Week 23 features a match on Monday Feb 8th, where Manchester United hosts Everton in a meeting of these two Premier League teams. Manchester United is fresh off their 1-2 loss against Sheffield United. Kean Bryan struck first for Sheffield United in the 23rd minute on a feed from John Fleck, then Harry Maguire tied it up for Manchester United in the 64th minute. With 21 points in their last 10 matches Manchester United should be reasonably happy with their performance, while in Everton’s last match they recorded a 1-1 draw against Leicester City. James Rodríguez scored the first goal for Everton in the 30th minute, but Youri Tielemans got the equalizer for Leicester City in the 67th minute earning them at least the one point. With 20 points in their last 10 matches Everton should be reasonably happy with their performance.
In their last match on Nov 7th, Manchester United was victorious by a score of 3 to 1 in front of an empty stadium. Bernard scored the first goal for Everton in the 19th minute, then in the 25th minute, Luke Shaw sent in a beautiful pass which was converted by Bruno Fernandes Finally they completed the comback in the 32nd minute on a goal by Bruno Fernandes to cap off a wild match.
Abdoulaye Doucouré and Cenk Tosun are the top scorers for Everton in the last 5 matches, but unfortunately they only have one goal.. Paul Pogba has been the most effective weapon for Manchester United lately. The French midfielder has netted two goals in his last 5 matches
Manchester United will be without Marcos Rojo, Brandon Williams and Phil Jones, while Carlo Ancelotti’s Everton squad will be without Allan, Abdoulaye Doucouré, Dominic Calvert-Lewin, Lucas Digne, Jean-Philippe Gbamin, Fabian Delph and Niels Nkounkou.