The 39-year old Welshman produced a premium performance in central midfield as United dismantled the German Bundesliga's second-placed side Bayer Leverkusen 5-0 in the Champions League group stage which prompted acclaim from his boss.
"People will question his age but you can't question him as a player. He was fantastic with everything. He did his job with no fatigue for his age," he told Sky Sports 2.
"There were so many good performances. To come to Germany and get such a good result. They're second in the league and it gives you an idea where our performance and result was."
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