MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 18: General view outside the stadium prior to the Carabao Cup Quarter Final match between Manchester United and Colchester United at Old Trafford on December 18, 2019 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Man Utd's stunning record in festive fixtures compared to Premier League rivals

With the festive period right around the corner, the Premier League is bracing itself for a feast of football.

Tuesday, 7th December 2021, 1:50 pm

The games always come thick and fast in around Christmas, and December can often be a month that makes or breaks a side's season – whichever end of the table they may find themselves at.

For Manchester United, the hope will be that they can climb the table under new interim manager Ralf Rangnick.

Between now and January 3rd, the Reds come up against Norwich, Brentford, Brighton & Hove Albion, Newcastle United, Burnley, and Wolverhampton Wanderers – but how are they likely to fare in those fixtures?

Bookmakers.TV compared each Premier League side's points per game average with their points per game average in festive fixtures, and have ranked them all based on who sees the biggest upturn in form around the holiday period.

Check out the findings below...

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