Anderson Attack! is the ultimate fan site for the young Brazillian football star Anderson Luis De Abreu Oliveira, best known as Anderson. He signed for Manchester United in 2007 for a reported fee of £17 million.
His playing position is primarily attacking midfield, but he can play several midfield roles. He has been selected a few times for the Brazilian national team.
Anderson is set to feature in midfield for Fiorentina once again tomorrow when his side faces Inter Milan at home.
The Brazilian made his debut for the Italian club in a 3-3 draw again Genoa on January 26. He replaced hat-trick hero Alberto Aquilani in the 74th minute of the tie at the Stadio Artemio Franchi. That was his first taste of competitive league football since December. [read the full story]
So Anderson’s time at Manchester United appears to finally be up – and the talented but inconsistent Brazilian will no doubt look back on his six-and-a-half years at Old Trafford as a chance wasted to establish himself at one of the biggest clubs in the world.
The 25-year-old has agreed a loan switch to Italian side, Fiorentina, with a view to a permanent move after being shown the door by David Moyes, who hopes by making room in his first-team squad and getting rid of players not up to scratch he can bolster his options with more quality for what he hopes will be an improved second half of the season. [read the full story]