The match is going to be a survival of the fittest as the two teams will be battling for retaining their current position as well as a possible and an anticipated position displacement.
Currently, United is occupying the fourth position on the league table with 13 points after playing 6 matches with a plus 8 goals difference while Everton is on the 5th position on the EPL table after playing 6 matches with 13 points but with plus five goals difference.
So the difference between these two teams however is their goal difference which is currently in favour of the United.
This however makes United ahead of their visitors in the EPL table. See EPL table below;
A look at these two team's head to head shows that they have had previous encounter.
In the last ten meetings of these teams, the statistic shows that United have won five times while the two teams have been able to pull a total of four draws as Everton has only won once.
This makes United a force to reckon with in the up coming encounter. This is as a result of their win percentage over their visitors given their previous encounter.
However, on the contrary, should Everton defeat their host this is what will definitely happen. There will be a dramatic turn of event for the host and a change in the EPL table.
A look at the EPL table above shows that United is on top of Everton by reason of goals difference.
United is currently occupying the 4th position on the EPL table while Everton is on the 5th position.
Both teams have same point and have played same number of matches. The only matching difference between the two is in their goals difference.
Therefore one of the things that is bound to happen in this clash is that should this match end in favour of Everton then United will be displaced by their visitors on the EPL table.
By such stand point, Everton would have gone 3 points clear ahead of their host. Therefore this match is a crucial one for the host as it's going to be a decider for their positional status on the EPL table this weekend.
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