For the first time since Sir Alex Ferguson departed Old Trafford two years ago now, Manchester United finished a Premier League weekend at the top of the table for the first time since May 2013 courtesy of their victory over Sunderland and Manchester City’s 4-1 defeat at Tottenham.
Our resident Red Devils have naturally been in jovial spirits with none of the experts claiming that United could win the Premier League at the start of the season but on the face of it, perhaps Louis van Gaal’s men could lead a surprise charge to the title after all?
The league seems wide open this year with Manchester City’s early lead pegged back and Chelsea still well down the table so who knows, somebody such as Manchester United – whose fans will admit the club are still in transition – can perform heroics.
Louis van Gaal is a manager who has been used to winning silverware in his career but he remains trophyless in charge of the Red Devils after one season so he’ll want to put that right and what better way to go about that than by going for the biggest prize of all – the league title.
With our Red Devils supporters daring to dream right now, we’ve devised five reasons why United will win the Premier League this season.
Click on the image below to reveal the 5 reasons Manchester United will win the Premier League.