The Data Zone: Townsend salvages point for Everton in draw with Manchester United
After a goal from Matrial, Manchester United were 1-0 up at half-time, in their home game against Everton in the Premier League. But then, Everton clawed their way back into the game and equalised through Townsend. The game finished 1-1.
Away team Manchester United took the lead just before half time as Anthony Matrial found the net, with an assist by Bruno Fernandes.
In the 65th minute, Andros Townsend netted, with an assist by Abdoulaye Doucoure, to equalise for Everton. The 1-1 goal was the last goal of the game.
Manchester United have 3 wins, 1 draw and 1 loss with a 8–4 goal difference in the last 5 games, while Everton have 3 wins, 1 draw and 1 loss and a 8–5 goal difference.
The last outing between the teams ended in a 3-3 draw, with Manchester United at home in February 2021.
Manchester United have scored 14 goals. They have scored 10 goals at home. They’ve conceded 6 goals in total.
Everton have scored 13 goals in this campaign. Away from home they have scored 13 goals. They’ve conceded 8 goals in total.
Manchester United have opened the score in 1 of their 6 of the games, and have a winning ratio of 100 percent when scoring the first goal.
After this game in the Premier League, Manchester United will take on Leicester (away) on 15 October 2021, Liverpool (home) on 23 October 2021 and Tottenham (away) on 29 October 2021. Everton play West Ham (home) on 16 October 2021, Watford (home) on 22 October 2021 and Wolverhampton (away) on 31 October 2021.