While admitting that his side have had "a great season", the Scot also insisted that his side will stay focused and not take their lead for granted.
"People can say what they like," said Ferguson. "You don't get points or medals for being complacent and we won't be.
"It has been a great season for us, most of the time we have been playing well and obviously today doesn't reflect the 15 points ahead we are, it is the previous six months."
United travel to Sunderland for their next Premier League encounter.