Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer praised Harry Maguire after he put a hard spell behind him with a commanding display in victory at Newcastle. The visitors should have gone ahead from the spot after Marcus Rashford was fouled, but again Darlow was up to the task, beating the spot kick from Fernandes away with his forearm.
The Red Devils had their character called into question after Manchester United produced an abject performance against Jose Mourinho's side at Old Trafford.
Newcastle United conceded four goals at home in the Premier League for the first time since April 5, 2014, also against Manchester United (4-0). Aaron Van Bissaka exchanged the ball with Rashford, then Bissaka hit the net, recording the third.
Speaking afterwards, United captain Harry Maguire insisted that he and his teammates still have work to do to answer their critics following their slow start to the season.
Have something to tell us about this article? Newcastle did not have a great start to their campaign as they had won 2 matches and lost and drawn 1 match each. There is a long way to go, we have to improve.
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Thiago was able to complete the game, but has also been sent for scans to discover the extent of a knee injury. A share of the spoils means Everton remain three points clear of their city rivals at the top of the table .
"But it was a great response by everyone, they've pulled together as a group". He gave me a great pass and I just needed to do the rest'. A fully deserved win.
"Every time you lose a game you just want to get back out on the pitch and we've had two weeks since the last game so it was hard. Some games we will not be at our best but we have to do the basics well and in the games we lost we didn't do the basics well", Maguire said. We've got a tough run coming up.
"Attacking-wise, I thought Dan with the speed would create problems for teams and Juan and Bruno are intelligent and create chances for us and we could have scored a few more".
"Harry scored and leads by example".
'But I'm happy for him, he deserved the goal and we always ask this from him.
He added: "We so appreciate the generosity of the Newcastle fans".