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Manchester United 3-1 Newcastle United: Marcus Rashford plays key role in home win

Manchester United 3-1 Newcastle United: Marcus Rashford plays key role in home win

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Marcus Rashford played a key role in a win over struggling Newcastle as Manchester United returned to second place in the Premier League.The England striker helped the hosts overcome a stuttering start when he lashed in an 18th goal of the season by beating Karl Darlow at the near post after 30 minutes. Allan Saint-Maximin then scored a deserved equaliser with his first goal since coming back from a two-month absence caused by coronavirus symptoms, slamming in after Harry Maguire failed to clear. The Newcastle winger then threatened again early in the second half, but the game turned after 57 minutes when Daniel James re-established the lead.That led to the visitors' confidence draining away, with Rashford then earning a penalty as he drew a foul from Joe Willock before Bruno Fernandes kno...
Rashford: People behind racist abuse should have accounts ‘deleted immediately’

Rashford: People behind racist abuse should have accounts ‘deleted immediately’

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Manchester United player Marcus Rashford has urged social media companies to take stronger action to stop racist abuse, telling them to immediately delete the accounts of those responsible.The England forward was subjected to online racism following United's 0-0 draw at Arsenal a fortnight ago, comments he described as "humanity and social media at its worst". And that came amid widespread racist abuse for several high-profile players in both the men's and women's game. Please use Chrome browser for a more accessible video player Chair of Kick It Out Sanjay Bhandari responds to Marcus Rashf...
Man Utd’s Marcus Rashford racially abused on social media

Man Utd’s Marcus Rashford racially abused on social media

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Last updated on 30 January 202130 January 2021.From the section Man UtdManchester United forward Marcus Rashford says he was subjected to "humanity and social media at its worst" after receiving racist abuse on Saturday night.The 22-year-old, who was awarded the MBE for his work fighting child food poverty, received multiple racist messages on Instagram on Saturday. They were sent to the England striker after his club's 0-0 draw with Arsenal."I'm a black man and I live every day proud that I am," he said on Twitterexternal-link. "No-one, or no one comment, is going to make me feel any different. So sorry if you were looking for a strong reaction, you're just simply not going to get it here."I'm not sharing screenshots. It would be irresponsible to do so and as you can imagine there's nothi...

Mourinho fumes at Tottenham performance, West Ham star man Antonio suffers injury blow, Leeds star Bamford backs Rashford knighthood

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[unable to retrieve full-text content]Follow the latest football news, gossip and expert opinion on the big talking points in the game. Plus, we’ll bring you the reaction from the Europa League where Arsenal, Tottenham, Leicester, Rangers and Celtic were all in action. News Headlines Michail Antonio faces at least a month on the sidelines after picking up a hamstring […] talkSPORT
Marcus Rashford: Man Utd striker scores hat-trick after 1m signatures

Marcus Rashford: Man Utd striker scores hat-trick after 1m signatures

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Marcus Rashford has been the talk of the country off the pitch and once again displayed his prowess on it.In a week when the England international has rallied support in his bid to take on the government in the fight to provide free meals for deprived schoolchildren, he also served up a wonderful hat-trick in the Champions League.Told to "stick to football" and accused of "virtue signalling" by some, Rashford displayed his powers at multi-tasking - showing it is possible to be a campaigner at the same time as a goalscorer - by coming off the bench to net his first senior hat-trick for Manchester United in the 5-0 win over RB Leipzig.The 22-year-old did not arrive until just after the hour mark, but then netted three times in 16 minutes in a virtuoso display of clinical finishing.Manager Ol...