Confirmed XI: Manchester United v Newcastle United


Wayne RooneyManchester United saw their six match winning streak end in their last fixture against Aston Villa as the match ended in a 1-1 draw.

After the last result, Louis van Gaal will be looking his side can get back to winning ways in order to keep the momentum going in order to keep the Red Devils in the title race.

United host Newcastle United for the Boxing Day fixture, with the visitors coming into this game after suffering a narrow defeat at the hands of arch-rivals Sunderland in the Tyne-Wear derby at St James’ Park last weekend.

The confirmed lineup is given below:

Manchester United: De Gea, Jones, McNair, Evans, Valencia, Carrick, Rooney, Mata, Young, Van Persie, Falcao

Newcastle UnitedAlnwick; Janmaat, Coloccini, S.Taylor, Dummett; Colback, Anita; Sissoko, Perez, Gouffran, Armstrong

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