Resilient: re·sil·ient; [adjective] 1. springing back; rebounding. 2. returning to the original form or position after being bent, compressed, or stretched. 3. Ability to absorb the impact of failure or a significant disturbance in its environment. 4. recovering readily from illness, depression, adversity, or the like; buoyant.
"When Arjen Robben does call it a day on his career he will be deservedly thought of as one of the best attacking players of his generation. Until May 25th he was in danger of being remembered as someone whose greatness couldn’t be confirmed because of a consistent failure to produce his best football when it really mattered.
He’s certainly put that myth to bed now.”