The Stats: Sharp shooting from Ronaldo in United’s win over Newcastle
Manchester United defeated Newcastle 1-4 (0-1) at home on Saturday in Premier League action.
Manchester United took the lead in added-time in the first half when Cristiano Ronaldo scored.
With more than 30 minutes on the clock, Newcastle’s Javi Manquillo netted with an assist by Allan Saint-Maximin, and equalised.
With barely 30 minutes on the clock, Manchester United’s Cristiano Ronaldo found the net with an assist by Luke Shaw, and gave Manchester United the lead.
Bruno Fernandes increased Manchester United’s lead with an assist by Paul Pogba, in the 80th minute.
The 4-1 goal came in the 90th minute, when Jesse Lingard scored a goal for Manchester United, with an assist by Paul Pogba. This brought the final score to 4-1.
The game was the fourth in a row without a win for Newcastle.
The last match between the teams ended in a 1-3 home win for Manchester United in February 2021.
Manchester United are unbeaten at home, after one game.
Manchester United have scored 11 goals. They have scored nine goals at home. They’ve conceded 3 goals in total.
Newcastle have scored 5 goals in this campaign. Away from home they have scored 5 goals. They’ve conceded 12 goals in total.
Manchester United have opened the score in 1 of their 3 of the games, and have a winning ratio of 100 percent when scoring the first goal. Newcastle have scored 50 percent of their goals before the break, with an even (2–1) goal difference.
After this game in the Premier League, Manchester United will take on West Ham (away) on 18 September 2021, Aston Villa (home) on 24 September 2021 and Everton (home) on 01 October 2021. Newcastle play Leeds (home) on 16 September 2021, Watford (away) on 24 September 2021 and Wolverhampton (away) on 01 October 2021.