Manchester United 4 Bayer 2
Manchester United 4 Bayer Leverkusen 2, Old Trafford, UEFA Champions League Group Stage, September 17, 2013. David Moyes was more than content with the effort of his side after watching his players beat Bayer Leverkusen 4-2 in the Champions League courtesy of a double from Wayne Rooney and a goal apiece by Robin van Persie and Antonio Valencia.
The Manchester United boss was well pleased with his Old Trafford team following the convincing Champions League win over Sami Hyypia´s Bayer Leverkusen, and he especially singled out the inform Wayne Rooney for special mention. David Moyes: “Wayne Rooney is now moving as well as he has done. And he is in a good place at the moment. Any centre forward who is scoring goals feels good about himself.” Manchester United Team: David de Gea, Chris Smalling, Rio Ferdinand, Nemanja Vidic, Patrice Evra, Antonio Valencia, Michael Carrick, Shinji Kagawa, Marouane Fellaini, Wayne Rooney, Robin van Persie. Substitutes: Fabio da Silva, Oliveira Anderson, Jonathan Evans, Tom Cleverley, Javier Hernandez, Ashley Young, Anders Lindegaard. Bayer Leverkusen Team: Bernd Leno, Sebastian Boenisch, Giulio Donati, Omer Toprak, Stefan Reinartz, Emir Spahic, Emre Can, Simon Rolfes, Sidney Sam, Heung-min Son, Stefan Kiessling. Substitutes: Eren Derdiyok, Roberto Hilbert, Phillip Wollscheid, Lars Bender, Levin Oztunali, Robbie Kruse, Andres Palop.