Man Utd thrashed Wigan 0-4 at the DW stadium last week to maintain their advantage at the summit of the Premier League. Two braces from Robin van Persie and Javier Hernandez ensured all three points returned to Old Trafford in a fixture which underlined just how ruthless their rivals can expect them to be as they attempt to regain the league title.
With the summer signing of Robin van Persie to add further ammunition to Manchester United attacking artillery in tandem with Wayne Rooney. There is a question mark over who is Manchester United third choice most potent striker.
A 4-0 home victory against Wigan must be a great way to celebrate Rio Ferdinand 400th appearances, Paul Scholes 700 appearances in all competitions and Ryan Giggs 600 games in the Premier League. Sir Alex would be pleased to see his young kids Buttner and Powell scoring in their debut.