Manchester United punish Reading in FA Cup

Marcus Rashford scoring a goal past Reading goalkeeper in a past match. photo:file

Manchester,ENGLAND:Manchester United kicked off their FA Cup title defense with a 4-0 thrashing of minnows Reading at Old Trafford on Saturday evening.

Teenage sensation Marcus Rashford grabbed a brace with Anthony Martial and skipper Wayne Rooney also finding the back of the net.

With the goal Rooney equaled Sir Bobby Charlton’s record of all time Manchester United’s leading top scorer with 249 goals.

Bobby Charlton netted his goals in 758 matches while Rooney took 537 games to achieve the fete.