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Everton vs Manchester United: Match Preview

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Everton will be hosting Manchester United on Sunday at Goodison Park.

Manchester United lie sixth in the Premier League points table. They are two points behind Chelsea who have played a game more than United.

Everton lies ninth in the Premier League points table. They have 46 points, 18 points behind Manchester United who occupy the last European qualification spot.

Form

Everton – LWWWL

The Merseysiders have been inconsistent throughout the season. In their last five games, they have won thrice and lost twice. Those three wins came against Arsenal, Chelsea and West Ham. But at the same time, they have lost against Newcastle and to be relegated Fulham.

Manchester United – WLLWL

Manchester United have been struggling in recent weeks. They have had three defeats in their last six games. Their last victory against West Ham United was much down to poor referee decisions, rather than their good performance.

Injury/Suspensions

Everton

Yerry Mina is injured and will not be available for the game against Manchester United. Andre Gomes will miss the game due to suspension. Morgan Schneiderlin is doubtful for the game as well.

Manchester United

Antonio Valencia and Eric Bailly will not be available due to injury. Luke Shaw is suspended for the trip to Goodison. Matteo Darmian will also be doubtful for the trip and will likely miss out.

Probable Lineups

Everton

Formation: 4-2-3-1

Pickford; Coleman, Keane, Zouma, Digne; Gueye, Davies; Richarlison, Siggurdson, Bernard; Calvert-Lewin.

Manchester United

Formation: 4-3-2-1

De Gea; Dalot, Smalling, Lindelof, Young; Fred, Matic, Pogba; Mata; Lukaku, Rashford.

Stadium

Goodison Park, Everton

Possible Outcome

Everton at home are completely team than at away fixtures. Manchester United will be aware of that fact. They will need to step up their game against Merseysiders to get a win at Goodison.

Richarlison and Bernard will test the United defence. We are expecting a narrow victory for either of sides.

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