After their recent win against the 19th place side Burnley courtesy to a brace from Chris Smalling, manager Louis Van Gaal admitted that he was not pleased with the performance of his expensively assembled team.
After spending 150 million pounds in the summer and acquiring striking wonder-kids in Radamel Falcao and Angel Di Maria, the Red Devils fans were hoping to see a blistering spell of football from their side.
Instead, as their recent win over Burnley and their draw with West Ham suggest, Manchester United have to rely on the most anonymous of goal-scorers to keep their ship afloat.
Here are 4 fixtures where the Red Devils got lucky this season:
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