19 Apr Man Utd Group Information: Accidents, suspensions and line-up vs Everton
The whole lot you’ll want to know forward of the Premier League conflict at Goodison Park on Sunday
Manchester United’s exit from the Champions League by the hands of Barcelona on Tuesday leaves them with one single goal to goal for this season – a top-four spot within the Premier League.
United are at present sixth heading into the sport towards Everton on Sunday, with supervisor Ole Gunnar Solskjaer believing that 15 factors could also be wanted to usurp two of Tottenham, Arsenal and Chelsea and safe fourth place over the ultimate six video games of the season.
The Purple Devils have been outplayed at instances by Barca and whereas the Toffees will symbolize a distinct take a look at, United might want to increase their efficiency ranges in the event that they’re to get all three factors from Goodison Park.
Man Utd Accidents
With Alexis Sanchez having returned towards Barcelona following knee bother, United’s checklist of unavailable gamers is shortening.
Antonio Valencia continues to be injured, whereas Eric Bailly has additionally been lacking resulting from a knock picked up on worldwide responsibility not too long ago.
Nemanja Matic is again after an sickness, however, regardless of having returned to coaching, the Everton sport is prone to come too quickly for Ander Herrera.
“We’ll have 20 [players] coaching this morning [Friday], plus the keepers, which isn’t unhealthy,” Solskjaer instructed MUTV.
“Nemanja and Alexis had a great session yesterday [Thursday] as effectively, so they are going to most likely be concerned. The squad is wanting good and getting higher and higher, I’ve to say.
“Ander is again in coaching – he’s been working actually arduous. Eric might be again in coaching over the weekend, Antonio we’re undecided about but.”
Elsewhere there ought to be no damage worries.
Man Utd Suspensions
Luke Shaw sits out the second match of his two-game ban having reached 10 yellow playing cards in home competitors this season however Ashley Younger is again in rivalry for Premier League responsibility having missed the win over West Ham resulting from a one-match suspension.
Man Utd Potential Beginning Line-Up
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer may be in no temper to make intensive modifications given United’s want for factors.
Romelu Lukaku may return up prime, although, after seeing Anthony Martial favoured at Camp Nou. Elsewhere, there could possibly be a return for Nemanja Matic in midfield whereas Diogo Dalot ought to be in rivalry following the experimental use of Victor Lindelof at right-back in midweek.
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Everton Group Information
Marco Silva will seemingly should make do with out Yerry Mina as soon as extra as a result of Colombian’s ongoing hamstring bother which was initially suffered on worldwide responsibility in March.
Opta Match Info
Everton have misplaced extra Premier League matches towards Manchester United than any aspect has towards one other within the historical past of the competitors (36).
Following a run of three right away defeats towards Everton with out scoring a single aim, Manchester United have gained two of their final three top-flight video games at Goodison
Everton’s solely earlier league win, and Man Utd’s solely earlier league defeat on Easter Sunday got here on this precise fixture within the 2013-14 marketing campaign (Everton 2-0 Man Utd).
Everton have gained their final two house Premier League video games towards ‘huge six’ sides, as many as that they had of their earlier 19 within the competitors (W2 D7 L10). They final gained three house league video games in a row towards such opponents within the competitors in March 2012.
Manchester United have misplaced their final two Premier League away video games – they’ve not misplaced three in a row on the highway since January 1996.
Anthony Martial has scored in every of his final three Premier League video games Everton – the final Man Utd participant to attain in 4 straight matches towards a single opponent was Wayne Rooney vs Hull in November 2014.
Man Utd boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer scored seven Premier League targets as a participant towards Everton – towards no aspect did he internet extra within the competitors.
Paul Pogba is Man Utd’s highest scorer within the Premier League this season with 13 targets. It’s essentially the most within the competitors by a French participant in a season for Man Utd since Eric Cantona in 1995-96 (14), whereas seven of his targets have been penalties – solely Ruud van Nistelrooy (eight in 2002-03) has scored in a single marketing campaign for the Purple Devils.
Everton’s Gylfi Sigurdsson has been straight concerned in seven Premier League targets towards Man Utd (four targets, three assists) – towards no aspect has he been concerned in additional. Nonetheless, all 4 of his targets scored towards them have come at Previous Trafford.
TV Protection & Kick-Off Time
Kick-off is 13.30 BST (08:30 ET) on Sunday, and might be proven dwell in the UK on Sky Sports activities Premier League and Sky Sports activities Primary Occasion. It will likely be proven on NBCSN in america, and on numerous channels all over the world.