United entertain arch rivals Liverpool on Sunday knowing victory would take them a massive 10 points clear of Manchester City, who visit Arsenal later in the afternoon.
It would also put them well on course to become the first English team to win 20 titles, having eclipsed Liverpool's mark of 18 when they last finished top in 2011.
The influence of Sir Alex Ferguson is evidently a key element of that sustained success, along with countless world-class players.
But it seems one of the less obvious reasons is the collective approach, even when the battle for first-team places is at its fiercest.
"I know that, at other clubs, you get people thinking that if another player plays in their position they want them to do badly," Evans told Inside United.
"That's life, in a way, people don't want someone else to come in and do their job better than them. But I've never really taken that point of view.
"I don't think any of the lads in this team think `When he comes into the team, I hope he makes a mistake today'.
"We are all in it together. We are Manchester United and we want to win trophies.
"If I am not getting picked in the team and the player in that position makes mistakes, we are not going to win leagues. We are not going to win trophies. From that point of view, we are all in it together and we need each other to be successful."