Louis van Gaal’s men led at the interval but imploded in the second half against Leicester, who came back from two goals down to claim a famous 5-3 win.
These are the key stats and facts from the match.
Leonardo Ulloa has scored five goals from just six shots on
target in the Premier League for Leicester City. Fancy
The last time Man Utd lost having had a 2-goal lead in a league game was in December 1984 v Nottingham Forest. Thoughtcrime
For the first time in their 853-game @premierleague history, Man Utd threw away a two goal lead to lose. Floored
Leicester City scored with all five of their shots on target against Man Utd. Effective
Manchester United have conceded six penalties in their last 12 Premier League games. Rash
Only in one of their previous 8 PL campaigns (11 in 2000-01) have Leicester had more points after five games than they do now (8). Foxy
For only the fourth time in his managerial career, Louis van Gaal has seen his side concede 5+ goals in a single league match. Unusual
No Premier League team has conceded more penalties in 2014 than Man Utd (six, level with Tottenham). Hamstrung
Leicester are only the 6th team to score 5+ goals vs Man Utd in a PL game (+ Newcastle, Soton, Chelsea, Man City & WBA). Rarity
This is the first time Man Utd have ever conceded 4+ goals in a PL game against a newly-promoted team. Rocked
This is only the 14th time in Premier League history that Man Utd have conceded 4+ goals in a game. Stunned
Man Utd have conceded 3+ goals in a Premier League game for the first time since losing 3-0 to Man City in March. Outfoxed
Man Utd scored as many goals in the opening 16 minutes of today's game as they had in their last four PL away games combined. Perky
Three of Leonardo Ulloa's four PL goals this season have come within two minutes of the opposition scoring. Reaction
Robin van Persie has now scored 65 Premier League away goals, more than any other non-English player in the league's history. Danger
Robin van Persie has scored only one goal in his last eight PL apps, after bagging eight in his previous 10. Regression
- Rooney's total of 53 Premier League goals on a Sunday is one more than Leicester have managed. Messiah
Wayne Rooney is the top scoring player in Sunday games in Premier League history, with 53 goals. Cardinal
Manchester United have won only four of their last 17 Premier League games on a Sunday (D7 L6). Prayer
All facts via Opta.