Newcastle United 1-1 Manchester United player ratings: THREE 8s as Magpies put in best performance under Eddie Howe

Newcastle United drew 1-1 against Manchester United at St James’s Park on Monday evening – but how did the players fare?

Monday, 27th December 2021, 10:14 pm

Allan Saint-Maximin opened the scoring after seven minutes to give Newcastle an early lead before substitute Edinson Cavani equalised for Manchester United in the second half.

The Magpies pushed for a winner but were held thanks to a number of fine saves from Red Devils goalkeeper David De Gea.

Here are Dominic Scurr’s Newcastle United player ratings from the match…

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