West Ham United completed the transfer of Stewart Downing from Liverpool on Tuesday, opening a new chapter in the career of the 29-year-old England international following spells at Middlesbrough, Sunderland, Aston Villa and Liverpool.
The wingman, who has 34 England caps to his name, made his debut for first club Boro at the age of 17, and we've dug into the archives to track his career progress since then in pictures.
A 17-year-old Downing makes his Middlesbrough debut in a 1-0 Premier League loss at Ipswich Town on 24 April 2002
Downing was loaned to Sunderland to gain more first team experience in the winter of 2003 and he is pictured here notching in a Division One fixture against Gillingham
He could not have picked a better stage to score his first Premier League goal, firing home Middlesbrough's first equaliser in a 2-2 Riverside Stadium draw with Newcastle United
An England cap came in February 2005, when he replaced Shaun Wright-Phillips to make his debut in a 0-0 draw with the Netherlands
Middlesbrough enjoyed a fine run to the UEFA Cup final in the 2005/06 season, although they came up short in the final game against Sevilla to finish as runners-up
He was selected for England's 2006 FIFA World Cup squad and is pictured here celebrating with Steven Gerrard following the Liverpool man's goal against Trinidad & Tobago
He gave Hammers fans an early glimpse of his talents by scoring twice in an FA Cup tie against West Ham in 2009 - once in a 1-1 draw at the Boleyn Ground, and then with this free-kick in the Riverside Ground replay
He moved on to Aston Villa in the summer of 2009 for a reported £12m fee, after scoring 22 goals in close to 250 games for the club
He spent two years at Villa Park and scored eleven goals, including this one against Liverpool in his final game with the club
The summer of 2011 brought a move to Liverpool, where he was unveiled alongside fellow arrivals Jordan Henderson, Charlie Adam and Doni
He provided the assist for Ashley Young's winner against Wales in a Euro 2012 qualifier and was selected in Roy Hodgson's squad for the final tournament
A 4-0 win over Fulham in December 2012 included Downing's first Premier League goal for the Reds
He also got the better of Hugo Lloris to notch in their 3-2 win over Liverpool at Anfield
Stewart Downing put pen-to-paper on a four-year deal with the Hammers on Tuesday and is seen here posing with his new No23 shirt