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Fans choice of Newcastle United team v Manchester United tonight

2 years ago

We asked fans the question, which 11 players would you pick in your Newcastle United team v Manchester United?

We put together a list of the 21 players who could potentially be selected for this game.

Rafa Benitez having made six changes at Liverpool and three against Watford, so potentially set to make some more tonight in the busy festive programme of matches.

What though do the Newcastle fans see as the best eleven to play today?

The supporters appearing to go for a 4-4-1-1 formation as opposed to Rafa’s recent five at the back preference.

Nine of the choices getting 82% fan support or higher.

Whilst the slightly more contentious spots see Kenedy (62%) selected on the left and Yoshinori Muto (57%) as the main support to Salomon Rondon.

As for those who missed out,Christian Atsu (42%) and Ayoze Perez (40%) scored highest.

This is how the team would look based on the Newcastle fan votes (percentage support for all players below):

Here is the percentage (rounded up or down to nearest whole number) support for each Newcastle player from the thousands of votes cast:

98% Salomon Rondon

96% Martin Dubravka

95% Jamaal Lascelles

93% Matt Ritchie

92% Paul Dummett

91% Fabian Schar

91% DeAndre Yedlin

86% Jonjo Shelvey

82% Mohamed Diame

62% Kenedy

57% Yoshinori Muto

42% Christian Atsu

40% Ayoze Perez

20% Jacob Murphy

17% Sean Longstaff

15% Isaac Hayden

9% Javier Manquillo

4% Joselu

2% Freddie Woodman

2% Rob Elliot

2% Achraf Lazaar

Newcastle United v Man Utd Match Betting:

Newcastle United win 19/4Draw 16/5Man Utd win 11/20

Rondon to score first goal 8/1NUFC win 1-0 17/1Newcastle to score in both halves 17/4

All Newcastle United v Man Utd betting HERE


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