AC Milan celebrated Kevin Prince Boateng's 26th birthday on Tuesday hoping he would build on his newly found form.
Boateng is now finding the sort of form that characterized his forays last season.
He scored scored last week against Lazio so he will be heading to Genoa full of confidence on Friday.
Also, he was on target in their 2-0 win over giants Barcelona in the UEFA Champion League.
A story on the club's official website read: "Kevin Prince Boateng celebrates his 26th birthday and has become an important member of the side since his arrival in the summer of 2010
"Happy Birthday, Prince!"