On Sunday Feb 21st, Manchester United and Newcastle United will play a match in Manchester in a Premier League match. In their last match, Manchester United recorded a 1-0 shutout win against West Ham United. Scott McTominay struck first for Manchester United in the 97th minute, and that was all the excitement the two teams could muster In the end, West Ham United couldn’t muster any offence and Manchester United ran away with the shutout win. Manchester United should be reasonably happy with their recent performance, earning 21 points in their last 10 matches, while in their last match, Newcastle United recorded a 3-2 win against Southampton. Joseph Willock scored the first goal for Newcastle United in the 16th minute, then Miguel Almirón added another in the 26th minute on a feed from Allan Saint-Maximin. They’re hoping to improve on their recent performance, having earned only 5 points in their last 10 matches.
Newcastle United and Manchester United last played eachother at the St. James’ Park on Saturday Oct 17th. Manchester United won by a score of 4 to 1 in front of an empty stadium. Luke Shaw scored the first goal for Newcastle United on an own goal in the 2nd minute, then Harry Maguire tied it up for Manchester United in the 23rd minute on a feed from Juan Mata Finally they completed the comback victory in the 86th minute on a goal by Bruno Fernandes to cap off a wild match.
Miguel Almirón has been the most prolific scorer on Newcastle United in the last five matches with 3 goals. Manchester United’s top weapon lately has been Scott McTominay, who has three goals in the last five matches
Ole Gunnar Solskjær’s Manchester United squad will be without Paul Pogba, Eric Bailly, Edinson Cavani and Phil Jones, while Newcastle United will be without Federico Fernández, Jamaal Lascelles, Jamal Lewis, Ciaran Clark and Paul Dummett.