BBC Match of the Daypundits Alan Shearer and Micah Richards have unanimously agreed that Manchester United legend Wayne Rooney is the greatest teenager in the history of the Premier League (PL). Micah Richards and Alan Shearerselected a list of the top ten teenage stars in the history of the Premier League and the aforementioned Rooneywas at the top of their respective lists.
Derby County boss Wayne Rooney scored 42 goals in the Premier League for his two clubs namely Everton and Manchester United before he turned 20. The Englishman became the most expensive teenager when he left Merseyside outfit Everton to join Manchester United in the summer of 2004 having just starred for the Three Lions of England at the Euro 2004 tournament in Portugal. The Red Devils paid £26m to secure the signing of Rooney from Everton.