He repaid the faith shown by the board and the fans by grabbing the winner against Everton in what could be a crucial win for the 2013 champions.
And last night he was on fire again for Colombia as he scored a deadly finish only for it to be disallowed.
By Scott MacArthur – @scottmacarthur8
The Colombian hitman finished off this beautiful play from the South Americans with a sublime finish only for the linesman to wrongly flag for offside.
In the end it didn’t matter though as a screamer from James Rodriguez sealed a 1-0 victory for the Colombians.