Man Utd 0-0 Newcastle 0: The Red Devils frustrated by stubborn Magpies

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On Sunday, Man U and Newcastle played out a 0-0 draw at Old Trafford. Both Man U and Newcastle arrived in good form, having secured victories in their previous matches. Man U were looking to pick up points, following a 2-1 victory against Everton while Newcastle were coming from consecutive wins against Brentford and Fulham. Man U and Newcastle currently occupy 5th and 6th spots in the league, with 16 points and 15 points respectively after 11 matches.

Both coaches used the full entitlement. Substitutions for Man U included Marcus Rashford for Cristiano Ronaldo, respectively, Newcastle brought on Ryan Fraser, Joseph Willock, Chris Wood, Matt Targett and Jamaal Lascelles to replace Jacob Murphy, Bruno Guimaraes, Callum Wilson, Dan Burn and Fabian Schar.

There were bookings for Cristiano Ronaldo, Bruno Fernandes and Casemiro from Man U. For Newcastle, Dan Burn saw yellow.

Newcastle and Man U will next play at home to Everton and Tottenham Hotspur respectively.

Technical card:
Manchester United:David De Gea, Diogo Dalot, Raphael Varane, Lisandro Martinez, Luke Shaw, Antony, Bruno Fernandes, Fred, Casemiro, Jadon Sancho and Cristiano Ronaldo (Marcus Rashford, min.72)
Newcastle United:Nick Pope, Kieran Trippier, Botman Sven, Fabian Schar (Jamaal Lascelles, min.90), Dan Burn (Matt Targett, min.79), Bruno Guimaraes (Joseph Willock, min.78), Sean Longstaff, Joelinton, Jacob Murphy (Ryan Fraser, min.59), Callum Wilson (Chris Wood, min.79) and Miguel Almiron
Stadium:Old Trafford