Anthony Martial’s shot crept in at the close to post six minutes later to calm the old Trafford jitters and youngster Mason greenwood thumped home a second before Marcus Rashford’s header place the hosts on top of things.
Newcastle hardly helped themselves with some dreadful defensive and that they gifted Martial a second goal within the 51st minute to form the result a formality.
United might have scored a lot of with Paul Pogba creating an look off the bench and nearly adding a fifth.
It was the right response to last weekend’s 2-0 defeat by Watford for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s facet who are within the seventh spot with twenty eight points, four behind fourth-placed Chelsea.
Full EPL Boxing Day Results:
FT Tottenham Hotspur 2 – 1 Brighton & Hove Albion
FT AFC Bournemouth 1 – 1 Arsenal
FT Aston Villa 1 – 0 Norwich City
FT Chelsea 0 – 2 Southampton
FT Crystal Palace 2 – 1 West Ham United
FT Everton 1 – 0 Burnley
FT Sheffield United 1 – 1 Watford
FT Manchester United 4 – 1 Newcastle United
FT Leicester City 0 – 4 Liverpool