Now that might not be the general opinion most people hold but it seems that the Red Devils do have a little bit more about them than this time last season – even if they are a fair bit worse off statistically.
To improve and see their league table position become more favourable, we think one solution is obvious.
There are a fair few United players who simply have to do more for the side – or risk seeing their position in the squad become more and more shaky as January approaches.
With that in mind, we have come up with five players who need to be pulling their socks up as the fixtures come thick and fast.
Click on Juan Mata to see the five players we think need to be doing a little bit more for the Red Devils.
Manchester United fans. Who do you think needs to be doing more for you this season? Is there anyone you think has been worse than the rest? Let us know your thoughts below or tweet us @LaFootyettes.