David Moyes, the secret behind Wayne Rooney's fitness

Having been strongly linked with a move to Chelsea during the close season, 27-year-old Rooney says he is now just focusing on playing as well as possible.

updated: September 19, 2013 17:54 IST
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London: Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney says that new manager David Moyes's "intense" training sessions have helped him rediscover his touch on the pitch.

Rooney missed almost of all United's pre-season campaign through injury and was then ruled out of the 1-0 loss to Liverpool prior to the international break with a facial wound. (Related read: Moyes salutes 'world-class' Rooney)

However, he has looked sharp since returning to action, netting a free-kick against Crystal Palace at the weekend before notching his 199th and 200th United goals in Tuesday's 4-2 win over Bayer Leverkusen. (Also read: Manchester United announce record turnover)

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