"Red Devils" did not convincingly look in the last rounds because of what they lost a little in the tournament plan. Will Mourinho's team win the victory in the upcoming meeting?
Everton"Everton" in the duel of the last round was close to continuing the unbeaten run in the Premier League. There were "toffee" on the road with "Bournemouth". In the course of the match, "blue" managed to recoup, but at 90 + 2 minute, still missed.
Thus, for "Everton" defeat was the first after the appearance at the helm of Sam Ellardius. Under his leadership, "toffee" played before this six games. I managed to beat Huddersfield 2-0, Swansea 3-1 and Newcastle 1-0, and also draw with Liverpool 1-1, Chelsea and West Bromwich 0-0. It should be noted that in general, "Everton" looked good in defense, but in the attack played still not the best way.
Perhaps give confidence to the actions in the attack the return of top scorer Wayne Rooney, who had a minor injury. Among the losses is worth noting only the injury of Leighton Baines.
Manchester UnitedIt seems that the defeat of the "Manchester City" still damped the morale of the "Red Devils." After that memorable match, Mourinho's team played six rounds in the championship. The heavy victories over outsiders were won - at home over Bournemouth 1-0 and on the road over West Bromwich 2: 1. Then came an unpleasant period. From the League Cup, Manchester United departed after losing to the Champion of Bristol 1: 2, and then played three times in the Premier League. We could not beat Lester 2-2 at home, as well as at home Southampton 0-0 and Burnley 2-2.
Such results pushed the wards Mourinho to third position. After the defeat of "Stoke City" in the last round of "Chelsea" beat the mankunians one point, and the fourth "Liverpool" is at a distance of three points.
In the infirmary, Manchester United have Romel Lukaku, Luis Antonio Valencia, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Chris Smalling, Marouane Fellaini, Eric Bayi and Michael Carrick. It is not clear yet whether Matteo Darmian and Antoni Martial will be able to take part in the match.