Manchester United captain Harry Maguire scored and came away with a goal to beat Newcastle United 4–1 on Saturday before dismissing the point of crisis following their slow start to the Premier League season.
Maguire’s team were two minutes ahead of the England defender with two second-half and late goals from Bruno Fernandes, Aaron Van-Bisaka and Marcus Rashford to score the goal with a header.
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Maguire and his teammates were criticized a lot after their below-par performances in a 6–1 home performance at Tottenham Hotspur two weeks ago, but the 27-year-old dismissed the crisis.
He told Sky Sports, “It’s fun, three games in a season and it feels like a big crisis. Two wins, two losers. We have to improve now.”
“When you play for this club and are beaten at home, we ask questions. We work hard in training, it’s a great group and we knew we had to bounce back. I felt that if It would be really harsh if we came away. ” Just one point. “
The game looked to be a draw at St James’ Park until United’s Portuguese midfielder Fernandes hit four minutes from time, with two more late strikes on the scoreboard in favor of Ole Gunnar Solaskar.
“It was important. Every game in the Premier League we want to be at the top. Some games we won’t be at our best, but we have to do the basics well and the games we lost don’t do the basics well. Are, ”Maguire said.
“We’re still a young team, but we won’t use it as an excuse. It was disappointing to start like we had, but [it was a] Tonight was big when we needed it, ”he added after a tough week in which he was forced to stop playing for England.
The manager of Maguire agreed, saying Saturday’s win over Newcastle is a sign that United are firing again on all cylinders.
“After the final result, that made the game even bigger. Then we were down 1-0 in two minutes, which made it even more,” Solskjaer told Sky Sports.
“But we showed great flexibility, great character to come back, handled the setback really well and we were led by an inspiring captain.
“We don’t want to use this as an excuse, but we need a president. We wanted to get this international break with more points than us, but now we know that our season has started today , Because we’ve come up. ” game speed. “
Manchester United’s second win of the season left them in 14th place with six points from four games. Solaskar will next face Paris Saint-Germain in the Champions League on Tuesday, ahead of their home clash with Chelsea in the Premier League.
“The boys have come together really well. They know we’ve got a tough and tough month ahead and they’re looking forward to every single game,” Solskjaer said.