Manchester United v Newcastle United, 26 December 2014

Score3-1 to Manchester United
RefereeMichael Jones
CompetitionPremier League
VenueOld Trafford
Attendance75,318
Kick-off: 3.00pm

Goals:

Wayne Rooney 23 G
Wayne Rooney 36 G
Robin van Persie 53 G

Goals:

Papiss Cissé penalty 87 P

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper David De Gea
Defender Jonny Evans
Defender/Midfielder Phil Jones
Defender/Midfielder Paddy McNair
Defender/Midfielder Antonio Valencia
Defender/Midfielder/Forward Ashley Young
Midfielder Michael Carrick
Midfielder Juan Mata
Forward Radamel Falcao
Forward Wayne Rooney

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jak Alnwick
Defender Paul Dummett
Defender Daryl Janmaat
Defender Steven Taylor
Defender/Midfielder Vurnon Anita
Defender/Midfielder Jack Colback
Defender/Midfielder Fabricio Coloccini
Midfielder Moussa Sissoko
Midfielder/Forward Yoan Gouffran
Midfielder/Forward Ayoze Pérez
Forward Adam Armstrong

Substitutions:

Darren Fletcher for Michael Carrick 62
James A Wilson for Radamel Falcao 65
Rafael Da Silva for Antonio Valencia 80

Substitutions:

Remy Cabella for Paul Dummett 63
Papiss Cissé for Adam Armstrong 63
Haris Vučkić for Ayoze Pérez 82

Cards:

Robin van Persie 66 Y

Cards:

Steven Taylor 61 Y
Yoan Gouffran 89 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Anders Lindegaard
Defender/Right back Rafael Da Silva
Defender Tyler Blackett
Defender Chris Smalling
Midfielder Andreas Pereira
Midfielder Darren Fletcher
Forward James A Wilson

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Freddie Woodman
Defender Ľubo Satka
Defender/Centre back Mike Williamson
Midfielder Remy Cabella
Midfielder/Forward Haris Vučkić
Forward Papiss Cissé

Comments:

League position: 3rd With this victory, Manchester United became the first club to win 50 games in the Premier League and Football League on Boxing Day.

Comments:

League position: 10th Adam Armstong became the first player under the age of 18 to start a Premier League game for Newcastle United (17 years and 319 days).