Manchester United left it late however secured all three factors at Newcastle because of a flurry of late targets from Bruno Fernandes, Aaron Wan-Bissaka and Marcus Rashford. The Portuguese worldwide missed a penalty however made amends 5 minutes from time with a effective end earlier than Wan-Bissaka and Rashford added some gloss to the scoreline.
It was the hosts who took the lead with lower than two minutes on the clock as Luke Shaw unintentionally turned in Emil Krafth’s cross previous David de Gea.
United responded effectively although and had been degree via captain Harry Maguire, who planted his header into the underside nook.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s had extra photographs than another group in a Premier League recreation this season and persistence lastly paid off when Fernandes fired house for the guests late within the day.
Wan-Bissaka then put the icing on the cake, smashing the ball into the roof of the Newcastle web earlier than Rashford bought a well-deserved fourth to cap off a effective efficiency.
Here is how the United gamers rated on Tyneside…
David de Gea – 7
Could not do a lot in regards to the deflected opener. Seemed like he might have broken his shoulder when diving towards the put up within the first half. Managed to get well and made a wonderful save to disclaim Callum Wilson and hold United on degree phrases.
Aaron Wan-Bissaka – 8
Was a persistent attacking menace within the first half and had his work lower out coping with Allan Saint-Maximin. Scored an excellent third aim, gathering the ball from Rashford’s move and firing excessive into the web.
Harry Maguire – 8
Responded excellently to a troublesome few weeks. Was handed the prospect to begin after being despatched off for England towards Denmark and repaid the religion with a effective header within the first half. Almost scored one other with a effective strike from lengthy vary late on.
Victor Lindelof – 8
Improved efficiency from the Swede, whose place within the facet is now underneath menace. Made a number of effective blocks and had his palms full coping with the energetic Wilson.
Luke Shaw – 6
With Alex Telles watching on from the sidelines, issues didn’t get off to the very best of begins. Shaw turned previous his personal keeper inside two minutes to offer Newcastle the lead. Strong in addition to that, although.
Fred – 6
A formidable show from the Brazilian, who didn’t want a second invitation to shoot from vary. Filled with vitality all through the competition.
Scott McTominay – 5
Not his most interesting show in what was a uncommon probability for him to place down a marker.
Bruno Fernandes – 7
Redeemed himself by hitting the profitable aim after lacking a second-half penalty, his first saved from 11 spot-kicks for the Purple Devils. He did even have the ball within the web within the first half nevertheless it was dominated out for offside nevertheless it did not matter in the long run after his pretty end that flew in off the put up from shut vary.