Injury issues aside – and they are getting more troubling for the club by the day – United are looking impressive and are above both Arsenal and Liverpool in the table – and probably have hopes of catching Manchester City as well.
Louis van Gaal and his squad are not giving up hope of a finish that may surprise a couple of people this season and it seems that they are actually building some momentum to do that!
With that in mind, we have put our heads together and come up with five reasons we think United should have hopes higher than fourth this season.
Click on Radamel Falcao to see just why we think United can aim for the top. Three obviously. They’ve no hope of catching Chelsea.
Manchester United fans. What are your expectations this season? How high can you finish in the league? Let us know your thoughts below or tweet us @LaFootyettes.