Nani only made one appearance in November but he wasted no time in making his mark, completing the scoring with a fine finish against Bayer Leverkusen as the Reds won 5-0 in the Champions League.
December was a quiet month for Nani, who appeared off the bench against Spurs and Everton, and started the home defeat to Newcastle before being replaced by Wilfried Zaha.
Unfortunately for Nani, he missed the entirety of January’s fixtures through injury. United manager David Moyes said: "He has got a hamstring injury he picked up in training, and it’s probably going to keep him out for quite a while."
A severe hamstring injury continued to plague the Portuguese player, who did not feature at all in either month. However, he was edging closer to a comeback in late March after being an unused substitute against both West Ham and Aston Villa.
Nani made his long-awaited return to first-team action as a substitute against Newcastle, coming on for Marouane Fellaini with 20 minutes remaining. He then started the following Premier League game at