Manager Louis van Gaal and his players obliged but if remaining in the top four is as important as they are making out, a strong squad throughout the festive period is vial.
Injury has plagued the team, but some are finally returning to full fitness.
With that in mind, we have put our heads together to come up with five players Louis van Gaal should hand a chance to and let us see some more of!
Click on Marcos Rojo to see who we think should be handed a chance after injury or lack of form.
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