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Sports News of Thursday, 16 May 2024



Kobbie Mainoo scores to propel Manchester Utd to defeat Newcastle 3-2

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Kobbie Mainoo, an England midfielder with Ghanaian heritage, showcased his skills as he scored the opening goal for Manchester United on Wednesday night. This remarkable performance served as an inspiration for the team, leading them to a 3-2 victory over Newcastle United.

The talented teenager, Mainoo, was given the opportunity to start for the Red Devils in their highly anticipated Round 34 clash against the Magpies. The game took place at Old Trafford, where Mainoo made his mark in the 31st minute by equalizing the score and giving Manchester United the lead. This impressive goal was made possible by an assist from Amad Diallo.

At halftime, Mainoo's goal stood as the difference between the two teams. However, Newcastle United managed to restore parity to the game in the 49th minute through Anthony Gordon's goal.

Nevertheless, Manchester United showed resilience and determination. With goals from Diallo and Rasmus Hojlund, they fought hard and secured a well-deserved 3-2 victory.

In injury time, Newcastle United's Lewis Hall scored a consolation goal, but it was not enough to change the outcome of the match.

With his goal in this game, Kobbie Mainoo has now scored a total of three goals for Manchester United in the English Premier League. His contribution to the team's success is commendable, and he continues to make a name for himself on the football field.

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