Full Time – Everton 1-0 Man United
Relegation-threatened Everton STUN Man. United. Frank Lampard’s men go four points clear of the drop zone!
Anthony Gordon’s opener has given Everton a vital lead to protect in the second half!
Everton lead thanks to a huge goal from Anthony Gordon! As it stands, they’ll be four points clear of 18th.
Goal! Everton 1-0 Man United
Anthony Gordon has given Everton the lead! Goodison Park erupts! The ball falls to him in the box and his shot takes a fairly big deflection past David de Gea.
The game is on! Manchester United need this win to remain in the top 4 battle while Everton need a win to avoid dropping into the relegation zone.
If Everton fail to win today and Burnley beat Norwich tomorrow, the Toffees will drop to the bottom-three.
Crisis club Everton host Manchester United in Saturday’s early Premier League kick-off. As United look forward to another new era with the seemingly imminent appointment of Erik Ten Hag, the hosts are hoping to make a success of their own managerial change.
Frank Lampard is yet to wholly convince in charge of the club but, if there is a reason to be optimistic, Everton’s home form has been considerably better than on their travels.
Dripping with narrative as Everton look to avoid a first relegation since 1951, the Premier League meeting at Goodison Park is not to be missed.
Here’s how the teams will line-up.