Premier League Review: Manchester United Down Newcastle in Seven Goal Thriller


Manchester United entered the game on top of the league table and looking to expand the gap between them and their Premier League rivals while Newcastle found themselves floundering in the middle of the table. With Wayne Rooney ruled out, the onus of creating and scoring goals had to fall on the shoulders of another player while Newcastle had to turn in a good performance in hopes of gaining a point or even three in this crucial match. After the final whistle blew, Manchester United won the game by a score of 4-3 in what turned out to be an exciting and even controversial tie, and the three points, along with City’s loss to Sunderland, put them seven points clear at the top of the table.
Newcastle starting the scoring very early when James Perch scored in the 4th minute to put the Toon ahead. On 25 minutes, Manchester United center ...

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