Manchester United v Newcastle United in the Mike Ashley era has seen eight Premier League visits to Old Trafford.
Considering the overall chaos/disaster at the club under this owner, visiting Old Trafford hasn’t actually been quite as traumatic as you may imagine, overall.
The 6-0 (all goals in final 41 minutes) was a bit horrific but aside from that, you would have taken this collection of results below.
In the eight games, Newcastle have managed three credible draws plus the first win since 1972!
Mind you, I still have nightmares wondering how we lost that one on Boxing Day 2012…
Man Utd 0 Newcastle United 0 (22 August 2015)
(Newcastle are relegated despite also drawing 3-3 at home to Man U)
Man Utd 3 Newcastle United 1 (26 December 2014)
(Alan Pardew ‘masterstroke’ of giving 17 year old Adam Armstrong his first PL start as a lone striker. Papiss Cisse scores consolation 87th minute penalty after replacing him)
Man Utd 0 Newcastle United 1 (7 December 2013)
(A Yohan Cabaye 61st minute goal gives Newcastle first win at Old Trafford in 41 years)
Man Utd 4 Newcastle United 3 (26 December 2012)
(In a truly mad game, Newcastle manage to lose despite leading three times, through Perch, Evans own goal, and Cisse. Three days later Newcastle lose 7-3 away at Arsenal. NUFC manage to ensure Premier League safety when winning final away game at QPR)
Man Utd 1 Newcastle United 1 (26 November 2011)
(A 64th minute penalty equaliser from Demba Ba gives NUFC a point on…