Manchester United were held to a 1-1 draw by Everton on Sunday, after Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s first-half opener was cancelled out by a late Leighton Baines penalty at Goodison Park. 

The Reds had controlled much of the game, both in terms of possession and chances created, but the frustrating result leaves Jose Mourinho’s sixth in the Premier League table on 21 points, just above the eighth-placed Toffees.

A positive to note before the match was the return of summer signing Eric Bailly, who was named on the bench and in the squad for the first time since suffering an injury at Chelsea on 23 October.

A period of silence preceded the match as respects were paid to the 75 people, including members of Brazilian football team Chapecoense, who were tragically killed in a plane crash in Colombia earlier in the week. The travelling Reds supporters also displayed a banner that emphasised the club’s support.

 

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