Three reasons Everton will end Man United’s long unbeaten Premier League run

Everton will be looking to bounce back from defeat in the Merseyside derby on Saturday and continue their push to secure European football next term when they face Manchester United at Old Trafford on Tuesday night.

The injury-hit Toffees were beaten 3-1 by Liverpool at Anfield at the weekend, as goals from Sadio Mane, Philippe Coutinho and Divock Origi cancelled out Matthew Pennington’s first half equaliser for Ronald Koeman’s side.

Despite the loss, the three teams directly above Everton in the Premier League table – Arsenal, United and Manchester City all drew, so Koeman’s men didn’t lose too much ground as they look to finish as high up the standings as possible.

In fact, the Merseyside outfit know that they will leapfrog the Red Devils if they can pull off a win at the Theatre of Dreams in midweek, and they will certainly be confident of doing just that despite the fact that Jose Mourinho’s side are unbeaten in 19 top flight matches.

Here are three reasons Everton will take all three points back to Goodison Park on Tuesday night…