Christian Atsu positive ahead of Manchester United game

By Haruna Mubarak
Christian Atsu positive ahead of Manchester United game
Christian Atsu positive ahead of Manchester United game

Ghanaian winger Christian Atsu is confident his side, Newcastle United can cause an upset at Old Trafford against Manchester United in the English Premier League.

Christian Atsu's Newcastle will come up against Manchester United late in the afternoon on Saturday. The Magpies are yet to secure a win this season as they have lost five and drawn two leaving them in the relegation zone.

The Red Devils are also enduring a poor run at home as they are winless since Matchday 1 victory against Leicester City.


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The 26-year-old admits the match would be difficult but believes a win against the Red Devils will turn around their season.

“We know it will be a tough game for both teams,” Atsu told the Chronicle. They are struggling too and so are we. We have to stick together. We can’t lose our heads and the big teams don’t get beaten three or four times in a row.

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“We have to change things ourselves. This is the moment we need everybody to get behind the team. We think the fans deserve better. We’re working hard and trying to change everything. For me, one win will change the atmosphere around the club.”

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