Everton defeats Manchester united in Theater of Dreams to Keep their premier league Dreams Alive. Everton defeated Manchester united in Saturday’s early kick off as they continue their fight in the relegation Waters.
The Tofees lost on thursday night to fellow relegation strugglers Burnley, which mounted more pressure on already under fire boss Frank Lampard.
After a run of one win in five games saw the Tofees just one point off relegation places facing a Manchester united team fighting for champions league spot square off against each other on match day
Manchester united welcomed back top scorer Cristiano Ronaldo to the starting eleven as they looked to compound more woes on the Evertonians.
Everton welcomed back captain Seamus Coleman and ex Manchester city star Fabhian Delph back to the starting xi.
The Red Devils started the game brightly as Marcos Rashford saw his header smartly saved by Jordan Pickford.
Cristiano Ronaldo saw his shot blocked by Doucoure and Allan as the Tofees looked to contain the forays of Attacks by the Red Devils.
Everton got their first goal through
Anthony Gordon as the Goodison Park erupted
The ball fell to him in the box and his shot took a fairly big deflection past David de Gea.
Portuguese superstar Cristiano Ronaldo took a snap shot and Jordan Pickford with a reflex Dave to keep the ball out of the net.
The Evertonians at the back of De gea’s goal thought Richarlison’s shot would trickle in but the Manchester united goalkeeper with an outstanding save to tip the ball over the bar.
Everton goalkeeper Jordan Pickford was in excellent form as he produced one of the best performances in an Everton shirt.
The Tofees were all resolute as Demarai Gray made a last ditch block to keep the score at one nill with the game ending that way.
Frank Lampard punched the air in delight at the blast of the whistle as Goodison roared their players on for a massive win. Tge ex Chelsea boss was happy with his players and pointed out how they all stucked to their tasks He praised Anthony Gordon and said he was among the likes of Mason Mount, Phil Foden and the rest of the young English talent that would take the world by storm when they’re finally in their Element.
Manchester united after this defeat left them languishing in 7th and are currently at risk if missing out of the champions league.