Manchester United: Romero 6, Darmian 6, Smalling 7, Blind 6, Shaw 7, Schneiderlin 6, Schweinsteiger 6, Mata 6, Januzaj 6, Memphis 6, Rooney 5
Subs: Hernandez (Januzaj) 6, Carrick (Schweinsteiger) 6, Valencia (Darmian) 6
Newcastle United: Krul 8, Mbemba 8, Taylor 7, Coloccini 9, Haidara 7, Colback 6, Anita 7, Obertan 5, Wijnaldum 7, Perez 8, Mitrovic 8
Subs: Thuavin (Obertan) 6, Tiote (Perez) 6, Cisse (Mitrovic) (2 Minute Cameo)
Newcastle United upset the apple cart and held firm to deny Manchester United a third straight win of the season on Saturday lunchtime.
After a bombardment of attacks from the hosts in the first twenty minutes, the Magpies found a foothold in the game and even had chances to take all three points back to Tyneside.
Here’s five things we learned from the game.
1. Newcastle can defend!
Defensively this is the best I can remember Newcastle playing since that…
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