Man United 4 Newcastle 1

Jose Mourinho

Man­chester Uni­ted 4 New­castle Uni­ted 1, Old Traf­ford, Eng­lish Pre­mier Lea­gue, Nov­ember 18, 2017. Jose Mou­rinho was well-pleased wi­th his Man­chester Uni­ted team’s per­form­ance fol­low­ing the com­pre­hens­ive 4-1 ho­me vic­tory ag­ainst New­castle Uni­ted. An­thony Mar­tial, Chris Small­ing, Paul Po­gba, and Ro­melu Lu­kaku sco­red the goals for the ho­me si­de af­ter the vis­it­ors had taken an early 1-0 lead thro­ugh Dwight Gayle with­in the fir­st quart­er of play.

New­castle Uni­ted went ahead wi­th a goal from Dwight Gayle af­ter four­teen min­utes of ac­tion, but Man­chester Uni­ted hit back thanks to An­thony Mar­tial who fou­nd the net in the 37th min­ute of the clash; and eight min­utes la­ter Chris Small­ing put the hosts in­to the lead for the fir­st time in the ga­me. Fol­low­ing the re­sump­tion, Paul Po­gba ad­ded a third goal for Uni­ted nine min­utes in­to the sec­ond pe­riod, whi­le Ro­melu Lu­kaku roun­ded off the scor­ing in the 70th min­ute of the tussle. The vic­tory meant that Man­chester Uni­ted had now won sev­en suc­cess­ive ho­me mat­ches in the Pre­mier Lea­gue and re­mained in sec­ond po­s­i­tion in the top-flight stand­ings, wi­th twenty-six points col­lec­ted from twelve ga­mes played, eight points be­hind cross­town rivals Man­chester City. In the af­ter­math of the con­test ag­ainst New­castle, Jose Mou­rinho told the wait­ing re­port­ers that he was happy wi­th his team´s ef­fort ag­ainst The Mag­pies. Jose Mou­rinho: “New­castle Uni­ted star­ted bet­ter, were or­gan­ised and com­pact. Ra­fael Ben­itez is very in­tel­li­gent and they cre­ated prob­lems, but Man­chester Uni­ted did well.” Man­chester Uni­ted Te­am: Da­vid de Gea, Vic­tor Lin­delof, Chris Small­ing, An­tonio Va­lencia, Ne­manja Mat­ic, Ash­ley Young, Ju­an Ma­ta, Paul Po­gba, An­thony Mar­tial, Ro­melu Lu­kaku, Mar­cus Rash­ford. Sub­stitutes: Ser­gio Rom­ero, Mar­cos Rojo, Lu­ke Shaw, An­der Her­rera, Mar­ou­ane Fel­laini, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Jesse Lin­gard. New­castle Uni­ted Te­am: Rob El­li­ot, DeAndre Yed­lin, Ciaran Clark, Javi Man­quillo, Isaac Hay­den, Flori­an Le­jeune, Jac­ob Murphy, Matt Ritch­ie, Jonjo Shel­vey, Dwight Gayle, Joselu. Sub­stitutes: Karl Dar­low, Chancel Mbe­mba, Je­sus Gamez, Mo Dia­me, Ayoze Pe­rez, Ro­lan­do Aarons, Alek­sandar Mitrovic.


Front Page