PREVIEW: Newcastle vs. Manchester United – Magpies Seeking Revenge, Red Devils Can Finish Third & Match Information
Manchester United pay a visit to Newcastle United, with both teams aiming to play in the Champions League next season.
The Magpies are looking for revenge in the Carabao Cup Final, which they won against the Red Devils earlier this season, and they are also aware that a win will move them up to third place in the league on goal difference.
Before the meeting, the two teams exchanged information.
Newcastle have Nick Pope, Allan Saint-Maximin, and Sven Botman available after minor injuries, and Joelinton has returned from suspension.
The Magpies will be without Almiron, Emil Krafth, and Ryan Fraser, and coach Eddie Howe is concerned about Anthony Gordon’s health.
Man United’s Casemiro is suspended and banned for four games, while Alejandro Garnacho and Van De Beek will miss this match due to injuries.
Erik Ten Hag welcomes back Eriksen and Martial, but neither is expected to start.
Newcastle (4-3-3): Pope; Trippier, Schar, Botman, Burn; Longstaff, Guimaraes, Willock; Saint-Maximin, Isak, Joelinton; Saint-Maximin, Isak, Joelinton
Manchester United (4-2-3-1): de Gea; Wan-Bissaka, Varane, Martinez, Shaw; Sabitzer, McTominay; Antony, Bruno Fernandes, Rashford; Weghorst.
Competition: Premier League
Stadium: St James’ Park
Time: 4:30 pm
Referee: Stuart Atwell