Manchester United vs Everton EPL Picks 3/1/2020
Sunday, March 1, 2020
Anthony Martial and Manchester United (11-8-8, 5th in EPL) are headed to Goodison Park on Sunday where they'll meet Everton (10-6-11, 11th in EPL). The expected starting goalkeepers are David de Gea for Manchester United and Jordan Pickford for Everton. The moneyline on this matchup has Manchester United priced at +184 and Everton are priced at +158. The over/under is set at 2.5.
Manchester United comes into this match with a mark of 11 wins, 8 draws, and 8 defeats putting them at 5th in EPL. So far this season, they have scored a total of 39 goals which is good for 7th in the EPL. Their goal differential is +12, putting them at 4th in the EPL. In the matter of shots on target, they currently have a total of 141 which is good for 4th in the EPL. As a team, Manchester United has earned a total of 298 fouls which means they are averaging 11 fouls per contest. They currently have a total of 41 points for this season and they are averaging an attendance of 72,686.
Anthony Martial is one of the best players to watch for the Red Devils. The forward from France has participated in 186 games over the course of his career and has played a total of 11,746 mins. Up to now, the 23-year-old has scored 55 goals and has had an assist on 24 goals. For his career he is averaging 63.2 minutes per appearance. Martial has started 132 games and has committed 197 fouls during that period. In terms of shots on target, Martial has earned 136 which ranks him 72nd out of active players and 42nd among forwards. Daniel James is another scorer to keep an eye on for the squad from Manchester United. The 21-year-old from Wales has scored 7 goals in his professional soccer career which ranks him 226th when compared to active players in the league. He has totaled 4,593 minutes in his professional soccer career which ranks him 110th among active midfielders and holds an average of 77.8 minutes per game which ranks him 111th in the league. Over the course of his pro soccer career, he has a total of 42 shots on target which ranks him 92nd among active midfielders.
The man in goal for the Red Devils is David de Gea from Spain. He has played a total of 32,293 minutes defending the goal in his career. De Gea has allowed 1.08 goals per 90 mins in his career which places him at 8th among active goalies. Over the course of his career, he's surrendered 388 goals. He's earned a career save percentage of .727 which places him at 7th among active professional goalies.
Everton is the team that is standing on the other side of the pitch and for the current year they sit with 10 wins, 6 draws, and 11 defeats. With reference to goal differential, they are currently ranked 10th in the league with -5. They have earned a total of 34 goals for this season. Everton has a save % as a team of .598 which currently has them sitting 19th in the league, meaning scoring chances could be plentiful if they are aggressive. They have an average attendance of 39,133 which puts them at 10th in the league.
One of the hardest players to defend for the Toffees is Richarlison. The 22 year-old has drilled 37 balls into the net over the course of his pro soccer career. He ranks 62nd among active forwards in assists with 10 and has totaled 102 shots on target. He has played a total of 10,420 mins and averages 74.4 minutes per appearance. Another good player on this team is Gylfi Siguršsson. The midfielder from Iceland has tallied 91 goals over the course of his professional soccer career which is 5th among active midfielders. He also has committed 257 fouls.
In net for the Toffees is Jordan Pickford who has had an average career by allowing 1.39 goals per 90 mins and that ranks him 25th in pro soccer. In the 22,362 minutes he has played in his career, he has given up 346 goals. His career save percentage is .684 which places him at 26th among all goalkeepers still active in pro soccer.
Who will win tonight's soccer game against the spread?
Josh's Pick: Take Manchester United (+184)
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