As Bundesliga's fourth top goal scorer with 17 goals last year and the recipient of the Player of the Month award no less than three times, there is no doubting the positive impact that Chicharito has had on Bayer 04 Leverkusen.
There is no doubt that the future is bright for Bayer Leverkusen; they have Champions League football once again next season and they have a number of top players representing their nations at either the European Championships or the Copa America over the next few weeks.
On Tuesday, Manchester United played the home leg of the Champions League Play-off game against Club Brugge, a match critical to the overall brand of the Red Devils and Louis Van Gaal's success as a manager this season.
Every summer we experience it, the tornado of rumors, the speculation of cash flow, T's crossed and I's dotted. Now we have arrived at the right and proper time to consider just how successful those new arrivals have been.