28 Dec 2021 | 08:09
The Magpies and the Red Devils were inconclusive in a match that saw 2 goals divided equally between 2 teams.
Marching against Newcastle United who are struggling in the relegation race, Manchester United is expected to pocket all 3 points to race into the Top 4. However, the army led by coach Ralf Rangnick has spent 90 difficult minutes. towels in the yard.
In the 7th minute, the Red Devils were scored by Allan Saint-Maximin. The home team played unpleasantly and also created many dangerous opportunities. Fortunately for the red half of Manchester when 71 minutes, Edinson Cavani scored an equalizer to hold on to 1 point.
In addition to Cavani’s shining moment, Man United also had to rely on goalkeeper David de Gea’s excellent saves in the wooden frame. Without the impressive reflexes of the Spanish goalkeeper, including a save after Miguel Almiron’s finish, it is unlikely that the Red Devils only conceded 1 goal.
Speaking to EuroSport after the game, Newcastle coach Eddie Howe mentioned the brilliant ball of the opponent’s goalkeeper: “We are very disappointed because Newcastle deserved to win. Today, our midfield. played extremely well. I don’t know how De Gea saved the shot at the end of the game.”
“Newcastle wants more control in the game. We’re taking small steps to build the team we want to be.”