Strength on the ball, good positional sense in the box and a clinical finisher, Kiko has all the attributes needed to succeed at Old Trafford.
Appearances: League 1(4), 1 goal; FA Cup 0; Carling Cup 2(1); Europe 2. Total: 5(5), 1 goal.
Season soundbite: "We have big hopes for Macheda. He is strong, athletic and a good finisher.
- Sir Alex Ferguson
In a word: Fearless
Things began promisingly for the Italian with two goals during the Asia Tour, but a spate of niggles left him frustrated for the majority of the campaign thereafter...
Finest moment: Yet again, Kiko came off the bench to make an impact when United needed something to happen when Chelsea visited Old Trafford in April. Unfortunately the Italian's late strike wasn't enough to help the Reds salvage anything