CHRIS WHEELER: Altay Bayindir has had to wait patiently for his chance since joining United from Fenerbahce on deadline day in September.
Despite Ten Hag's best efforts, the results haven't been matched by displays with United often scraping through games unconvincingly, raising serious questions about their manager's future.
CHRIS WHEELER AT STJAMES' PARK: Erik ten Hag 's refusal to drop Andre Onana and insistence that he is statistically the second-best goalkeeper in the league created pressure.
From the Mersey to the Bosporus to the Tyne, it's a week of sound and fury for Manchester United. They will face a stiff examination when they visit St James' Park on Saturday night.
The Red Devils were held to a 3-3 draw with Galatasaray on Wednesday night, as their hopes of qualifying for the Champions League knockout rounds took a big hit.
Onana failed to keep out two free kicks from Hakim Ziyech as United again failed to hold into a lead as Galatasaray come from behind to grab a 3-3 draw at the Rams Stadium.
CHRIS WHEELER: Shaw is set to return for the first time in three months after recovering from a serious thigh muscle tear. The England defender played in the first two games of the season.
CHRIS WHEELER: Erik ten Hag leapt to Andre Onana's defence on Friday and insisted that Manchester United's under-fire goalkeeper deserves to stay as his No 1.
The Manchester United manager intends to stand by his goalkeeper Andre Onana despite a series of high-profile mistakes.
Goalkeeper's howlers against Galatasaray were the latest in a string of high-profile errors since his summer move to Old Trafford
Onana’s form is once again under scrutiny after the Cameroon goalkeeper made costly errors against Galatasaray.