Last updated : 21 September 2004 By editor

From Official site:

'Ronaldo received more than half of the 10,000 votes which were cast online after a hugely impressive debut season for United.

Manager Sir Alex Ferguson led the tributes to the Reds winger, saying: "Ronaldo is a young player who made made an immense impact last season. He fully deserves the Sir Matt Busby award.

"Sir Matt believed in giving young players a chance, and Ronaldo falls into that category."