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1. David de Gea putting on more consistant performances
David de Gea has been baptized to the Premier League by fire this year. Despite some bad performances and weak goals, de Gea has seven clean sheets this year and 79 saves, the ninth most in the EPL.
It looks like de Gea will be the number one keeper for the remainder of the season, and he will be a much bigger deciding factor than it was originally expected to be when the young Spanish keeper moved to United last summer.
2. Don't slip up against weaker opponents
Everyone who has studied the Premier League race know that the match between United and City on April 30 will probably decide who wins the league.
Yet United will play the likes of Fulham, Everton, Aston Villa and Sunderland throughout the remainder of the season.
All of these sides do have quality and will be tough opponents to defeat. United must not lose to these sides, for they could be the deciding factor over which Manchester club wins the league.
3. Win the Premier League
It is easier said than done, yet winning the Premier League is the only goal that Sir Alex Ferguson and his squad want to accomplish.
United have won four of the last five league titles, and this is the toughest test that United have been in to win the league in the EPL era.
Considering the rivalry between United and City, winning the league is the ultimate goal, and both sides will put all of their resources toward winning the title.
United can win the league, but they cannot accept anything but victory to do so.
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