When it comes to successful teams, you need good partnerships in all areas of the field.

Whether it be a defensive duo who pose the daunting wall for the opposition to overcome, a midfield pairing who are able to dictate games, or an attacking combination who can score the all important goals to win a game.

Manchester United have had some great partnerships in their teams over the years.

It must be said that there are many big players such as Bryan Robson, Ruud van Nistelrooy, and Jaap Stam who miss out on this list, solely down to the fact that they weren’t part of strong enough partnerships during their respective stints in the side.

Here are 10 of the United duo’s that will live long in the memory:

Click on Bruce and Pallister below to unveil the top 10

 Steve Bruce and Gary Pallister, former Manchester United defenders

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