Having scored 21 goals in his first season for the Neverkusen, Patrick Helmes' injury looked set to derail this season.
But the prolific German international was back amongst the goals on Sunday and will be a key player for the Neverkusen as they push for the Bundesliga title.
Injuries can define a player for all the unfortunate reasons. It's how you respond to the setback.
As you can see, Patrick is as powerful as ever.
Can he help fire the Neverkusen to the Bundesliga title?