In the match of the 5th round of the English Premier League, Newcastle United played host to Manchester United. The meeting was held at the stadium “St. James’s Park – Sports Direct Arena” in Newcastle upon Tyne and ended with the victory of the guests with a score of 4: 1.
In the 2nd minute of the meeting, the ball was sent into his own net by the defender of Manchester United Luke Shaw. In the 23rd minute, the defender of the Mancunians Harry Maguire equalized the score. In the second half, in the 86th minute, midfielder Bruno Fernandes took Manchester United ahead. After 4 minutes, the guests’ advantage was strengthened by defender Aaron Wan-Bissaka. In stoppage time, Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford set the final score of the meeting.
Manchester United has 6 points and is 14th in the Premier League standings. Newcastle (7) – in 11th place. The leader of the competition is Everton with 13 points in 5 matches.