All eyes now turn back to the Premier League, where Eddie Howe’s Newcastle will travel to Old Trafford this weekend. The Magpies, who are currently one point behind United in sixth place, are unbeaten in their last four matches and have only lost one game this season, against Liverpool.

Newcastle will present a tough test for Ten Hag’s side, as the Reds look to win their fourth successive match in all competitions. Sunday’s game presents the first of three matches in a week for United, with the Premier League’s congested fixture schedule beginning to test the club’s squad depth.

Erik Ten Hag Pre Newcastle Press Conference
Erik Ten Hag Confident that he has players that can score 20 goals ahead of their clash with Newcastle

Here’s all you need to know ahead of Sunday afternoon’s game.

What TV channel Manchester United vs Newcastle United on?

The match is not being shown live on UK television channels but TV highlights will be on Match of the Day 2 on BBC One on Sunday 16th October at 10:30pm while MUTV will bring you live radio commentary of the game. The Manchester Evening News will also bring you live updates from Old Trafford during our live matchday blog, making sure you don’t miss a moment from the game.