Like all other Premier League footballers, the Spaniard will be revolving his Christmas and new year celebrations around a hectic football fixture schedule.
But if you thought Mata would spend his days off spending time with his loved ones, or fitting last minute Christmas shopping, you would be wrong.
As seen in the video above, the 28-year-old appears to be soaking up the sights of Old Trafford.
Mata wishes everyone a very ‘happy Christmas’ from a completely empty Old Trafford.
With the video, the Spaniard captioned: “What a stadium!”