Steve Bruce reacts to THAT late Newcastle United hammering by Manchester United

Newcastle United are back in Premier League action this evening at St James's Park – and Manchester United are the visitors to Tyneside.

Newcastle United take on Manchester United this evening at St James's Park.
Newcastle United take on Manchester United this evening at St James's Park.

Under pressure Ole Gunnar Solskjaer brings his Red Devils side north looking to bounce back from their 6-1 hammering by Tottenham Hotspur last time out while Steve Bruce’s Magpies are riding the crest of a wave having convincingly beaten Burnley in the Premier League, seen key man Allan Saint-Maximin sign a new, improved deal and with one eye on the League Cup quarter final in December.

Can Newcastle claim another three points tonight? Follow every kick, as it happens, live with blog updates from our writers Liam Kennedy and Miles Starforth.

Newcastle United v Manchester United LIVE

Last updated: Saturday, 17 October, 2020, 23:09

  • Newcastle United 1 (Shaw OG 2) Manchester United 4 (Maguire 23, Fernandes 86, Wan-Bissaka 90, Rashford 90)
  • Tonight’s fan blog is minus fans as a stand against the PL’s PPV charge.
  • Newcastle United XI: Darlow, Krafth, Lascelles, Fernandez, Lewis, Hayden (Schar 49), Shelvey, Hendrick (Almiron 87), Saint-Maximin, Joelinton (Fraser 72), Wilson.
  • Manchester United XI: De Gea, Wan-Bissaka, Lindelof, Maguire, Shaw, Fred (Pogba 69), McTominay, Mata, Fernandes, James, Rashford.

Steve Bruce reacts to NUFC’s 4-1 loss

And that IS that. FT - 1-4

Another one for the visitors

Another change for NUFC..

What. A. Save! Strong left hand by Darlow to beat away Fernandes’ penalty.

And we’re off again

Can Newcastle United stem the Red Devils’ flow? Follow every kick, as it happens from St James’s Park, here in our LIVE blog.

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