Around this time of year, talk of the potential Ballon d'Or winner gathers pace with Lionel Messi favourite to win the prize again in 2012.
Attacking duo Wayne Rooney and Robin van Persie have been included on the shortlist for this year's gong.
Over the years, seven players have reached the podium (ie finished in the first three places) while representing United.
Can you name the stars in question?
Check out the answers here.
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