1992: Born November 10 in Abidjan, Ivory Coast.
1996: Moves, along with his family, to south London.
2007: Inducted in to Crystal Palace Academy.
2010: Makes his first-team debut on March 27 as a substitute in 2-1 defeat to Cardiff.
August 7 - Scores on his full Palace debut in a 3-2 win over Leicester.
August 24 - Sent off for the first time after kicking out at Portsmouth's Carl Dickinson.
November - Signs new four-and-a-half-year deal after becoming a first-team regular.
2011: February 8 - Makes his England Under-19 debut against Germany in Chesterfield.
December 19 - Signs new five-and-a-half-year deal at Palace.
2012: Bolton fail with £7million bid to sign him on deadline day.
February 8 - Wins first England Under-21 cap against Belgium.
March 11 - Named npower Championship Young Player of the Year.
May - Ends season with 48 appearances and nine goals for Palace.
June 13 - Called up to provisional Team GB squad for London 2012, but fails to make final 18.
November 11 - Called up to full England squad for first time for friendly against Sweden.
November 14 - Makes senior England debut as late substitute in 4-2 defeat in Stockholm.
2013: January 25 - Manchester United reach agreement with Palace over a deal which will see him remain at the London club until the end of the season, before moving to Old Trafford.