Despite a number of clear-cut opportunities, a second-half Matt Ritchie strike consigned Manchester United to a frustrating 1-0 defeat to Newcastle inside an ardent St James' Park on Sunday afternoon.
20 pics from St James' Park Gallery
See a selection of photos from the Reds' Premier League clash with Newcastle United.
The same Reds striker was in the thick of it again moments later as he played in Alexis who took the ball around Dubravka, but Lejeune came to the home side's rescue blocking the ball, before United's no.7 could slide it into the empty net.
The Reds battled on and so nearly grabbed a last-gasp leveller after a goalmouth scramble, but it wasn't to be for Mourinho's men this time.