As two of the Premier League’s most historic and supported teams are set to go head-to-head on BT Sport at 12:45 on Saturday (click here to find out more), it seems apt to look back at some of the truly epic clashes between Manchester United and Newcastle through the years. The Magpies and the Red Devils have come to blows (literally on some occasions) across the decades, providing memories that get dragged up annually in the build-up to the clubs’ modern day clashes.

From home victories to away day routs, excellent goals to scrappy tap-ins and league wins to cup triumphs, this fixture has had something to cater for every football fan in its history, so here are ten of the very best Manchester United vs Newcastle ties…

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Manchester United vs. Newcastle clashes

Newcastle 4 – 3 Manchester United 15:09:2001