Man Utd vs Newcastle LIVE: Team news and line ups confirmed, Paul Pogba starting decision


Paul Pogba was named among the Manchester United substitutes and Mason Greenwood came in for just his third Premier League start as Newcastle arrived at Old Trafford.

The 26-year-old France international impressed off the bench against Watford on his return from an ankle injury, but the midfielder was on the bench as Greenwood and Andreas Pereira came in for Daniel James and Jesse Lingard.

Manchester United summer target Sean Longstaff and brother Matty, who scored the winner when the sides met at St James’ Park, came into the Magpies side, as did Jetro Willems and Dwight Gayle.

Manchester United XI: de Gea, Wan Bissaka, Lindelof, Maguire, Shaw McTominay, Andreas Pereira, Fred, Greenwood, Rashford, Martial.

Subs: Jones, Pogba, Mata, Lingard, Young, James, Romero.

Newcastle: Dubravka, Schar, Fernandez, Lejeune, Manquillo Sean Longstaff, Matthew Longstaff, Almiron, Willems, Gayle Joelinton.

Subs: Carroll, Shelvey, Hayden, Krafth, Yedlin Darlow, Atsu.

Referee: Kevin Friend (Leicestershire)


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