The Red Devils drew at Newcastle (3-3) after a late goal in the 90 minute. Juan Mata was on the bench for the first time this season in the Premier, and came on the pitch replacing Herrera in the 74 minute.
Manchester United drew (3-3) in their trip to Newcastle, and for the first time this season in the Premier, Juan was not in the line-up. The Asturian replaced ander Herrera in the 74 minute. Five minutes later, Rooney scored the 2-3 but a goal from Dummett in the 90 minute denied United the victory.
Van Gaal gave minutes to Lingard, placing him in Juan´s position. The Ducth said so before the match stating that Juan needed some rest after the Christmas carousel. Although United took a two goal lead, Newcastle fought back and levelled the game in the second half.
Juan replaced Ander in the last quarter of an hour and did not have much time to settle in the game. Liverpool will host United next Sunday 17 at Anfield, kick off 14.05.