It was a never-to-be-forgotten night for Manchester United as they matched the Premier League’s record score with a nine-goal demolition of sorry Southampton who ended a miserable night with nine men.
Harry Maguire, Bruno Fernandes, Aaron Wan-Bissaka, and Marcus Rashford scored the goals that overturned a shock deficit to beat Newcastle United at a rainswept St James’ Park.
Manchester United dispelled the fear they may struggle for goals following the £73million sale of Romelu Lukaku.
Eric Bailly may not be able to play for Manchester United until Christmas after a serious knee injury sustained in a pre-season friendly game against Tottenham.
Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford has signed a new contract with the club that will keep him at Old Trafford until June 2023 with the option to extend for a further year.