Eddie Howe’s side are defying the odds a little after Saturday’s 1-0 victory over Chelsea ensured the club will be sitting third in the Premier League table on Christmas Day.
From their opening 15 games, United have collected 30 points as supporters dare to dream about European qualification come the end of the campaign.
For many, it’s an imaginable position to be in. So, would Newcastle be better off without VAR, or are they benefitting from it currently?
Here’s how the Premier League table would
Would the Magpies be in a better or worst position without VAR? Well, the answer to that is the former as we take you through the Premier League table in full.