Here’s our detailed take on United's shock 1-0 defeat to Newcastle…
Goals When Patrice Evra's defensive header struck Moussa Sissoko, the Reds defender was completely out of the game and the Newcastle forward had time and space to advance before picking out Cabaye, unattended and onrushing, for a calm finish past De Gea.
Star men In the first half, Adnan Januzaj caught the eye with some typically exciting play, but even the youngster faded in influence as Newcastle tightened the shackles on United's attackers.
Sub-plots Robin van Persie's return appeared timely, with Wayne Rooney serving a one-match suspension, but the Dutchman was up against a central defensive pairing on top of their game. Even then it looked like he had managed to nod United back on level terms late on, only for an assistant's flag to correctly rule him offside.