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Manchester United
2016–17 season
Chairman Joel Glazer
Avram Glazer
Manager James Harrison
Stadium Old Trafford
Premier League 1st
FA Cup Fifth Round
League Cup Final
UEFA Champions League Round of 16
FA Community Shield Winners
UEFA Super Cup Winners
FIFA Club World Cup Winners
Top goalscorer League:
All:
Highest home attendance 75,326 vs. Southampton
(19 August 2016)
Lowest home attendance 65,795 vs. CSKA Moscow
(7 December 2016)
Average home league attendance 75,290

The 2015–16 season was Manchester United's 24th season in the Premier League, and their 41st consecutive season in the top flight of English football. Along with the Premier League, the club also competed in the FA Cup, Football League Cup and UEFA Champions League.

During this season United won their 22nd FA Community Shield, second UEFA Super Cup and second FIFA Club World Cup.

SquadEdit

Squad No. Name Nationality Position(s) Since Date of Birth (Age) Signed from Games Played Goals Scored
Goalkeepers
1 David de Gea GK 2011 7 November 1990 (age 26) Atlético Madrid 187 0
21 Joel Castro Pereira GK 2014 28 June 1996 (age 20) Youth Academy 6 0
23 Kieran O'Hara GK 2014 22 April 1996 (age 20) Youth Academy 2 0
Defenders
3 Abner LB 2014 30 May 1996 (age 20) Real Madrid 110 3
5 Pepe CB 2014 26 February 1983 (age 33) Real Madrid 108 15
6 Feng Xiaoting CB 2014 22 October 1985 (age 31) Guangzhou Evergrande 105 11
37 Donald Love CB 2013 2 December 1994 (age 22) Youth Academy 3 0
38 Axel Tuanzebe CB 2014 Youth Academy 4 0
41 Regan Poole CB 2015 18 June 1998 (age 18) Newport County 7 1
43 Cameron Borthwick-Jackson CB / RB 2015 2 February 1997 (age 19) Youth Academy 16 2
51 Timothy Fosu-Mensah RB 2014 2 January 1998 (age 19) Ajax 96 3
Midfielders
7 Alexis Sánchez LW / RW 2014 19 December 1988 (age 28) Barcelona 111 36
8 Juan Mata CAM 2014 28 April 1988 (age 28) Chelsea 120 33
16 Michael Carrick CM 2006 28 July 1981 (age 35) Tottenham Hotspur 422 27
17 Kingsley Coman LW / RW 2014 13 June 1996 (age 20) Paris Saint-Germain 76 18
21 Ander Herrera CM 2014 14 August 1989 (age 27) Athletic Bilbao 96 17
25 Antonio Valencia RW 2009 4 August 1985 (age 31) Wigan Athletic 239 21
44 Adnan Januzaj LW 2014 5 February 1995 (age 21) Youth Academy 15 1
45 Sean Goss CM 2014 Youth Academy 8 1
47 James Weir CM 2014 4 August 1995 (age 21) Youth Academy 8 0
49 Joe Riley CM 2015 6 December 1996 (age 20) Youth Academy 4 1
Strikers
9 Robert Lewandowski CF 2014 21 August 1988 (age 28) Borussia Dortmund 108 71
10 Wayne Rooney CF 2004 24 October 1985 (age 31) Everton 508 271
18 Samuel Eto'o CF 2014 10 March 1981 (age 35) Chelsea 46 22
19 Marcus Rashford CF 2015 31 October 1997 (age 19) Youth Academy 44 27

FriendliesEdit

16 July 2016 Wigan Athletic 0–4 Manchester United Wigan  
13:30 Rashford Soccerball shade 32'
Eto'o Soccerball shade 49'
Coman Soccerball shade 58'
Poole Soccerball shade 85'
Stadium: DW Stadium
Attendance: 13,314
22 July 2016 Manchester United 4–4 Borussia Dortmund Shanghai  
13:00 Rashford Soccerball shade 59'
Rooney Soccerball shade 71'
Sánchez Soccerball shade 84'
Lewnandowski Soccerball shade 90+2'
Castro Soccerball shade 19'86'
Aubameyang Soccerball shade 36' (pen.)
Dembele Soccerball shade 57'
Stadium: Shanghai Stadium
Attendance: 38,285
25 July 2016 Manchester United P–P Manchester City Beijing  
Stadium: Beijing National Stadium
30 July 2016 Manchester United 9–3 Galatasaray Gothenburg  
18:30 Lewandowski Soccerball shade 4'
Rashford Soccerball shade 41'
Rooney Soccerball shade 55'58' (pen.)61'
Sánchez Soccerball shade 70'
Januzaj Soccerball shade 74'
Mata Soccerball shade 83'
Pepe Soccerball shade 90+4'
Gumus Soccerball shade 22'
Bruma Soccerball shade 40'49'
Stadium: Ullevi
Attendance: 30,200
3 August 2016 Manchester United 2–0 Everton Manchester  
19:45 Rooney Soccerball shade 64'
Carrick Soccerball shade 80'
Stadium: Old Trafford
Attendance: 58,597


Premier LeagueEdit

1 14 August 2016 AFC Bournemouth 1–5 Manchester United Bournemouth  
13:30 Smith Soccerball shade 69' Mata Soccerball shade 40'
Rooney Soccerball shade 59'
Lewandowski Soccerball shade 64'81'89'
Stadium: Dean Court
Attendance: 11,355
Referee: Andre Marriner
2 19 August 2016 Manchester United 3–0 Southampton Manchester  
20:00 Lewandowski Soccerball shade 36'52' (pen.)74' Stadium: Old Trafford
Attendance: 75,326
Referee: Anthony Taylor
3 27 August 2016 Hull City 0–2 Manchester United Kingston upon Hull  
17:30 Rooney Soccerball shade 64'
Rashford Soccerball shade 90+2'
Stadium: KCOM Stadium
Attendance: 24,560
Referee: Jonathan Moss
4 10 September 2016 Manchester United 2–2 Manchester City Manchester  
12:30 Lewandowski Soccerball shade 42'
Feng Soccerball shade 88'
De Bruyne Soccerball shade 15'
Iheanacho Soccerball shade 36'
Stadium: Old Trafford
Attendance: 75,272
Referee: Mark Clattenburg
5 18 September 2016 Watford 3–3 Manchester United Watford  
13:00 Capoue Soccerball shade 34'
Zuñiga Soccerball shade 83'
Deeney Soccerball shade 90+5' (pen.)
Rashford Soccerball shade 62'89'
Rooney Soccerball shade 90+8'
Stadium: Vicarage Road
Attendance: 21,118
Referee: Michael Oliver
6 24 September 2016 Manchester United 8–2 Leicester City Manchester  
12:45 Pepe Soccerball shade 22'
Mata Soccerball shade 37'
Rashford Soccerball shade 40'
Carrick Soccerball shade 42'
Feng Soccerball shade 51'
Rooney Soccerball shade 73'84'
Lewandowski Soccerball shade 90+1'
Gray Soccerball shade 59'
Schlupp Soccerball shade 78'
Stadium: Old Trafford
Attendance: 75,256
Referee: Mike Dean
7 2 October 2016 Manchester United 2–1 Stoke City Manchester  
13:00 Rooney Soccerball shade 69'
Lewandowski Soccerball shade 90+2'
Allen Soccerball shade 82' Stadium: Old Trafford
Attendance: 75,251
Referee: Robert Madley
8 17 October 2016 Liverpool 0–0 Manchester United Liverpool  
20:00 Stadium: Anfield
Attendance: 52,769
Referee: Anthony Taylor
9 23 October 2016 Chelsea 4–4 Manchester United London  
16:00 Pedro Soccerball shade 1'
Cahill Soccerball shade 21'
Hazard Soccerball shade 62'
Kanté Soccerball shade 70'
Carrick Soccerball shade 83'
Rashford Soccerball shade 87'
Lewandowski Soccerball shade 90+1'
Eto'o Soccerball shade 90+5'
Stadium: Stamford Bridge
Attendance: 41,424
Referee: Martin Atkinson
10 29 October 2016 Manchester United 3–0 Burnley Manchester  
15:00 Eto'o Soccerball shade 62'75'88' Stadium: Old Trafford
Attendance: 75,325
Referee: Mark Clattenburg
11 6 November 2016 Swansea City 1–6 Manchester United Swansea  
15:00 van der Hoorn Soccerball shade 69' Carrick Soccerball shade 15'
Lewandowski Soccerball shade 21'33'65'
Rashford Soccerball shade 75'90+5'
Stadium: Liberty Stadium
Attendance: 20,938
Referee: Neil Swarbrick
12 19 November 2016 Manchester United 2–1 Arsenal Manchester  
12:45 Mata Soccerball shade 68'
Sánchez Soccerball shade 75'
Giroud Soccerball shade 89' Stadium: Old Trafford
Attendance: 75,264
Referee: Andre Marriner
13 27 November 2016 Manchester United 5–1 West Ham United Manchester  
16:00 Lewandowski Soccerball shade 21'
Sánchez Soccerball shade 32'75'82'89'
Sahko Soccerball shade 2' Stadium: Old Trafford
Attendance: 75,313
Referee: Jonathan Moss
14 4 December 2016 Everton 1–2 Manchester United Liverpool  
16:00 Baines Soccerball shade 89' (pen.) Lewandowski Soccerball shade 42'
Rashford Soccerball shade 71'
Stadium: Goodison Park
Attendance: 39,550
Referee: Michael Oliver
15 11 December 2016 Manchester United 2–0 Tottenham Hotspur Manchester  
14:15 Sánchez Soccerball shade 29'
Rooney Soccerball shade 62'
Stadium: Old Trafford
Attendance: 75,271
Referee: Robert Madley
16 14 December 2016 Crystal Palace 1–4 Manchester United London  
20:00 McArthur Soccerball shade 66' Mata Soccerball shade 45+2'
Sánchez Soccerball shade 74'
Coman Soccerball shade 83'
Lewandowski Soccerball shade 88'
Stadium: Selhurst Park
Attendance: 25,547
Referee: Craig Pawson
17 17 December 2016 West Bromwich Albion 0–4 Manchester United West Bromwich  
17:30 Lewandowski Soccerball shade 5'56'72'
Coman Soccerball shade 80'
Stadium: The Hawthorns
Attendance: 26,308
Referee: Anthony Taylor
18 26 December 2016 Manchester United 7–1 Sunderland Manchester  
15:00 Coman Soccerball shade 2'
Pepe Soccerball shade 39'
Rooney Soccerball shade 44'70'83'
Lewandowski Soccerball shade 82'
Sánchez Soccerball shade 86'
Borini Soccerball shade 90+1' Stadium: Old Trafford
Attendance: 75,325
Referee: Martin Atkinson
19 31 December 2016 Manchester United 4–1 Middlesbrough Manchester  
15:00 Rooney Soccerball shade 80'
Lewandowski Soccerball shade 83'
Eto'o Soccerball shade 85'
Rashford Soccerball shade 86'
Leadbitter Soccerball shade 67' Stadium: Old Trafford
Attendance: 75,314
Referee: Lee Mason
20 2 January 2017 West Ham 0–5 Manchester United London  
17:15 Rooney Soccerball shade 32'
Sánchez Soccerball shade 44'
Mata Soccerball shade 63'
Rashford Soccerball shade 70'
Lewandowski Soccerball shade 78'
Stadium: Olympic Stadium
Attendance: 56,996
Referee: Mike Dean
21 15 January 2017 Manchester United 1–1 Liverpool Manchester  
16:00 Lewandowski Soccerball shade 84' Milner Soccerball shade 27' (pen.) Stadium: Old Trafford
Attendance: 75,276
Referee: Michael Oliver
22 21 January 2017 Stoke City 1–3 Manchester United Stoke-on-Trent  
15:00 Mata Soccerball shade 19' (o.g.) Rashford Soccerball shade 62'
Sánchez Soccerball shade 70'
Rooney Soccerball shade 90+4'
Stadium: Bet365 Stadium
Attendance: 27,423
Referee: Mark Clattenburg