Newcastle displace Manchester United in third with win over Erik ten Hag's side

Callum Wilson celebrates after scoring for Newcastle against Manchester United in the Premier League in April 2023.
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Newcastle United have displaced Manchester United in third place in the Premier League after a 2-0 over Erik ten Hag's side at St. James' Park on Sunday.

The Red Devils beat the Magpies to win the Carabao Cup when the two teams met at Wembley at the end of February, but Eddie Howe's side came out on top this time after taking control of the game in the second half.

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Ben Hayward
Weekend editor

Ben Hayward is the Weekend Editor of FourFourTwo. A European football writer and Tottenham Hotspur fan with over 15 years’ experience, he has covered games all over the world - including three World Cups, several Champions League finals, Euros, Copa America - and has spent much of that time in Spain. Ben speaks English and Spanish, currently dividing his time between Barcelona and London, covering all the big talking points of the weekend on FFT: he’s also written several list features and interviewed Guglielmo Vicario for the magazine.