"Itâ€™s been nice to have someone to talk to who has been where you have been and done what you want to do in the game," said the Walesâ€™s spearhead.
"Itâ€™s been good to tap into his knowledge and ask him some questions and itâ€™s been good to have him around.
"Heâ€™s brought different ideas to us. We didnâ€™t get too much to work upon before the Bosnia game but we have some time now.
"Itâ€™s great to feed off his enthusiasm and itâ€™s nice to have a striker to talk to. A lot of the time Iâ€™ve been talking to a defender about what I want to do as a striker. Itâ€™s a different kind of conversation.
"Strikers are quite selfish people. You have to be to play that position.
"Itâ€™s the first time Iâ€™ve really worked with a specialised forwardâ€™s coach. Iâ€™m going to try and get as much out of it as I can."