Manchester United are coming to terms with life under Louis van Gaal and are fighting for a top four spot in an increasingly tight battle with Liverpool and Arsenal to name but a couple and the Magpies are just trying to get through the rest of the season.
That being said, John Carver has his eye on the top job full time and will want to avoid another drubbing to have any chance of that happening.
With that in mind, we have taken a look at four key clashes that will determine the outcome of the game.
Click on Papiss Cisse to see who we think has to be at the top of their game.
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