Wayne Rooney had a goal perhaps wrongfully ruled offside and the Red Devil attack was stifled by an inspired defense performance by Newcastle United as the two sides played to an entertaining goalless draw.
Manchester United ended their USA tour with a 2-0 loss to Paris Saint-Germain.
Wayne Rooney, Jesse Lingard and Adnan Januzaj all scored for Manchester United as the Red Devils overcame Barcelona in Levi's Stadium in pre-season action.
Wayne Rooney's winner in Slovenia put him even with Gary Lineker and one behind Sir Bobby Charlton as England's all-time leading scorer.
Wayne Rooney missed Week 37 against Arsenal but could return for Manchester United's trip to Hull City for the season finale.
After early Friday reports indicating that Wayne Rooney and Luke Shaw were likely to be available for the Arsenal match on Sunday, both players have been ruled out.
Wayne Rooney is expected to recover from the injury he suffered last weekend in time to feature for Manchester United against Arsenal at Old Trafford on Sunday.
Wayne Rooney was withdrawn at halftime of Manchester United's match with Crystal Palace after struggling with a thigh complaint throughout the first half.
Wayne Rooney had a mini-revival as United were winning but starting with the Manchester Derby he has struggled to produce fantasy points and real world goals.
Wayne Rooney has recovered sufficiently from the knee injury he picked up at Goodison Park last weekend and will, in all likelihood, start for the Red Devils against West Brom.
Manchester United and England captain Wayne Rooney will be assessed after picking up a knee injury at his former stomping ground on Sunday.
Louis Van Gaal has had to do some serious shuffling to compensate for injuries and the shuffle might see Wayne Rooney play as a holding midfielder again.
Forwards don't necessarily have to do more than score a goal to be deemed to have done their job in a match and it's a good thing because that's about all Wayne Rooney did in Sunday's big win.
Wayne Rooney scored once from the penalty spot and once from open play as he broke a personal eight match goalless streak and gave his team a 2-0 over Sunderland.