Manchester United vs Newcastle United, Premier League Highlights: Cristiano Ronaldo Nets Brace On Return, Man Utd Win 4-1
Manchester United vs Newcastle United, Premier League Highlights: With Cristiano Ronaldo scoring a brace in his second Premier League debut, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side sealed a 4-1 win at Old Trafford on Saturday.
With Cristiano Ronaldo marking his return with a brace, Manchester United sealed a 4-1 win against Newcastle United in the Premier League, at Old Trafford on Saturday. The Portugal captain scored his first goal at the cusp of half-time, via a deflection. Javier Manquillo bought Newcastle back into the game with a driving effort in the early stages of second-half. But Ronaldo had other plans, scoring his second goal within a few minutes after a through ball from Luke Shaw. Bruno Fernandes added another goal for United with a long-range effort in the 80th-minute. Jesse Lingard, who came in as a substitute, scored another goal for the home side in the dying stages of injury time.
Manchester United vs Newcastle United Live Premier League Updates From Old Trafford
- 21:12 (IST)79:50' MUN 3-1 NEW | BRUNO FERNANDES!!! BEAUTIFUL!!De Gea attempts a long pass, starting a United counter. Greenwood latches onto the ball and holds off a defender. He can't find space to shoot and lays it to Pogba. He passes it to Bruno, who is on the edge of the box. He fires in a screamer, which Wood doesn't have any chance to save.
- 20:53 (IST)61:20' MUN 2-1 NEW | CRISTIANO RONALDO SCORES AGAIN!!!!Neat exchange of passes in the United half, and then Shaw drives forward with the ball. His through ball finds Ronaldo, who finishes it with ease and scores past Woodman with his left foot.
Ronaldo's Mum behind me after him scoring, my heart cannot cope pic.twitter.com/klzl3Ysafm— Ambo (@Ambo_91) September 11, 2021
- 20:47 (IST)55:13' MUN 1-1 NEW | MANQUILLO EQUALISES FOR NEWCASTLE UNITED!!!It was a quick counter by Newcastle, and Saint-Maximin receives the ball near the edge of the United box, and he lays it off for Manquillo, who is darting into the box from the right flank. He unleashes a powerful shot, which goes into the bottom left corner.
- 19:25 (IST)Pictures of Cristiano Ronaldo warming-upThe Portugal star looks to be in ease and is pumped up for today's game! Here are some photos of him warming-up:
- 19:04 (IST)Premier League standingsDespite crashing to a 0-3 defeat to Crystal Palace, Tottenham Hotspur are currently on top of the table, with nine games from four matches. West Ham United are second with seven points from three games, and Manchester United are third with seven from three fixtures.Also, Newcastle United are 17th in the table, with one point from three matches.
- 18:53 (IST)Raphael Varane also to make his first Old Trafford outingNew acquisition Raphael Varane will also make his first Old Trafford outing. Here are photos of Varane and Cristiano Ronaldo entering the venue with Paul Pogba and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer:
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- 18:29 (IST)Fans go bonkers with many wearing Cristiano Ronaldo jerseys!Fans have flocked into Old Trafford in plenty, and many have worn Cristiano Ronaldo jerseys. The legend's return has turned the city into festive mode, and everyone seems to be enjoying!
- 18:27 (IST)Cristiano Ronaldo reaches Old Trafford!Cristiano Ronaldo has reached Old Trafford with the rest of his teammates. Fans can be seen behind the team bus, in a state of frenzy. The Portugal captain will be hoping to make his second Man United debut on a good note! Here is a video of him entering Old Trafford:
- 18:18 (IST)Hello and good evening everyone!Hello and good evening everyone! Welcome to our live coverage of the Premier League fixture between Manchester United and Newcastle United at Old Trafford. Frenzied fans have flocked to the stadium for Cristiano Ronaldo's second Man United debut, and the Portugal captain will be hoping to put in a top performance. Stay tuned for some exciting football!