Everton is set to face off against Manchester United in a thrilling clash at Goodison Park for Round 13 of the Premier League.
Everton finds themselves in a challenging position, having slipped into the Relegation zone due to a hefty 10-point deduction for violating Premier League rules. Currently stationed at the 19th spot, they've secured victories in just four out of the 12 matches played so far. However, Everton displayed potential in their recent Premier League face-off by clinching a triumph against Crystal Palace.
In contrast, Manchester United is on an upward trajectory, experiencing a resurgence in form. With consecutive wins under their belt, they currently hold the 6th position in the Premier League standings, having triumphed in 7 out of the 12 matches played.
Manchester United will aim to maintain their winning streak and solidify their position in the league. The top bookmakers in India have fantastic Premier League odds with them.
Man Utd consistently registers an impressive 4.94 shots on target per match, significantly enhancing their chances of securing the opening goal in the game.
The betting tip is...
Manchester United to score in the second half
Regrettably, Everton will be without crucial players such as Seamus Coleman, Dele Alli, André Gomes, and Amadou Onana.
However, on a brighter note, Beto is in exceptional form, boasting an impressive 18.4% accuracy in getting his shots on target. His remarkable performance has undeniably influenced the team positively.
But that's not the only source of strength; Calvert-Lewin has emerged as a formidable presence, contributing a total of 5 goals and assists combined. These two players are undoubtedly formidable forces to be reckoned with on the field.
Beto is expected to start for Everton
Predicted Lineup: Pickford, Young, Tarkowski, Branthwaite, Mykolenko, McNeil, Onana, Garner, Harrison, Doucouré, Calvert-Lewin/Beto.
Alongside the sidelined players Lisandro Martinez, Rasmus Højlund, Luke Shaw, Christian Eriksen, and Casemiro, who are currently recovering from injuries, the team is facing notable challenges.
To overcome these obstacles, there's a substantial focus on the performance of M Mount. Demonstrating an impressive 11.6% accuracy in getting his shots on target, Mount is expected to play a pivotal role.
Adding to the offensive prowess is Bruno Fernandes, who has contributed a total of 7 goals and assists. These two players are expected to play pivotal roles in overcoming the challenges posed by the absence of key teammates.
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To penetrate Manchester United's formidable defense, Everton must showcase exceptional skill and precision, allowing no room for errors.
With an impressive average possession of 53.24%, Manchester United possesses attacking prowess that can swiftly translate into the goals needed for a resounding victory in this clash.
Despite Manchester United securing victories in their last two games, both by a narrow margin of 1-0, and that too in the second half, they'll be eager to generate more opportunities and find the back of the net with increased frequency.
Despite this challenge, Everton's goalkeeper, Pickford, has been stellar, making 39 crucial saves.
His outstanding performance presents a formidable obstacle for United. As the game approaches its conclusion, there's a sense that Manchester United is poised to secure a commanding lead, asserting their dominance on the field.