As it happened: United come from behind to record crucial 3-1 win
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15:3724 days ago

That's all for now

I've been Alec Whitaker and it's been a pleasure to bring to you all of today's action.

Stay tuned for the match report and warm down of the match. 

15:3724 days ago

Crucial win

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Post-match analysis

After going 1-0 up thanks to Bernard's 19th-minute strike, they failed to kick on. 

United showed great spirit after falling behind and were level almost instantly through Fernandes, who powered his header past Pickford. 

The comeback was complete when Fernandes' cross nestled into the back of the net without Rashford getting a touch in the 32nd minute.

Cavani then put some gloss on the result by finishing low into the bottom corner in the 95th minute from the Portuguese International's pull back.

Ultimately, Everton were poor and Manchester United thoroughly deserved their win. 

15:2824 days ago

Full-time: Everton 1-3 Manchester United

A drab second half but United won't care - they did all of their hard work to come from behind in the first half.

A much-needed win for Ole Gunnar Solsjkaer's and his side.

BT's MOTM: Bruno Fernandes.

Post-match analysis to follow

15:2724 days ago

90+5 Everton 1-3 Manchester United

Fernandes puts the ball on a plate for Cavani, who coolly slots home from close range.
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90+5 Everton 1-3 Manchester United

15:2224 days ago

90+1' Everton 1-2 Manchester United

Doucoure blasts over Coleman's cut-back from 20 yards.

Everton have been really disappointing in the final third. 

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90' Everton 1-2 Manchester United

The fourth official indicates four additional minutes. 
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88' Everton 1-2 Manchester United

Doucoure and Tosun also see yellow. 
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83' Everton 1-2 Manchester United

Fred stops Coleman in his path and consequently goes into the book. 


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82' Everton 1-2 Manchester United

A double change for the visitors around 10 minutes to play:

ON: Cavani & Pogba

OFF: Martial & Mata

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80' Everton 1-2 Manchester United

Another change for the Toffees:

ON: Tosun

OFF: Rodriguez

Two upfront now for Everton. 

15:0624 days ago

76' Everton 1-2 Manchester United

Everton win a succession of corners but unfortunately for them, nothing comes of them. 
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74' Everton 1-2 Manchester United

Mata's shot from 20 yards is well blocked by an Everton defender.
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72' Everton 1-2 Manchester United

Chances have been few and far between so far in this second half. 
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67' Everton 1-2 Manchester United

Also a change for Manchester United:

ON: Tuanzebe

OFF: Shaw

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66' Everton 1-2 Manchester United

Ancelotti makes the first substitution of the day.

ON: Iwobi

OFF: Sigurdsson

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60' Everton 1-2 Manchester United

Pickford fails to collect the ball and Maguire is then bundled over.

VAR checks for a penalty, but nothing is given. 

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59' Everton 1-2 Manchester United

Fernandes is shoved over by Sigurdsson in a promising crossing free-kick position.
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57' Everton 1-2 Manchester United

Coleman goes on a marauding run forward but is crowded out inside the box. 
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54' Everton 1-2 Manchester United

The Toffees have started the second half the better of the two sides and have been getting into some promising attacking positions. 
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50' Everton 1-2 Manchester United

Fernandes goes into the referee's book for a late lunge on Sigurdsson. 
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49' Everton 1-2 Manchester United

Calvert-Lewin wins a free-kick in a promising position. 

Sigurdsson delivers, but Wan-Bissaka heads away the danger.


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46' Everton 1-2 Manchester United

The hosts get the second half action underway at Goodison Park.

A big second half for Manchester United and Ole Gunnar Solsjkaer

14:2124 days ago

Half way there...

14:2024 days ago

Half-time Everton 1-2 Manchester United

United have shown great spirit to come from behind and are good value for their one-goal lead.

You get the feeling the scoreline won't stay this way...

14:1624 days ago

45' Everton 1-2 Manchester United

The fourth official indicates there will be four minutes added time. 
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45' Everton 1-2 Manchester United

Martial is now down and receiving treatment after an aerially clash with Keane. 
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43' Everton 1-2 Manchester United

Fernandes is down and receiving treatment from the physio. 
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41' Everton 1-2 Manchester United

The hosts have struggled to create anything of note since falling behind. 
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32' Everton 1-2 Manchester United

CORRECTION: Fernandes' cross found the net without the need of Rashford's head.

He won't be claiming that one. 

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32' Everton 1-2 Manchester United

They've come from behind! 

Rashford nods in Fernandes' cross.

Great response from the visitors!

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32' Everton 1-2 Manchester United

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30' Everton 1-1 Manchester United

Bernard has been really bright down the left-wing and looks a threat every time he comes forward. 
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28' Everton 1-1 Manchester United

POST: Digne smashes De Gea's right hand post with his powerful left-footed shot from inside the box. 
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25' Everton 1-1 Manchester United

INSTANT RESPONSE. Bruno Fernandes heads the ball into the top corner from Shaw's cross. 
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25' Everton 1-1 Manchester United

13:5424 days ago

23' Everton 1-0 Manchester United

Rashford cuts inside on his right foot from just inside the box, but his shot never troubled Pickford. 
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19' Everton 1-0 Manchester United

Calvert-Lewin flicks on Pickford's kick into the path of  Bernard, who takes a touch before lashing into the bottom right corner from just outside the box.
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19' Everton 1-0 Manchester United

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16' Everton 0-0 Manchester United

CHANCE: Martial does brilliantly to bring the ball down in the box, but he drags his shot wide of Pickford's post. 
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14' Everton 0-0 Manchester United

Solsjkaer is pictured on the touchline with a gleaming smile on his face, but will Everton have the last laugh come full-time?
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12' Everton 0-0 Manchester United

Everton's attacking play is predominantly coming down the left flank through Bernard, who has delivered a couple of searching crosses, which the United defence has done well to deal with. 
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09' Everton 0-0 Manchester United

Wan-Bissaka blocks Digne's cross for a corner, which Sigurdsson delivers, but it comes to nothing. 
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07' Everton 0-0 Manchester United

CHANCE: Calvert-Lewin glances over Bernard's left-winged cross. 
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05' Everton 0-0 Manchester United

United have settled the better in these very early stages and are enjoying the lion share of possession, as Solsjkaer stands with his arms in pockets on the touchline. 
13:3024 days ago

01' Kick-off

We're finally underway! United get the first-half underway kicking from left to right.
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1-minute silence

Following Remembrance Sunday, The Last Post is being played as we remember those who lost their lives in battle. 


13:2424 days ago

5 minutes to kick-off

The players are gradually making their way onto the pitch. 


13:0124 days ago

The man with the whistle

Experienced Premier League referee Paul Tierney has been selected to officiate the match this afternoon.

Tierney last oversaw Leeds United's 3-0 away win to Aston Villa on 23 October.

In the five matches he has taken charge of this season, he has shown 14 yellow cards and one red card.

12:4624 days ago

Strong management or poor decision?

Ole has made the bold decision in leaving Paul Pogba out of the Starting XI.

Time will tell whether the Norweigan has made the right decision. 


12:4424 days ago

Must-win for Ole Gunnar Solsjkaer

If you believe the rumors, this could be Solsjkaer's last game in charge. 

Therefore, it is imperative United get back to winning ways this afternoon. 

It will be extremely interesting to see if he is able to get a reaction out of his team. 

12:3924 days ago

Pickford starts as Ancelotti makes 6 changes

Pickford is preferred in goal and Mason Holgate is given his first PL start of the season. 

IN: Pickford, Coleman, Holgate, Digne, Rodriguez & Bernard. 

OUT: Olsen, Nkounkou, Mina, Kenny, Delph & Gomes.

12:3524 days ago

4 changes for Red Devils

Solsjkaer makes 4 changes from the 2-1 defeat to Istanbul Basaksehir on Wednesday night. 

IN: De Gea, Lindelof, Fred & McTominay

OUT: Henderson, Tuanzebe, Matic & Van de Beek

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Everton: Starting XI

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Manchester United: Starting XI

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Team news on the way

Join me from 11:30 AM for the Starting XI's & more pre-match quotes. 
12:0224 days ago

It's Matchday!

11:5324 days ago

Last details

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11:4824 days ago

Solsjkaer feeling optimistic

Addressing the media prior to the game, Solsjkaer said: "Every time you play for United you expect to see passion and fight. I'm a believer in these boys, they'll come back and show how much they care.

"Today has been a bright day and the boys are ready for a reaction. We're all hurt and it's never easy or enjoyable to lose two on the bounce. That's football and you've got to react.

"We're searching for consistency. That's something we need to improve on. Every game becomes history quickly and we've got to go to Goodison Park in a positive mindset."

11:4324 days ago

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11:3824 days ago

Manchester United: Predicted Lineup

De Gea, Wan-Bissaka, Lindelof, Maguire, Shaw, Fred, Pogba, McTominay, Fernandes, Greenwood, Rashford (4-2-3-1).
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Everton: Predicted Lineup

Pickford, Kenny, Mina, Keane, Digne, Doucoure, Allan, Gomes, Rodriguez, Sigurdsson, Calvert-Lewin (4-3-3).
11:2824 days ago

Manchester United: Team News

Dean Henderson was between the sticks in Wednesday night’s defeat, but David De Gea is expected to return, along with Fred.

Anthony Martial is eligible for selection after serving his three-match domestic ban, while Scott McTominay and Mason Greenwood are also in contention to start.

Long term absentees, Eric Bailly and Phil Jones remain side-lined and Victor Lindelof is a doubt after it emerged he was still troubling with a bad back.

11:2324 days ago

Everton: Team News

Ancelotti opted to select Robin Olsen in goal at Newcastle, but he indicated that Jordan Pickford would be reinstated for Saturday.

Lucas Digne is available for selection after his three-game ban for a red card against Southampton was reduced to a single match on appeal. However, Richarlison is still suspended, following his sending off in the Merseyside derby.

James Rodriguez required rest but should be available again, and Andre Gomes should be available despite receiving a knock to his knee.

Seamus Coleman, Ben Godfrey, Mason Holgate and Jean-Philippe Gbamin are all major doubts.

11:1824 days ago

United need to find some form and fast

Manchester United may be top of Group H in the UEFA Champions League on goal difference, but their lackluster and toothless 2-1 defeat to Istanbul Basaksehir in Turkey on Wednesday night left pundits and fans alike asking even more questions of Ole Gunnar Solsjkaer, who is under more pressure than ever to turn their dismal form around.

Every Premier League game is a must-win for the Red Devils at the moment, who astonishingly, sit closer to the relegation zone than the top seven having recorded just seven points from their opening six matches.

United have picked up just a solitary point at Old Trafford, which came in the stalemate to Chelsea on 24 October, but they have won both of their away matches, so it may suit them playing away from home.

11:1324 days ago

Toffees look to get back to winning ways

Everton’s impressive start to the season was dealt another blow when they suffered back-to-back defeats for the first time under Carlo Ancelotti after they were beaten 2-1 away to Newcastle last Sunday

However, the early Premier League leaders can return to the top of the table with a win over Manchester United this afternoon.

Ancelotti’s side are unbeaten at Goodison Park this season and will fancy their chances, having dropped just two points. That came in their last home game when Calvert Lewin salvaged a point in an entertaining Merseyside derby, which ended 2-2.

11:0824 days ago

Stadium and kick-off

Everton vs Manchester United will be played at Goodison Park, in Liverpool, England. The kick-off time is scheduled at 12:30 BST.
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