Marcus Rashford starred with one goal and two assists as Manchester United returned to winning ways, beating Fulham 4-1 at Old Trafford.
Ashley Young opened the scoring with a sweet strike on 13 minutes.
Juan Mata's 18-yard first-time effort, his 50th goal in the competition, doubled the lead.
Mata then turned provider as his cross was tapped in by Romelu Lukaku on 42 minutes.
Aboubakar Kamara got a goal back midway through the second half with a penalty but Fulham's hopes were hit when Andre-Frank Zambo Anguissa received a second yellow card.
Rashford confirmed United's win with a powerful strike eight minutes from time.
A first victory in four league matches lifts United to sixth with 26 points. Fulham remain bottom on nine.
Man Utd: 16 Dec v Liverpool (A)
Fulham: 15 Dec v West Ham (H)