Federico Macheda's meteoric rise continued on Sunday when he made his first senior start for United in the FA Cup semi-final at Wembley.
Earlier this month, the young Italian striker spoke to MUTV's David Stowell about his footballing upbringing, his move to Old Trafford and his hopes for the future.
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26 February 2008 – Comes off the bench for the Reserves in a 2-0 defeat against an experienced Liverpool side at Warrington’s Halliwell Jones Stadium. Macheda pits his wits against Martin Skrtel during his 22 minute run-out.
27 March 2008 – Nets his first goal for the Reserves in his first start as the Reds ease to a