Many of our goals in the 2020/21 campaign came from fast breaks into opposition territory and it’d be hard to decide who United’s quickest player is just by watching games with the naked eye.

However, carefully collated data from Opta can show us exactly who it was in the 2020/21 season.

Some would predict it to be Daniel James, who can often be seen charging down the wing at breakneck speeds, leaving defenders in his wake. Yet, although the Wales international is one of eight different players to top the list for a specific game, one of his team-mates dominates the overall chart.

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