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Jonas Gutierrez thanked fans for their support after he returned to Newcastle after more than a year away following his battle against cancer.
The winger came on as a substitute for Ryan Taylor in the 65th minute of Newcastle's 1-0 defeat to Manchester United on Saturday for his first appearance since October 2013.
Gutierrez took the captain's armband from teammate Fabricio Coloccini as he came on in a fitting moment for the Toon hero.
"I will remember for the rest of my life, the reception," Gutierrez...
Newcastle United's home games with Manchester United don't usually end well. OK, there are memories such as Kevin Keegan's team beating the Red Devils 5-0, Sir Bobby Robson's side edging a 4-3 win and even Alan Pardew overseeing a 3-0 win at St James' Park.
But that's all they are: memories. And pretty distant ones at this rate because in reality, Newcastle have won just five times out of the last 22 visits for Man United.
Before the game, John Carver had spoken about how hard it was to match...
NEWCASTLE, England -- Three thoughts on Manchester United's 1-0 win vs. Newcastle in the Premier League.
1. Young's decisive late strike
"Attack, attack, attack," implored visiting Manchester United fans as the game wore on. Their side had been ponderous and punchless against a determined Newcastle effort, supplying another antiseptic display, while their rivals for a top-four finish were all winning. Liverpool were set to draw level on points, with the Merseysiders in infinitely richer form than...