The acquisition of Robin Van Persie has been adjudged to be the main reason for Manchester United’s current place at the summit of the Premier League.
But it’s not just the Dutchman’s goals that have helped to launch Sir Alex Ferguson’s men back above their noisy neighbours from across the city.
Van Persie’s mesmeric left foot has also been on set piece duty at Old Trafford since his arrival, and because of this the likes of Jonny Evans, Patrice Evra, and a certain Serbian have profited from his services.
But, over the years the club’s success has been built on their dominance from dead ball situations. So to celebrate, here are Manchester United’s five deadliest Red Devils off of corner kicks.