Moyes reveals Rooney injury
Rooney played for 84 minutes in United's 3-0 win at Aston Villa on Sunday, but he was left out of the squad for the trip to the Britannia Stadium, with Danny Welbeck leading the line as a lone striker.
"Wayne Rooney is injured," Moyes told Sky Sports prior to kick-off.
Asked if the England striker would be fit in time for United's busy schedule of matches over Christmas, he replied: "We hope so."
Moyes is also currently without last season's top scorer Robin van Persie, who has been ruled out for a month with a thigh injury.
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