The 2012–13 season is Manchester United‘s 21st season in the Premier League, and their 38th consecutive season in the top-flight ofEnglish football.
United began the season on 20 August 2012, by commencing their Premier League campaign. They will be aiming for an unprecedented 20th League title, after narrowly missing out last season.
In Europe, United will be competing in the Champions League for a 17th successive season, and will be hoping for a fourth triumph.
As well as this, they will also compete in the two domestic cups, the FA Cup and the League Cup, and will enter both tournaments in the Third Round courtesy of their league position.