Premier League

 Full TimeNBCS
Manchester UnitedMUN
4
 
1
Newcastle UnitedNEW
 0-1M. Longstaff  17'
A. Martial  24' 1-1 
M. Greenwood  36' 2-1 
M. Rashford  41' 3-1 
A. Martial  51' 4-1 
NEWM. Longstaff  17' 0-1
MUNA. Martial  24' 1-1
MUNM. Greenwood  36' 2-1
MUNM. Rashford  41' 3-1
MUNA. Martial  51' 4-1
HT: 3-1
Old Trafford
Referee: Kevin Friend
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Martial's double helps Man United beat Newcastle 4-1

Manchester United's Anthony Martial, center, and Newcastle United's Federico Fernandez battle for the ball during their English Premier League soccer match at Old Trafford, Manchester, England, Thursday, Dec. 26, 2019. (Martin Rickett/PA via AP)

MANCHESTER, England (AP) Anthony Martial's double helped Manchester United come from behind to beat Newcastle 4-1 in the English Premier League on Thursday.

United was stunned when Matty Longstaff netted the opener for Newcastle.

Martial equalized in the 24th minute. Mason Greenwood's strike and Marcus Rashford's header sent United into the lead before halftime and Martial sealed the victory six minutes after the break.

United rose to seventh place, while Newcastle is 10th in the standings.

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Updated December 26, 2019

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