Anderson’s at his gut-busting best when driving forward from the middle of the park, feeding balls to the central striker or the flanks. Injury cut his season short, but we'll hope to see him back realising his potential in 2010/11.
2009/10 appearances/goals: Premier League 10(4)/1; FA Cup 1/0; Carling Cup 3/0; Champions League 5/0; Total 19(4)/1
Season soundbite: "Midfield is the hardest area for youngsters to progress because we have excellent players there. But competition has not dimmed his self-belief and he's going to become a top player." - Sir Alex Ferguson
In a word: Potential
Staggered season and injury puts the Brazilian's career on hold, but he'll be back...
Finest moment Although he had notably notched a penalty in the Moscow rain at the end of an epic debut season for United, Anderson was still seeking his first official goal when his third campaign kicked off in August 2009. But after a 77th