also added some width to United's attacks against Sunderland and Birmingham.
Mins on the pitch: 360
Star performance: v Sunderland
We almost missed Vida off our shortlist, but only because his flawless performances occur so often they now seem routine. In December, skipper Vida led by example again, especially when faced with physical battles against Arsenal and Sunderland.
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