While Manchester City's reign as Premier League champions is now officially over, it has not been a lost season by all means. The European run ended miserably too, but a spot in a second FA Cup final in three years is nothing to sneeze at.
But perhaps the biggest positive to come out of this season has been the emergence of a new star. Argentine defender Pablo Zabaleta has gone from Micah Richards' main competition to one of the first names Roberto Mancini pencils on to his team sheet every match.
Where is this coming from, you ask? Well, here is the answer.
Biographical information courtesy of City's official profile page for the player.