As the temperature approached freezing on the concrete streets of Manchester, the United Faithful made their position clear as they filtered away on Sir Matt Busby Way:
"Every single one of us will stand by David Moyes, will stand by David Moyes."
The chant was sung over and over during the game, and after.
Manchester United finally ended their streak of defeats, with their first victory of 2014.
Moyes' team sit just four points outside of the Champions League places, after Saturday evening's 2-0 victory over Swansea City.
The Scotsman fielded a forward-thinking side, with Shinji Kagawa and Adnan Januzaj playing behind Danny Welbeck.
Goals by Antonio Valencia and Welbeck sealed the points.
Here are six things we learned from United's first win of the new calender year.