was in the 2003-2004 season, when he was 18.
Bournemouth, Stoke City, West Bromwich Albion, Everton and Swansea City were the five Premier League sides to be eliminated from the FA Cup at the third round stage.
Steve Morison, Shaun Cummings and Shane Ferguson scored as London side Millwall won 3-0 at home to Bournemouth, whose manager Eddie Howe made 11 changes.
It was 2-0 by the quarter-hour mark as a neat one-two between Rooney and Martial enabled the latter to burst into the box and curl an effort into the bottom right-hand corner. Despite his recent failures, Jose Mourinho and numerous club's important players have insisted that Rooney remains an important part of the squad due to his experience and his position as club captain.
Israel's military has said it believes a significant number of them were essentially on suicide missions. Azaria would need to submit a pardon request to President Reuven Rivlin or the Israeli Defense Forces.
The two-time Heisman Trophy finalist has thrown for 4,173 yards, 38 touchdowns and ran for 583 yards and eight scores this season. Will the stars finally align for Dabo Swinney and the Tigers? "I think we kind of got taken out of the game plan a little bit".
A total of $700 million will be spent to expand and upgrade Ford's Flat Rock Assembly Plant in MI , with 700 new jobs added. In fact, only a tiny fraction (2,400 out of 190,000) of the GM model he singled out, the Cruze, are made in Mexico.
The court house and the security headquarters were reportedly damaged, as well as the Red Crescent and municipality offices. It is set to pave the way for peace talks between Assad's government and the opposition in Kazakhstan later this month.
Milwaukee's standout Greek forward made the first game-winning shot of his 3 1/2-year National Basketball Association career. Curry and Durant then combined for nine points in a 12-3 start for the Warriors to regain control in the second half, 81-74.
Instead, maybe it's the Giants, who swept the Cowboys this season, that are the team fans are most apprehensive about facing. Conversely, the Packers' secondary is considerably banged up, and won't have a bye week to get everyone healthy.
In Copperas Cove, residents can leave their live trees for curbside pickup on their regularly scheduled day for trash pickup. County parks, community centers or other county facilities may not be used for tree-cycling or dumping of unwanted items.
Secretary Fontes said that the old prison "was the only solution available to the state to stop another massive killing". Three other facilities in Amazonas state saw rioting on Sunday and Monday, and 184 inmates escaped, according to Gov.
Her mother talked about being confident she'd raised her children with strong morals that would serve them after her death. Dylann Roof's next trial for the killing of nine black worshippers at a Charleston church has been delayed.
The states of northern Brazil, which border top cocaine producers Bolivia, Colombia and Peru, are battle zones in the drug trade. Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A lack of guards means prisoners can take control, experts say.
Various investors have also started going bullish on oil as the prices for oil futures depicted a rise in the last few sessions. Benchmark Brent crude jumped more than 2% to a high of $58.37, up $1.55 a barrel (bbl) and its highest since July 2015.
UNC will receive a challenge tonight from a Clemson team that has won nine straight games to improve its record to 11-2. Brownell and the Tigers will get another chance for a résumé-building win on Saturday at No. 23 Notre Dame.
He commented: "We're talking about a market that is at peak demand, following the sector's resurgence after the recession. The SMMT have said this year is unlikely to see another new record, sales are expected to fall by five to six per cent.
And with the enhanced Magic Zoom, viewers can enlarge and record any part of the screen they wish to see close up. Of course we continue to see the trend of thinness with the 55-inch SJ9500 - only 6.9mm at its thinnest point.
The IRS found Trump to be in violation of tax laws for his donation to Bondi. "I am member of the Trump transition team". Bondi's office had no comment on whether she was being considered for an unspecified new job in the administration.
First , Ford will let plug-in electric auto owners control their vehicle from home using an Amazon Echo, Echo Dot or Amazon Tap. Steve Rabuchin, vice president for Amazon Alexa said: "We believe voice is the future, and this is particularly true in cars".
The most prominent one is located across the road from the Japanese Embassy in Seoul - placed there in 2011. Busan police originally removed the 5ft-tall bronze statue, which depicts a sitting, barefoot woman.
Razer, known for its gaming laptops and accessories, today unveiled its latest product, the world's first triple display laptop. In an interview with Polygon, Razer CEO Min-Liang Tan revealed that his company is seeing lackluster resp.
Since 2008, app makers have received $60 billion from Apple , which means that they received a third of it only thanks to 2016. The number of apps on the App Store also increased, with 2.2 million apps in total, a 20 percent increase from previous year .
The watchdog bureau said the credit agencies had violated the Dodd-Frank Wall Street and financial industry reform law. Unless they cancelled during the trial period, consumers were charged a recurring fee - usually $16 or more per month.
With no injury report due today for the Texans because it is an off day, Monday becomes an important day in Savage's recovery. Osweiler signed a four-year contract worth $72 million last offseason but has failed to live up to expectations this season.
DeBord spent five seasons in the National Football League with the Seattle Seahawks and the Chicago Bears as a position coach. Under Debord, the Vols were second in the SEC in scoring offense this season, averaging 36 points per game.
Driver Garrett Wilhelm will stand trial for a manslaughter charge related to his involvement in the high-speed crash next month. The patent, which was issued by the U.S. patent office in April 2014 aimed to lock out users while they were driving.