WATCH as Manchester United legend returns to form with sensational 30-yard screamer in key Europa League clash

By Alex Taylor

Wayne Rooney is having his worst ever season in a Manchester United shirt.

The Red Devils and England captain has failed to recover from a shocking Euro 2016 campaign and has faced heavy criticism from fans and pundits alike this term.

Wayne Rooney scored in consecutive Premier League games for first time since November 2014

Captain fantastic: Rooney back in business for United

Supporters long for the Wayne Rooney of old who tore teams apart single-handedly at Euro 2004 and helped guide United to Champions League victory in 2008.

You might be forgiven for thinking those days are long gone for the former Everton man.

How wrong you are.

For this first time this season, we finally saw the Wazza of yesteryear, and boy was it marvelous.

Check this out:

We know what you’re thinking – and no that clip wasn’t filmed five years ago, it was this week!!

Could this be the start of a brilliant revival for Roo, or just a flash in the pan moment?

Who knows? But you’ve got to admit, this was a brilliant goal!

See more of his best strikes below:

For great competitions and free football prizes like Football Insider’s Facebook page now

In other football news, Michael Owen predicts Liverpool v Watford; claims this Klopp ace is great value bet for player of year