The agent for Zinedine Zidane said the former Real Madrid coach is not interested in managing in England amid persistent reports that he will replace Jose Mourinho at Manchester United. However, despite the victory, there remain a lot of issues that need to be addressed by the Portuguese.
Juan Mata, Anthony Martial and Alexis Sanchez all scored in the final 20 minutes against Rafael Benitez's side and striker Romelu Lukaku has questioned why Mourinho's team can not always produce such thrilling attacking football.
Sir Bobby Charlton warned Manchester United about rebounding from the Louis Van Gaal fiasco by getting in bed with José Mourinho, but no one listened and now the Red Devils are stuck in another miserable relationship that quickly needs to end.
"We felt that if we scored it was not impossible, especially at Old Trafford".
All three goals were in front of the Stretford End, goals which fans hope will be a turning point in United's bad season.More news: Conor McGregor planning Dublin rematch with Khabib Nurmagomedov after UFC 229 chaos
"We have some kind of situation with Man United".
"Yes, the way they came back to beat Newcastle from 2-0 down will give them confidence".
It is about the football club they love and the football club we represent with honour and dignity.
Two Champions League clashes with Cristiano Ronaldo's Juventus and meetings with high-flying Bournemouth and Everton follow before United travel to City for the Manchester derby on November 11.
And Sanchez proved the hero, scoring his first Premier League goal since March 31 by heading home in the 90th minute before United waited out five minutes of added time.More news: VP Pence Accuses China of Interfering in Midterms, Undermining Trump
And the Magpies were close to putting that suggestion to the test, before Alexis Sanchez grabbed a last-ditch victor after United fought back from two goals down.
"Yet they are completely different players this season because they are constantly hearing their manager telling them they are not good enough".
"And the players have to take their share of the blame because they can put the effort in like they did in the second half against Newcastle".
"To their credit, United rallied to come back and win".
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