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Cristiano Ronaldo nets brace on return, Man Utd 4 – 1 Newcastle

With Cristiano Ronaldo marking his return with a brace, Manchester United sealed a 4-1 win against Newcastle United in the Premier League, at Old Trafford on Saturday.

The Portugal captain scored his first goal almost end of half-time, via a deflection.

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Javier Manquillo brought Newcastle back into the game with a driving effort in the early stages of second-half. But Ronaldo had other plans, scoring his second goal within a few minutes after a through ball from Luke Shaw.

Bruno Fernandes added another goal for United with a long-range effort in the 80th-minute.

Jesse Lingard, who came in as a substitute, scored another goal for the home side in the dying stages of injury time.

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