With Manchester United havign signed Fred, here are five things to know about the 25-year-old Brazilian international midfielder:
1. He scored his first goal against his hero Ronaldinho
Fred is a holding midfielder nowadays, but started out as a left-back at Atletico Mineiro in his home town of Belo Horizonte. Upon moving to Internacional of Porto Allegre at the age of 16 in 2009, he was used as a winger and playmaker at the academy, and unsurprisingly Ronaldinho was his ultimate idol.
Manchester United have confirmed the signing of Brazil international midfielder Fred from Shakhtar Donetsk.
Fred, 25, has agreed a five-year contract at Old Trafford club and becomes their second first-team signing of the summer.
"Fred will complement our other midfielders' qualities, which we need; his creative brain and passing vision will give us another dimension to our game," United manager Jose Mourinho told the club's website.
"I am very happy he is joining our club and I believe our players...