“[Cristiano] Ronaldo did a speech to the boys last night,” Ole Gunnar Solskjaer told MUTV after Manchester United beat Newcastle 4-1.
“It’s just perfect for him, you see what he’s about, sensing the movement, smelling the danger. But he’s also evolved into a proper team player.”
The Portuguese forward showed his class by applauding his teammates on the field even when they wasted chances.
Jesse Lingard, who has struggled at the club in the past, came off the bench to score our fourth goal of the game.
All in all, it was a fantastic team performance from the Red Devils while their hero led from the front.