Everton 1 Manchester U 1
Everton 1 Manchester United 1, Goodison Park, English Premier League, March 1, 2020. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was content with a point as his side drew 1-1 with Everton.
The Evertonians went ahead through an early goal from Dominic Calvert-Lewin in the third minute of the Premiership encounter at Goodison Park. After the half-time refreshments, Manchester United came more into the match and the visitors managed to equalise with a well-placed shot from recently signed Bruno Fernandes sixteen minutes into the second half. Everton did find the net for a second time in stoppage time, but Calvert-Lewin´s effort was disallowed after Gylfi Sigurdsson was adjudged to be offside by the video assistant referee. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: “We cannot think about the Premier League table too much; we just have to think about one game at a time. Today gives us one more point on the board and in a difficult away game that we know all about.” Everton Team: Jordan Pickford, Mason Holgate, Leighton Baines, Michael Keane, Seamus Coleman, Gylfi Sigurdsson, Andre Gomes, Tom Davies, Richarlison, Dominic Calvert-Lewin, Theo Walcott. Substitutes: Djibril Sidibe, Bernard, Moise Kean, Yerry Mina, Fabian Delph, Alex Iwobi, Joao Virginia. Manchester United Team: David de Gea, Victor Lindelof, Harry Maguire, Luke Shaw, Aaron Wan-Bissaka, Bruno Fernandes, Fred, Nemanja Matic, Anthony Martial, Scott McTominay, Mason Greenwood. Substitutes: Juan Mata, Brandon Williams, Odion Ighalo, Eric Bailly, Jesse Lingard, Andreas Pereira, Sergio Romero.
Manchester United Quickfacts
Everton and Manchester United shared the spoils in a 1-1 draw on the opening day of the 1999-2000 Premier League campaign. United took the lead courtesy of Trinidad and Tobago international striker Dwight Yorke, only for The Toffeemen to level the score thanks to a late own goal from Jaap Stam.