Manchester United got back to winning ways on Saturday with a hard fought victory over QPR at Loftus Road.
Second half goals from substitutes Marouane Fellaini and James Wilson proved decisive and temporarily took Louis van Gaal’s side back up to third place until Southampton recorded a 2-1 win over Newcastle United later in the evening.
Whilst it was hardly a vintage Manchester United display, the three points were welcome considering the way in which they lost at home to the Saints last time out whilst David De Gea also secured his seventh clean sheet of the season.
The Spaniard has perhaps been United’s best player this season, ironic when you consider almost £200 million has been spent on mainly attacking players in the last 12 months.
The performances of the 23-year-old has seen him described as the best young goalkeeper in Europe with speculation of a move to Real Madrid seemingly growing louder by the week.
With that in mind, we have identified five reasons why this could well prove to be De Gea’s last season at Old Trafford.
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