He was played out of position by Owen Coyle (what a surprise!) but is grateful to him for giving him a chance.
He occasionally trained with Cristiano Ronaldo and was a part of a transfer deal for a player who went on to become Britain transfer record buy!
His goals have just helped his team into next years Champions League.
Still well under 30 years old too!
Got him yet?
If not here's a great write up about him - seems a decent bloke too -
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