Ronny favourite to outscore Rooney
William Hill have opened a book on whether Rooney or Ronaldo will score more goals in Wednesday's Man Utd and Real Madrid matches, and make the Real Madrid star 2/1 to outscore 11/4 shot Rooney, with a tie between them 10/11 favourite.
William Hill are also betting on which of the two will score the most goals in the Champions League as a whole and offer odds of: 2/5 Ronaldo (2 so far); 7/2 Rooney (None so far); & 9/2 the Tie.
'With Ronaldo departed, United will be looking to Rooney to score the goals via which they will progress in the tournament' said Hill's spokesman Graham Sharpe.
Ronaldo's best Champions League total of goals for Manchester United in one season was 8 and Hills offer 16/1 that Rooney will score 9 or more for them in the competition this season.
Ronaldo is the 4/1 favourite to be Champions League top scorer. Hills also offer 8/1 Grafite; 9/1 Messi; 10/1 Anelka; Torres; 12 Benzema; Ibrahimovic; 16 Eto'o; 18 Rooney; 20 Drogba & Raul.