Photos: Jack Wilshere and Wayne Rooney hail England’s great win
Wayne Rooney and Jack Wilshere hail England's 3-1 victory over Scotland
Wayne Rooney hailed England’s fitting end to the international year after Three Lions were 3-1 winners against bitter rivals Scotland at Celtic Park.
Arsenal forward Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain broke the deadlock in the first half before Rooney extended the away side’s lead in the 47th minute in Glasgow.
Hull City defender Andrew Robertson halved the deficit with seven minutes remaining before Rooney scored his 46th England goal to cement the win.
“Big win tonight and a great way to end the year in an @england shirt! Solid team performance,” Rooney posted to Instagram after becoming England’s third-highest goal-scorer of all-time.
“Special mention to all the fans who travelled to Celtic Park tonight, great atmosphere”
Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere heaped praise on the travelling supporters for a special atmosphere.
“Unbelievable atmosphere at Celtic Park tonight! Thanks to all the English fans that made it a special night for us….Great win!” Wilshere posted.
Ross Barkley finished the flurry of activity on Instagram as the Everton midfielder posted a photo of him in action against Scotland’s Darren Fletcher.